This McGuigan- Kinehan thing

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by Jamal Perkins, Aug 16, 2020.

  1. Somali Sanil

    Somali Sanil Wild Buffalo Man Full Member

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    He claimed to not know who he was being introduced too lol...
     
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  2. channy

    channy How Much!!! Full Member

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    None of them could say they didn't know who each other was!!
     
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  3. mark ant

    mark ant Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Bruno wasn`t the sharpest tool in the box though.
     
  4. Hattonmad

    Hattonmad Boxing Addict Full Member

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    After hearing that Frampton doesn't pay MTK any fees for their managerial role in his career, it makes you wonder how bad Barry actually is. Of course it looks like one man is ripping you off when another provides the same service for free.

    It also makes you wonder how MTK are a sustainable boxing business if they're not even charging certain fighters fees. Looks more like they're laundering drug money.
     
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  5. Journey Man

    Journey Man Journeyman always. Full Member

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    The funny thing is it was Jimmy Saville that introduced the two of them!
     
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  6. Trafford

    Trafford Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Amd they have just paid £200k to stage a fight between ****ens and Galahad with no TV deal and no crowds. Essentially blowing a quarter of a million quid on a show with no revenue and no one is asking where the funding is coming from
     
  7. Jamal Perkins

    Jamal Perkins Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Bwahahaha
     
  8. lencoreastside

    lencoreastside Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    You just did. Which is precisely why we need free speech. It works.
     
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  9. Willis Brown

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    When you consider ,according to Wikipedia , the MTK Golden Contract tournament apparently is supposed to secure the winner a 2 year contract with 5 fights with a guaranteed 6 figure purse for each of those fights !!! Again sounds brilliant for the fighters concerned and makes you wonder if MTK are a charitable organisation? Even if we take the worst estimate of what constitutes 6 figures and assume £100,000 that for fights outside of serious titles is a very decent purse and particularly during current COVID 19 restrictions difficult for an ordinary promotion to balance the books. If a World title fight where I assume it’s a 50:50 split is worth around $200K which at exchange rates is approximately £146,200 , Jazza is going to need a top up.Next question who can O’Hara Davis, another winner, fight to earn those purses ?
     
  10. channy

    channy How Much!!! Full Member

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    Why ask!!
     
  11. Deew

    Deew Active Member Full Member

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    More criminals working at the BBC than MTK, and that is fact.
     
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  12. lencoreastside

    lencoreastside Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    So true.
     
  13. Jamal Perkins

    Jamal Perkins Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Apparently now someone threatened bbc staff who made the programme...or so we"re told...turns out the threat is "unspecified" and no one knows who did it! There wasnt a complainant....but the Irish police claim it exists...
     
  14. cam2010

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    At my age I’ve learnt to believe nothing on any media platform . They are all agenda driven
     
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  15. lencoreastside

    lencoreastside Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    So true.