Tony Bellew - Against The Odds (ITV)

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by aaaaa, Jun 15, 2022.

  1. Accurate

    Accurate Jump back, wanna kiss myself! Full Member

    May 3, 2018
    Hi Tony.
  2. teddybaldock

    teddybaldock Active Member Full Member

    Oct 18, 2010
    He got shots at vacant titles at every opportunity. I think someone like Luke Campbell had it much harder than bellew
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  3. Brixton Bomber

    Brixton Bomber Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Sep 21, 2013
    He wanted nothing to do with that tournament or the top boys.
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  4. aaaaa

    aaaaa Ash Full Member

    Dec 19, 2020

    - turned down the chance to fight in the WBSS to fight old man Haye
    - paid his mandatory (Briedis) step aside money and a slot on his undercard in order to fight a voluntary in BJ Flores then vacated the belt straight after.
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  5. EJC83

    EJC83 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 20, 2019
    Against the odds that, really against the odds, always up against it was our Tony.
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  6. mithffg

    mithffg Well-Known Member Full Member

    Feb 22, 2007
    I don’t get why he pushes the underdog narrative its embarrassing.

    x2 aba heavyweight champ who boxed for england,snapped up on a sweetheart deal by the biggest promoter in the country (at the time) and was televised and publicised from day one if anything he just fulfilled his potential.
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  7. Bob Flaps

    Bob Flaps Active Member Full Member

    Mar 30, 2019
    Because he went through a period of stinking the place out in his big fights - the underdog is more about his reputation than his ability. He ended up having to become a gung-ho puncher to make his money only to try boxing again with Usyk and coming completely undone.
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  8. Coybig

    Coybig Member Full Member

    Feb 22, 2020
    If Bellew just admitted he got very lucky and made the most of it, then I wouldn't hate him.
    Instead he makes out he's the baddest man on the planet, has enormous punching, thee best hook since time began, and is a warrior.

    He's got to go. Got to get to ****.
  9. Dannymita

    Dannymita Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 21, 2019
    He's doing well at being left alone.......

    Hope he made it home safe from the documentary back to his wife and kids

    He carries poweh

    Etc etc random pisstake bellew quote

    This'll be cringe inducing....Against all odds...**** off..another Eddie hearn smoke n mirrors champion my ass ..

    Id have fancied Ant Middleton to stop him on celeb sas ffs...or at least ud him

    I'd rather wank into my own eyes than watch this
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  10. EJC83

    EJC83 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 20, 2019
    Wait until the Shannon Courtenay one in a few years, if you think this is bad that will be unbearable.
  11. Floyd #1

    Floyd #1 Member Full Member

    Aug 4, 2006
  12. aaaaa

    aaaaa Ash Full Member

    Dec 19, 2020

    Bellew genuinely believes he beat a prime Haye. Then starts with the fake emotional crap.

    His wife is a state.
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  13. jimmyonebomb

    jimmyonebomb Active Member Full Member

    Dec 5, 2010
    **** off yer wool.
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  14. Oneirokritis

    Oneirokritis The Scourge of Stupid Idiots. Full Member

    Dec 18, 2015
    ITV probably held Bellew at gunpoint and forced him to make this documentary. I can't see any other reason for him agreeing to do it.

    Why can't people seem to understand that Bellew just wants to be left alone and remain out of the limelight? :lol:
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  15. EJC83

    EJC83 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 20, 2019
    Haha, class
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