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Old 01-05-2013, 08:33 PM #1
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Default Why do people think Mares would be more competitive than Rigo vs Donaire?

First off, I have only seen 3 or 4 Mares fights, but can somebody please tell me what it is that convinces them he'd be more competitive than Rigo in a fight against Donaire?

From what I can see he doesn't have it in him to hurt Nonito and his desire to keep coming forward could prove to be his undoing. I don't think he's quite ready to mix at that level and I think he gets stopped within 8 rounds.

Rigondeaux is, in my opinion, a superior athlete and the only person at 122 that has the necessary physical capabilities to mix it with someone of Donaire's calibre. I know many people will argue that he hasn't been overly impressive as a pro, but you can't overlook the fact that he's the most decorated amateur fighter of all time and has a boxing IQ that most people would kill for. I still think Donaire probably beats him but I'd love to see both men with such a big challenge in front of them and I don't think it's a foregone conclusion.

So why all the hype behind Mares? I like watching him fight but I just don't see him as much of a threat to Donaire. Maybe someone can help me understand why people would think otherwise.
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Old 01-05-2013, 08:36 PM #2
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Mares deserves that respect. If he can take Donaire's punches, he might win.
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ive actually never watched mares fights... what are some of the most entertaining ones that i can look up
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ive actually never watched mares fights... what are some of the most entertaining ones that i can look up
Moreno, Agbeko II, and Vic.

Watch the Moreno fight knowing he was an underdog that was supposed to get schooled
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Abner Mares as a professional is far more accomplished than Rigo, that's why. But like both Rigo & Donaire he's a winner. He hasn't lost yet, nor does he know how. he has every right to be in the discussion about who the best is at 122.
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Mares Unlike Rigo has Fought and beaten Legitimate Opposition
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Mares is more proven and has taken on tougher fights. That alone should get him a shot at Donaire before Rigo
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Mares is getting Destroyed

Rigo is getting trashed
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Been saying Mares would get devoured by Donaire ever since Agbeko got slighted in their first fight.
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Mares is a better fighter than he gets credit for. I say he edges Donaire in a war!
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