Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team
Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | Lounge  | The Wire |  Audio  | Arcade

Navigation
Go Back   Boxing Forum > Boxing Forums > Non Stop Boxing
Reply
Thread Navigation

#1
Old 05-27-2012, 01:52 PM
southpaw_07
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 4,923
Rep Power: 19 southpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond reputesouthpaw_07 has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 90,318,776.54
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 90,318,776.54
nice sig - E.P.T. No Message - TheKza 
Default Arthur Abraham is looking good today

Yes, he took all the shots from Froch as well as Ward for 12 Rd's and was never in big trouble, lost big on the score cards but proved to have a granite chin, a must to compete on the highest level.His problem is more a stylistic one.

I would like to see a match up between Bute and AA, if Bute chose to continue fighting, would be a great bounce back type of fight.
Reply With Quote
southpaw_07 is offline
Advertisements
>>>TO REMOVE THESE ADS, PLEASE REGISTER HERE FOR FREE<<<
#2
Old 05-27-2012, 01:58 PM
-Lowkey-
Winter is coming
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 3,766
Rep Power: 13 -Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute-Lowkey- has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 107,070,734.90
Bank: 243,685,093,925.20
Total Points: 243,792,164,660.10
:) - Bossy Hidden treasures of the Dothraki - Terrel 
Default

Its amazing how many threads have popped up saying this fighter or that fighter now looks better because Froch put a beating on Bute.

For me Froch is the one guy who benefited and looked good because of his performance, guys he fought in the past don't look any better or worse after this i think people should treat the fights individually on its own merits.
Reply With Quote
-Lowkey- is offline
#3
Old 05-27-2012, 01:58 PM
nomadman
Eurasian gonna get you
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: the chilly plains of kazakhstan
Posts: 4,348
Rep Power: 14 nomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 10,962,597.91
Bank: 4,343,720,645.64
Total Points: 4,354,683,243.55
For many, many excellent posts on this forum - ChopperRead one of our best posters - Freedom. Happy New Year - Freedom. 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by southpaw_07 View Post
Yes, he took all the shots from Froch as well as Ward for 12 Rd's and was never in big trouble, lost big on the score cards but proved to have a granite chin, a must to compete on the highest level.His problem is more a stylistic one.

I would like to see a match up between Bute and AA, if Bute chose to continue fighting, would be a great bounce back type of fight.
I don't think anyone's ever criticised Abe's beard or toughness before. It's his severe limitations as a fighter that are his (rather large) problem.

Agree though, this fight might be an interesting one. I'd still pick Bute to win, provisionally, though we have no idea what his mental state is like at the moment. Probably not good.
Reply With Quote
nomadman is offline
#4
Old 05-27-2012, 01:59 PM
ИATAS
Legend
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Seattle
Age: 99
Posts: 31,249
Rep Power: 140 ИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond reputeИATAS has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 102,954,618,927,726.78
Bank: 279,681,358,918,852.47
Total Points: 382,635,977,846,579.25
Thanks man. - !! AI-Holmes!! Have a virtual beer on me. - FRKO Good Poster! - J. HITTER Thanks for the help dude. - S a m u r a i For the brilliant post in lady's atheist 2 thread. - ABOSWORTH 
Bhop gif. I will send you gift number 2 when you actually finish it. :) - Precision Cocktail hour - mangler hey, you richly deserved the shiet right here, right now - cleaner147 to complete ur mothafukkin collection - cleaner147 War Hopkins!!!...Anyways Here Is A Gift My Man - BritishBoxing92 
War Natas!!! - Old Coward Tye Tye Tye - DorianWozniacki one of my favourite posters - Blah! BURRRRRRRRR! - led's baby mama happy bday homey - MANGLER 
Pacquiao vs Marquez IV! - Check_hooks great game thanks for payment :beerchug: - jose830 Great thread - Boxing Goat -Rapernick- :lol1: - -jose- It's Easter time, here's an Easter Egg for making classic threads - jas 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - jazluvr Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - jazluvr Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - jazluvr Childhood Cancer - jazluvr Aphasia - Asthma/Allergies - Brain Cancer - Brain Tumors - Diabetes - Mental Illness - jazluvr 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - street bully Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - jazluvr Aphasia - Asthma/Allergies - Brain Cancer - Brain Tumors - Diabetes - Mental Illness - jazluvr Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - jazluvr Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - jazluvr 
Autism - Lorily Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - jazluvr AIDS/HIV - DARE - DUI Awareness - Epidermolysis Bullosa - Heart Disease - Lymphoma - MADD - Substance Abuse - MANGLER Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - codey World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - jose830 
Default

abraham was dreadful at 168.

with that said, I'd still like to see him fight Pavlik.
Reply With Quote
ИATAS is online now
#5
Old 05-27-2012, 02:00 PM
nomadman
Eurasian gonna get you
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: the chilly plains of kazakhstan
Posts: 4,348
Rep Power: 14 nomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 10,962,597.91
Bank: 4,343,720,645.64
Total Points: 4,354,683,243.55
For many, many excellent posts on this forum - ChopperRead one of our best posters - Freedom. Happy New Year - Freedom. 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by -Lowkey- View Post
Its amazing how many threads have popped up saying this fighter or that fighter now looks better because Froch put a beating on Bute.

