Teofimo Lopez knew he would fight an injured Loma

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  1. EddieLima

    EddieLima Member Full Member

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    12:10 At the video Teo admits
    Lots of props to Teofimo for winning the fight against Lomachenko but the more I check about that fight you could clearly see it wasn't a 100% Loma with the shoulder injury. Now Teofimo says that every fighter is not 100% but listening to some of his interviews before the fight you can see that he knew Loma was pro injury.
     
  2. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

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    Lomachenko was the champ, the a side and the holder of all the cards.

    All Lopez did was take the fight and beat him.
     
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  3. dinovelvet

    dinovelvet Antifanboi Full Member

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    If Loma thought he was injured he should have put a rematch clause in the contract
     
  4. venbox

    venbox Active Member Full Member

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    Agreeing to fight with an existing injury is not only dangerous, it's unethical. The fans and those who make bets are cheated. Fights are postponed all the time, it's not that Loma was ruined and in dire need for the money. He could just have pulled out and rescheduled the fight after getting surgery.
     
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  5. miniq

    miniq WAR WALRUS Full Member

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    No excuses Fury fought Wilder with two shot elbows walked head first into his best shots and still came out triumphant great fighters find a way to win.

    Loma needed a go out on his shield mentality earlier in that bout his tactics were all wrong he waited him out for too long.
     
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  6. EddieLima

    EddieLima Member Full Member

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    Lopez was also a champ. All I'm saying is that Loma was injured and Lopez knew about it (admittedly). He was injured in Campbell fight and still got the W.
    My point is that Lopez knew about this and used to say a different story before the fight, thats why now Lopez wouldn't like to rematch Loma
     
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  7. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

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    Lomachenko knew he was injured when he made the fight, also he specifically chose to not give Lopez a rematch clause.

    He swung his A side dick on negotiations and got beat. Tough ****.

    I'd like to see them go at it again though. I reckon Loma has another crack at the top jn him.
     
  8. DaRealJT

    DaRealJT 32-0-1 Full Member

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    Surely people aren’t still crying about this fight… Loma got beat fair and square, you guys need to accept this.
     
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  9. EddieLima

    EddieLima Member Full Member

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    Not crying about this fight. I agree Loma got beat, but he had shoulder surgery right after. Teo said that it was an excuse but he knew about it beforehand. He admits in the video and after the fight he changed his speech. A lot has passed since and Teofimo lost to Kambosos.
    Teofimo is giving up even worst explanations for his loss to the Aussie. The point of the thread is not on how Loma won that fight but on how Teofimo is full of ****
     
  10. DynamicMoves

    DynamicMoves Active Member Full Member

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    So you just made a thread about how much you hate Teofimo.
     
  11. drenlou

    drenlou Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    This.
     
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  12. Stiff Jab

    Stiff Jab Despiser of Super-Middleweights Full Member

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    I care as much about Loma's injury heading into the fight as I do about Teo's health issues heading into the Kambosos fight.
     
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  13. Richmondpete

    Richmondpete Real fighters do road work Full Member

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    Loma was in the driver's seat and he made the fight, didn't disclose an injury and didn't put a rematch clause in the contract. He lost. It's ok.
     
  14. FastSmith7

    FastSmith7 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Loma's overconfidence cost him this fight, he thought Lopez was a pushover and would have beaten him with ease.
     
  15. BigBone

    BigBone Boxing Addict Full Member

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    sLomo lost to old and young, green and ancient, small and large, inside and outside. Still a solid B+ fighter with a hilariously overrated, hand picked resume like Rigo or Saliddadio that went horribly wrong.

    How do you even buy a title fight you never earned then lose it with judges on payroll? :biggrin:
     
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