Why Bivol couldn`t stop Canelo

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  1. Boxed Ears

    Boxed Ears this my daddy's account (RIP daddy) Full Member

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    Your avatar. :lol:
     
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  2. drenlou

    drenlou "Survey Says, 1 More For The Good Guys!" Full Member

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    Canelo has always had one of the best p4p chins in boxing. Its no surprise given he has a neck of a rednose pit, thick and muscular.
     
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  3. Seamus

    Seamus Proud Kulak Full Member

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    I thought he had him going in the 11th but he pulled back. He knew he had the decision in hand... if not for crooked judges. They tried to give it to Saul but it was just too lopsided to propose such a judgement.
     
  4. Pimp C

    Pimp C Free The Guys! F 12 & Goofies Stay Dangerous! Full Member

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    Pretty simple canelo has an iron chin.
     
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  5. KO KIDD

    KO KIDD Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    He avoided getting sucked into a fire fight

    He landed what he needed to and got out very smart

    Hes not a ko artist
     
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  6. Braindamage

    Braindamage Baby Face Beast Full Member

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    If Bivol had gone to the body around 6, he would have stopped Canelo I think. CA was tired without much body damage from Bivol. Rematch should be good.
     
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  7. SergioJ91

    SergioJ91 New Member Full Member

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    He could've, but Bivol is a cautious fighter. And who knows, maybe he didn't want to embarrass Canelo that much since he knows he'll make even more money in a rematch? It might've been in the back of his head.
     
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  8. uranage

    uranage Well-Known Member Full Member

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    You would have to hurt Alvarez for that idea to work...as long as he's coherent, throwing punches back or at least parrying a few of the shots from Bivol, that would never happen.

    Stepping on the gas as you say opens up Bivol to some hail mary shots from Alvarez.

    You are not going to stop Alvarez (A-side) in Vegas off of flurries...you have to hurt him.
     
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  9. exocet76

    exocet76 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    So slick defense means being punched in the face often and with flurries?

    Fair enough....it doesn't mean that where I come from but each to his own.....
     
  10. kiwi_boxer

    kiwi_boxer #prayforshadow Full Member

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    Why couldn't Canelo land more than 9 punches a round?

    :SimpHomer:
     
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  11. Quina74

    Quina74 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    He was in first gear and he dominated Canelo. It literally looked like he went easy on him not to embarrass him for the rematch
     
  12. ArtBoxer

    ArtBoxer New Member Full Member

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    Bivol is not a big puncher to stop someone like Canelo with one punch.
     
  13. drenlou

    drenlou "Survey Says, 1 More For The Good Guys!" Full Member

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  14. shadow111

    shadow111 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Q trying to lecture you on what happened in a "real fight" after predicting that it wouldn't be a real fight because Bivol was just coming to spar. Priceless.
     
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  15. drenlou

    drenlou "Survey Says, 1 More For The Good Guys!" Full Member

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    He's a simple minded kind of fella.