The IBF won't grant Warrington an exception.

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  1. Puroresu_Fan

    Puroresu_Fan Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Seems fair if they already gave him one.
     
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    Smudge_ Active Member Full Member

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    I'd much rather see Warrington fight one of the other belt holders, but seeing that slimey wee creep Galahad getting beat will be a decent consolation.
     
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  3. MeatFeastMan

    MeatFeastMan Active Member Full Member

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    That's all good. I think I'd prefer to see him finish off the British fighters. He only needs to beat Galahad and he's cleared that out. It also allows him to have a tiny breather, because a fight against Santa Cruz or Valdez are much more high paced fights than one against Galahad would be. He needs it after facing Selby and Frampton.
     
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  4. ryanm8655

    ryanm8655 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    A shame Warrington doesn’t punch a bit harder...
     
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    Snowy1989 Member Full Member

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    The IBF are usually on the ball with mandatories so it's no surprise.

    Probably a good thing for Warrington- homecoming in Leeds against a beatable opponent before looking to unify in the states.
     
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    Scissors Boxing Addict Full Member

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  7. DavidJames

    DavidJames Active Member Full Member

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    not a fan of drugs cheats getting a shot but after warringtons last two performances I see him beating galahad
     
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    jonny v Well-Known Member Full Member

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    He will destroy galahad
     
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    pow Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Frampton was introduced as WBO 'interim' champion so that would now make Warrington mandatory for Valdez. If they think they have the beating of Valdez they should bin the IBF. Frampton v Galahad would be a proper grudge match though and the build up would be intense and personal. I can see the Leeds boys really giving it to Galahad and If Barry is smart he will give it back like Ohara Davies did in Liverpool. Also have the Hearn/Warren factor, no doubt Hearnz is bitter about Warringtons success in fact I'm sure that was a motivating factor in getting Galahad to mandatory.
     
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  10. Suspect.chin

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    Be interesting to see if he performs as well as in his last two fights when he's expected to win (if he fights galahad).
     
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    sid Active Member Full Member

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    Right just look @ Frampton's face after fighting Josh.
     
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  12. TBC-ASAP

    TBC-ASAP Active Member Full Member

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    This would worry me as well.
     
  13. anjawnaymiz

    anjawnaymiz Get outta my pub you slags!!! Full Member

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    Warrington would sort Galahad out no problem but I’d rather see him fight Valdez
     
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  14. CutThroatFade

    CutThroatFade Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Yeah I don’t mind this. We’d also get to see Warren destroy Hearn at a press conference.
     
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  15. Billy-Willins

    Billy-Willins R.I.P Sir Bobby Robson Full Member

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    Not that he could but why would you want to see Warren destroy Hearn?
    I grew up with Warren don’t mind him at all but can see him for what he is...
    This guy would rather dissolve his own company’s than pay people ... numerous
    Times also famed for pulling fighters and shows...... Eddie actually pays his
    Fighters and gets them what they are worth ..... everything he has done has benefitted
    The fighters and made boxing more mainstream again and popular which it needs...
    Frank was chased off sky for failing to deliver .... has showed time and again that he’s a bit of a crook...
    Again I still don’t mind him..... just don’t get the match room hate at all......
     

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