Yarde to leave Tunde?

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by Scissors, Dec 26, 2020.

  1. Scissors

    Scissors Posts are sponsored by Matchroom Full Member

    Feb 11, 2018

    be a good move for him. I reckon he might keep him on as a manager. Again I don’t think that’s the worst move. Management wise he’s done fine but he definitely needs a new trainer IMO.
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  2. ryuken87

    ryuken87 Active Member Full Member

    Mar 8, 2014
    Tunde to be replaced by an actual lion?
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  3. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 The Original 101.3 Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    Although expensive, Booth is a good fit for Yardes weight and style i feel

    Either way a clean break from Tunde is needed
  4. destruction

    destruction Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Mar 26, 2009
    I think Yarde stays with Tunde, as Tunde will convince him that taking on a support coach will be the "change" he needs.

    Yarde sees Tunde as a security blanket.
  5. im sparticus

    im sparticus He's a good kid. Full Member

    May 16, 2010
    It must be hard for Yarde. On the one hand as a business venture Tunde has been great.

    He's taken a fighter with very limited amateur experience and made him a millionaire all on the back of not doing very much. He had to fight a load of road sweepers and dragged up MWs. He had one big night then fighting for a world title which bagged him a massive payday. Add onto that the sponsorship deals has had and let's be fair here, who else with such a small tool box has earned that k8nd of money without having to do that much?

    Their camp is a tight mix of cheerleading and backslappers who all sing from the same hymn sheet. They give out the same sound bytes and seem to have a sort of siege mentality pervading their team and inner circle followers.
    Sounds a bit like a cult doesn't it. That's why it's going to be hard, emotionally, for Yarde to bin Tunde.

    Maybe they'll come out with, it's tunde corner work that needs supporting and bring in some kind of support on fight night. Something like Ben Davison did with Roach and Hatton.
    Or you see Jimmy Tibbs helping out a lot in corners, maybe they'll try something like that.
    I just don't think Yarde will separate from Tunde

    TBC-ASAP Boxing Addict Full Member

    Sep 7, 2017
    I said this on another thread.

    When Frank was ducking the Yarde question slightly. I think he has been on at him to bin Tunde as a trainer but obviously couldn't Express that publicly.

    Would wager Frank has been doing a lot on this behind the scenes. I think he wanted to dump his after the Kov fight. Seem to remember him alluding to things
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  7. DramaShow

    DramaShow New Member Full Member

    Dec 22, 2020
    Tunde has been a terrible trainer but done a great job management wise.

    I had a slight inkling Coldwell would train Yarde since he only has Gill, Price and Richards currently, but then I remembered Coldwell refuses to work with Frank Warren and Queensberry.
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  8. ipitythefool

    ipitythefool Mexican beef farmer Full Member

    Mar 17, 2017
    Yarde needs to flush the Turde.

    TBC-ASAP Boxing Addict Full Member

    Sep 7, 2017
    Ideal, Tunde stays as manager, Yarde goes to Ingle.

    And we get to watch Liam William's jumping round screaming Lions in the Camp.
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  10. TBC-ASAP

    TBC-ASAP Boxing Addict Full Member

    Sep 7, 2017
    Should say I have no idea in practical terms if Ingle could take him on. Very loose view the movement etc could help Yarde from Ingles style.

    But I just want to see a miserable Welshman screaming "LIONS"
  11. Twentyman

    Twentyman John Fury’s nut sack.... Full Member

    Apr 20, 2016
    Not sure how much he can learn and achieve now. He's missed out on the benefits of having a amateur career so he was already trailing behind in terms of technical development. Throughout his pro career he's missed out on thousands of hours sparring world class fighters around the world because his coach kept him in a bubble.

    The myth is exposed now. Physical attributes only get you so far. He's got a Ferrari engine but he's no idea how to drive it.
  12. nurological

    nurological Boxing Addict Full Member

    May 25, 2012
    Yeah the no sparring thing is quite baffling, it reeks of arrogance.
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  13. Heisenberg

    Heisenberg @excelsioroptimum Full Member

    Apr 30, 2017
    I think Booth would be a good fit stylistically, even young Shane McGuigan but it might just be too late in the day for him.
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  14. BiggieL

    BiggieL Member Full Member

    Aug 13, 2015
    The career is a short one, & your prime is even shorter. If Yarde doesn’t get another trainer he’ll be regretting it forever wondering how far he could’ve gone
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  15. ashishwarrior

    ashishwarrior Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Apr 19, 2010
    yarde aint going anywhere fast
    british fighter nothing special about him
    done well dont get greedy
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