The myth of Canelo being "weighed drained" against Mayweather and other excuses debunked

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by MarkusFlorez99, Jul 18, 2021.

  1. WhataRock

    WhataRock Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jul 29, 2004
    I think the problem was he was protein deficient.

    Once he starting sampling the "carne especial" this deficiency was addressed.
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  2. Trafford

    Trafford Well-Known Member Full Member

    Sep 29, 2018
    Do you realise how much your body grows in 3 years ya numpty especially at the age Canelo was.
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  3. Themessiah

    Themessiah no hables tanta mierda Full Member

    Feb 1, 2021
    Floyd is just a way better boxer. That's the reality
  4. HolDat

    HolDat Active Member Full Member

    Sep 25, 2020
    Canelo boiled down to 154 anyway (his advantage). Blame Canelo and his team for being overconfident in believing he could still have an advantage despite shedding 2 more pounds. Let's not act like Floyd is a big guy. Catchweights are sometimes needed for the "best" to fight the best.
    I forgot, did anyone force the so called face of boxing (today) to fight Money May? NOPE.
  5. UniversalPart

    UniversalPart Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 1, 2010
    Canelo was so "drained" against Mayweather that he came in 20lbs heavier on fight night than Floyd, yet still couldn't touch him :lol:
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  6. northpaw

    northpaw Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jun 5, 2010
    This is what I said back in 2018, the weight drain was a myth..............
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  7. JOKER

    JOKER "He is greater." — AdamT on Pac > Fluid Jr. Full Member

    Dec 18, 2019
    Clenelo was drained.

    Clenelo was so drained that Floyd's punches caused the most facial damage of any Clenelo opponent to date. When your body is drawn and drained, it bruises far more easily. Clenelo barely bruised against GGG, Jacobs, or anyone else.

    Clenelo now can weigh in at 168/175 and look shredded and rehydrate to 180s. That's how far apart the two Clenelos are.
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  8. UFC2020

    UFC2020 Active Member Full Member

    Sep 15, 2019
    Lol the Canelo of today will still lose to the Floyd of the 2013 fight. He can do as much research and homework on Floyd, Floyd will always end up making the superior adjustments and being his daddy inside the ring and outside the ring. You will not find a television network telling Floyd to get the hell out of here on a $280 million deal over 4-5 years, they pay him that much for a single fight.
  9. UFC2020

    UFC2020 Active Member Full Member

    Sep 15, 2019
    "My easiest work". Floyd whenever he is asked about Canelo
  10. Olu G. Rotimi

    Olu G. Rotimi Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    May 29, 2007
    Excellent post well put together. You are quite right that Billy Jane Saunders should not be compared to Mayweather.
  11. Olu G. Rotimi

    Olu G. Rotimi Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    May 29, 2007
    He beat him like a Daddy beats his son.
  12. Olu G. Rotimi

    Olu G. Rotimi Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    May 29, 2007
    He was 23 with over 40 fight and unified world champion.
  13. Furey

    Furey EST & REG 2009 Full Member

    Oct 18, 2009
    The Canelo that Mayweather fought was 'green' in comparison to the fighter he has gone on to become now.

    He's now hit his prime and a completely different beast to the 2013 version, anyone with 2 brain cells can see that.
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  14. Braindamage

    Braindamage Baby Face Beast Full Member

    Oct 1, 2011
    Canelo said he would come down to 152 to make the fight. Canelo put it out there first. Mayweather just got it penned on the contract.
    That's like me saying I'll pay BCS8 $1000.00 to shine my shoes, then blame you for over charging me when I can't pay my other bills. BCS8 is not the one to blame in this situation.
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  15. BCS8

    BCS8 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 21, 2012
    Mayweather still doesn't get credit for beating a non-weight-drained Canelo.