Swap ONE current Boxing rule with a Classical one

Discussion in 'Classic Boxing Forum' started by roughdiamond, Nov 12, 2020.

  1. El Gallo Negro

    El Gallo Negro Active Member banned Full Member

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    Get rid of 10 point scoring, keep it simple 8 rounds to 4
     
  2. SHADAPBLAD

    SHADAPBLAD Viscous Knockouts Full Member

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    No more water in between rounds. You want water? Hahaha. Knock out the other guy and then you get some water haha
     
  3. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Bronsonville Full Member

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    But what about Primo or Sugar Valuev?
     
  4. Mendoza

    Mendoza Hrgovic = Next Heavyweight champion of the world. banned Full Member

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    15 rounds for title unification matches.
     
  5. destruction

    destruction Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Looks like the consensus here is to return to same day weigh ins.

    The weight bullies really **** me off personally, and make a mockery of the weight classes. Same day weigh ins would end that.

    Another one I would definitely change is for all world title fights to be over 15 rounds.

    I think 12 rounds for two elite boxers at the top is often not enough to determine a clear winner.
     
  6. Scratch

    Scratch Active Member Full Member

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    Allow smoking in the venue.

    All pundits must wear a fedora, a bow tie and speak in a New York accent.
     
  7. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Bronsonville Full Member

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    Cigars only.
     
  8. mrkoolkevin

    mrkoolkevin Never wrestle with pigs or argue with fools Full Member

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    Bring back the original weight classes and eliminate everything between middleweight and heavyweight.

    Bring back fights on boat decks.

    Bring back seconds dragging their downed fighters back to their corners and frantically waving huge towels to cool them off.
     
  9. escudo

    escudo Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Myeh, go **** yourself, see. Boston Tom McMustache would eat Vitali alive with his ability to stand and feint for for 75 rounds. Myeh see, myeh.

    You know this might actually work for me. I'm in.
     
  10. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Bronsonville Full Member

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    You think they're feints, but they're actually rapid blows.
     
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  11. escudo

    escudo Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Myeh, You THINK because he's 5'6" he stands no chance but people actually ate better in 1858 than now. Plus the opium made him immune to pain, see. Myeh see Myeh , These effeminate Ruskies have nothing for 168lbs grass fed fury all coked out on Dr. Mctavishes headache feel good serum. Performance enhancing drugs weren't invented until George Foreman though see. IT'D BE A SLAUGHTER SEE, A SLAUGHTER.
     
  12. FrankinDallas

    FrankinDallas Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    One substitute per fight allowed. If one boxer gets hurt, bring in a fresh guy for one round.
     
  13. Jel

    Jel Reserving the right to be inconsistent Full Member

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    **** 'em.
     
  14. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Bronsonville Full Member

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    I know you would, and so would I.
     
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  15. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Agreed. Exactly what I thought of first.
    The SAVED BY THE BELL RULE should be re-introduced.
    The round is over, the referee should let the interval proceed.
    It's just dumb to carry on counting when the bell has sounded.