Taylor Catterall is OFF

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by DramaShow, Jan 21, 2023.

  1. djfonti

    djfonti Active Member Full Member

    Jun 25, 2005
    I'm surprised he got baited in to a rematch in the first place. Should've moved on. Caterall is dangerous and he doesn't really have a huge amount to gain from beating him. Controversies are forgotten quickly in boxing as there's a new one every week.
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  2. EJC83

    EJC83 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 20, 2019
    Look at Taylors career, the reason it was going so well is because he fought regularly and always wanted to fight the best, upping the quality of opponents rapidly, culminating in him becoming the king of the division in double quick timing and winning a brilliant WBSS in the process. What a shame it's become this mess, he was in terrible, terrible condition months before the first Catterall fight, the signs were there that he was kicking back too much, it's the inactivity that ruins you.
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  3. 08Horacio08

    08Horacio08 New Member Full Member

    Jan 20, 2023
    that could be true good thinking
  4. iamthegreatest

    iamthegreatest Active Member Full Member

    May 4, 2020

    They were going at it today ringside.
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  5. morrie21

    morrie21 Active Member Full Member

    Apr 2, 2012
    Still nothing officially announced by the promoter regarding this. Everyone just taking that reporter Coppinger's word for it. Not saying he's wrong here, but the **** has been mistaken plenty in the past in the "rush to be first."
  6. Plaistow

    Plaistow Member Full Member

    Jul 20, 2019
    Nah Shalom has confirmed it’s postponed via several interviews he gave on Saturday…
  7. Bob Flaps

    Bob Flaps Active Member Full Member

    Mar 30, 2019
    Liam Smith confirmed it in one of his interviews on Sat night, for what it's worth.
  8. Here's Johnny

    Here's Johnny Well-Known Member banned Full Member

    Jan 18, 2015
    Gutted. I really enjoyed the performance Catterall put on that night. I’d totally gone to sleep on him due to the boring match making against overmatched people. I really liked Taylor as a fighter so thought he’d beat Jack quite handily. After the first couple of rounds I was loving his boxing so I ended up wanting Jack to win and I’m not fickle. People seem to have forgotten how bad that result was and I’ve read many comments down playing it and saying it doesn’t matter it was quite close anyway. All I’ll say is I’ve never seen almost every pundit and fan react like that to a decision. Hopefully it can happen eventually.
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  9. finzwinz

    finzwinz Member Full Member

    Apr 29, 2006
    There seems to be a lot of chat on insta that there’s more to it than meets the eye. Wonder what’s going on?
  10. Gareth Priest

    Gareth Priest New Member Full Member

    Aug 27, 2022
    What's going on is Quack Quack Taylor knows Catterall has his number.
  11. McGrain

    McGrain Diamond Dog Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2007
    WBO are apparently pursuing him for a medical certificate confirming the injury. Publicly.
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  12. Murderers' Row

    Murderers' Row Boxing Addict Full Member

    Apr 23, 2020
    "Quack Quack" Let's not make that a thing in here. It's just about acceptable in the general but not here.

    Well that's a first
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  13. Water o World

    Water o World New Member Full Member

    Jan 23, 2023
    LOL. As if Taylor doesn't have the means to forge a "medical certificate".
  14. McGrain

    McGrain Diamond Dog Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2007
    :lol: I don’t think he’d have to forge one. But yeah, he will be covered.