For me Froch is the one guy who benefited and looked good because of his performance, guys he fought in the past don't look any better or worse after this i think people should treat the fights individually on its own merits.
Quite. It's like Froch is this incredibly low benchmark, that to even struggle against him plummets your stock through the floor. No amount of wins and dominant performances seems to shake this belief for some people.
Reply With Quote
nomadman is offline
#6
Old 05-27-2012, 02:03 PM
chav
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 4,233
Rep Power: 26 chav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond reputechav has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 200,549,358,369.68
Bank: 73,022,452,407,395.94
Total Points: 73,223,001,765,765.61
for the times when you don't have a man - Freedom. Cheers m8 - Manny_ate_myDog for being a freedom fighter! - JAB5239 thanks for making me a billionaire again! cheers - Prawn Cornelius Happy holidays bro! - led* 
Merry Christmas my brotha! - jose830 You too, bud! - yoz thanks for the quick payment Papi! - jose830 coco pop lmao! thanks for the pics - jose830 Here's a fish in return papi! - jose830 
What's up papi! Long time Here's a burger the yank way to eat lol - jose830 and a healthy milkshake to wash it down - jose830 it has been a while geezer!!! hope your keeping good bro. - HUGH JASS Morning C-Dog, have a brew on me. - HUGH JASS 
Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - jose830 
Default

After seeing Abraham vs Miranda I never once questioned his chin or heart lol
The only thing I questioned was his resemblance to Desperate Dan at that time
Reply With Quote
chav is offline
#7
Old 05-27-2012, 02:13 PM
DoktorSleepless
DoktorWakeless
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 7,643
Rep Power: 24 DoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond reputeDoktorSleepless has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 122,187,889,653.19
Bank: 165,051,744,070.50
Total Points: 287,239,633,723.69
cheers brother! - jose830 Thanks for posting that great fight - Libido Sanchez You're the Man! - SCEN3RY The GO-TO Medal! Given to those who report to duty! (1/20) LIMITED EDITION. - Golovkin have a beer - sugarsmosley 
Default

I wouldn't even be surprised if Abraham could beat Bute. Froch threw the same type of sloppy wild combos that Abraham always throws. Bute's chin isn't too great so Abraham just needs to get lucky with one punch to get him hurt.
Reply With Quote
DoktorSleepless is offline
#8
Old 05-27-2012, 02:14 PM
nomadman
Eurasian gonna get you
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: the chilly plains of kazakhstan
Posts: 4,348
Rep Power: 14 nomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 10,962,597.91
Bank: 4,343,720,645.64
Total Points: 4,354,683,243.55
For many, many excellent posts on this forum - ChopperRead one of our best posters - Freedom. Happy New Year - Freedom. 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DoktorSleepless View Post
I wouldn't even be surprised if Abraham could beat Bute. Froch threw the same type of sloppy wild combos that Abraham always throws. Bute's chin isn't too great so Abraham just needs to get lucky with one punch to get him hurt.
Abraham doesn't explode out the blocks like Froch does. He also has nowhere near the consistent pressure.
Reply With Quote
nomadman is offline
#9
Old 05-27-2012, 02:23 PM
gmc_rfc_06
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Glasgow
Posts: 3,484
Rep Power: 13 gmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond reputegmc_rfc_06 has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 1,005,035,928.90
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 1,005,035,928.90
Default

In terms of speed, AA makes Carl look like a prime Roy Jones.

You can see his punches coming watching him on telly, nevermind standing in front of him as he sets-up to throw. Bute doesn't have much defence, but you can get away with the most basic step back to avoid AA's punches. Don't stand right in front of him and he's goosed.
Reply With Quote
gmc_rfc_06 is offline
#10
Old 05-27-2012, 02:27 PM
nomadman
Eurasian gonna get you
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: the chilly plains of kazakhstan
Posts: 4,348
Rep Power: 14 nomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond reputenomadman has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 10,962,597.91
Bank: 4,343,720,645.64
Total Points: 4,354,683,243.55
For many, many excellent posts on this forum - ChopperRead one of our best posters - Freedom. Happy New Year - Freedom. 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by gmc_rfc_06 View Post
In terms of speed, AA makes Carl look like a prime Roy Jones.

You can see his punches coming watching him on telly, nevermind standing in front of him as he sets-up to throw. Bute doesn't have much defence, but you can get away with the most basic step back to avoid AA's punches. Don't stand right in front of him and he's goosed.
Abe's handspeed isn't bad. He just doesn't throw enough, and when he does he winds up like crazy. He can be pretty brutal at times though. He caught Dirrell flush on the chin and dropped him, and Dirrell's both fast and decently skilled in avoiding shots.
Reply With Quote
nomadman is offline
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
abraham, arthur, good, today

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2003-2013 BoxingScene LLC All rights reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:23 AM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.