This fight isn't happening. It's over

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by MarkusFlorez99, May 10, 2021.

  1. MagicE

    MagicE Active Member Full Member

    Aug 16, 2017
    In all seriousness if they don't make the fight for early September at the latest with the return booked in and announced at the same time they should both be stripped so the division can move on.

    The entire division is on standby it's a joke
  2. MarkusFlorez99

    MarkusFlorez99 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 13, 2021
    Again Understandable. But Fury claimed he didn't care about the money and that all he cares about is destroying other fighters like a spartan. If that were true he'd sugn the contract anyway and would be training to KO the glass jaw bodybuilder. But from the looks of it thats not going to happen
  3. FrankinDallas

    FrankinDallas Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 24, 2004
    Pacquiao and Spence both drew 40,000. If they provide a good undercard, with some locals
    and some Mexicans it will draw 75,000 because people will come to Dallas for it. Excellent hookers, casinos up the road in Oklahoma, good places to eat, and excellent hookers.
    And strip clubs full of hot women. And hookers. Easy to get here by plane from anyway,
    including the UK .
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  4. bruce_keyes

    bruce_keyes Well-Known Member Full Member

    Feb 9, 2008
    it will eventually happen... but just know, this is a $150 million dollar fight... usually in business, a deal thats worth that much money can take up to a year to negotiate... it will eventually happen.
  5. lobk

    lobk Original ESB Member Full Member

    Jul 19, 2004
    Neither guy has the following like Pac and Spence is a local kid. Spence tickets were also very reasonable in price. Pac fighting Margarito and Spence fighting Garcia helped too with the very large Hispanic population. If they drop the ticket price who knows but if they are looking to cash out with the crazy price in the gulf. Good luck with that.
  6. C.J.

    C.J. Boxings Living Legend revered & respected by all Full Member

    Apr 14, 2009
    When does Eddie Hearn lie?? Every time his mouth moves
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  7. VBOX


    Feb 8, 2012
    I'm a happily married man but damn, texas sounds great lol. Never been.
  8. ForemanJab

    ForemanJab Boxing Junkie Full Member

    May 8, 2014
    They should move the fight to Florida or Texas.
  9. ButeTheBeast

    ButeTheBeast Well-Known Member Full Member

    May 27, 2012
    Fury vs Joshua is not a huge fight in the US. It certainly doesn't fill a stadium.

    The MGM Grand would probably be the best venue depending on when Vegas opens up. I think they could get around 15,000 people to pay 1k a ticket. Vegas high rollers will be interested.

    All of the above is based on Brits not being able to fly.
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  10. jmb1356

    jmb1356 Active Member Full Member

    Sep 30, 2019
    Getting awfully late for a fight of this magnitude for July.
  11. Babality

    Babality KTFO!!!!!!! Full Member

    Dec 6, 2008
    If they are both at fault, I'd want them both to lose their next fight.
  12. FrankinDallas

    FrankinDallas Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 24, 2004
    One of my sons in law is English. Lives in Austin and loves it, obviously especially for the weather. Hopefully not for the hookers.
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  13. kirk

    kirk l l l Staff Member

    Jul 26, 2004
    Not enough money for Fury :lol: How this mug has fans is beyond me.
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  14. Lord Burghley

    Lord Burghley Ruthenia delenda est Full Member

    Nov 21, 2019

    Negotiations have proven difficult time after time when when dealing with AJ, and a fighter who has a good chance at defeating him. Negotiations break down, then AJ’s team (Hearns) likes to spin this in the public domain. However, I will also add dealing with Fury has always been a headache.
  15. CroBox29

    CroBox29 Active Member Full Member

    Nov 24, 2019
    Just give us that fight or some other fight worth watching...