Terrible mistake for Nathan Cleverly to fight Ilunga Makabu - Boxing Forum
  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 12-27-2013, 12:11 PM
Freedom.
Banned
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 45,755
Quoted: 1071 Post(s)
Rep Power: 328 Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 210,795.53
Bank: 1,082.43
Total Points: 211,877.96
Great Poster - Mr.Fantastic  No Message - ~BoZz~  You know what it's for. - HughJass  Appreciate the advice. Keep ballin, big pimp boss player. Dueces. - Anxious Times  Wanted to send u green k for the thread on Floyd's domestic abuse but I couldn't so here's a beer. Cheers! - Tyler_Durden 
Welcome Back - Scott-Weiland  Happy holidays and best wishes for 2016 - -Weltschmerz-  Compliments of the season. - -Scott-Weiland-  Merry Christmas! - Lil' Bo Peep  Happy Holidays! - KOVALBOXER 
Merry Christmas to you as well bro.  All the best in the new year. - El-blanco  Merry Chistmas Freedom - TBear  Wishing you all the best in the new year! - Redd Foxx  Merry Christmas and Happy New Years - Mr.Fantastic  Merry Christmas & Happy New Year - Rip Chudd 
Feliz navidad y feliz año nuevo!! merry christmas and happy new year!! - Dean_Razorback  Merry Christmas to you too bud - Pain~Lucy  A mug of the dark stuff for a good yule and holidays. - PittyPat  Happy New Year Bro, All the best for 2016 - Rocky...  Take this dildo and shove it up your ass Freedumb. - BrushMyHair! 
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  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 - -veteran420-  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 - DiLLiNGER  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 - Jim Jeffries 
Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - Disposable Arts  Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - El Cabron  Cesarean Sections - Headaches - Hospice Care - Multiple Myeloma - Spray_resistant  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Devils Advocate  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 
Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - jazluvr  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - hanzoh74  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - Pullcounter  Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) - Sir TomJones  Alzheimer's - Crohn's & Colitis - Cystic Fibrosis - Domestic Violence - Fibromyalgia - Leimyosarcoma - Lupus - ChopperRead 
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 - codey  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Boxing Goat  Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - sakura storm  Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - Boxing Goat  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - -jose- 
Unhappy Terrible mistake for Nathan Cleverly to fight Ilunga Makabu

Ilunga Makabu is arguably the hardest puncher at cruiserweight.

He has great punch resistance too, I know Dmitry Kucher is a big puncher and Makabu took his best shots.

Nathan Cleverly is moving up to cruiserweight after his KO loss to Sergey Kovalev and in his first fight in that division on Feb 2 is scheduled to fight Makabu. I can't think of a worse career move for him.

Cleverly is a good fighter and right now he still has some potential. But he will not be able to come back from two consecutive KO losses. This will be the end of him.

Last edited by Freedom.; 12-27-2013 at 12:26 PM.
Reply With Quote
Freedom. is offline
Advertisements
>>>TO REMOVE THESE ADS, PLEASE REGISTER HERE FOR FREE<<<
#2
Old 12-27-2013, 12:12 PM
yoz
Yoz
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 8,183
Quoted: 173 Post(s)
Rep Power: 45 yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 1,300,000,000,012,058.00
Bank: 43,456,873,264,927,170,560.00
Total Points: 43,458,173,264,927,178,752.00
Mayweather vs Cotto: Predictor Champion. - Barnburner  ye old good poster egg - Earl Hickey  Thank you - codey  For quick payment - FkDaHtrs  For quick payment - FkDaHtrs 
Happy Christmas amigo - chav  Good and objective poster! - Simurgh  To put on when you suck the mods' collective cocks! - Arsene Knows  Yoz...cool like the other side of the pillow - JAB5239  Merry Christmas &amp; Happy New Year - Freedom2013 
Merry Christmas! =] Thanks for the green k too! =] - Tyler_Durden  little cunt put me on ignore, lol. - Weltschmerz  pretend it's lennox you queer - Weltschmerz  kick this faqqot - Weltschmerz  thanks man - ROSS CALIFORNIA 
Thanks for the tip...lol - jazluvr  smear this in your ugly face and suck a fat c0ck, slut - Rammstein  spastic cunt!!! - -Weltschmerz-  Happy Holidays and All The Best in 2015 - Freedom.  Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - Freedom. 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - FkDaHtrs  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 - FkDaHtrs  Childhood Cancer - FkDaHtrs  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 - FkDaHtrs 
Default

Is this confirmed yet? I thought Nathan was co-headlining a Frank Warren card in mid-Feb?
Reply With Quote
yoz is offline
#3
Old 12-27-2013, 12:13 PM
SnakeVen0m
The Voice of Reason
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Age: 30
Posts: 4,697
Quoted: 65 Post(s)
Rep Power: 29 SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute SnakeVen0m has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 40,200,175,670.97
Bank: 333,083,233,499,927.31
Total Points: 333,123,433,675,598.31
just cause you a philly boy - SpeedKillz  Philly!!! - Mr. Philadel  Team Swift! - Mr. Philadel  Just playing bro :fing02: - Rapid Counter  Nice HOF Avi pic! - jas 
brewed just 4 u - sugarsmosley 
Default

Cleverly's team isn't that smart, we all figured that out by now. Somehow, he's gotten them to believe his loss was a weight issue? Maybe he'll feel more powerful with more weight?!? I don't know.
Reply With Quote
SnakeVen0m is offline
#4
Old 12-27-2013, 12:14 PM
Weebler I
El Weeblerito I
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 30,133
Quoted: 416 Post(s)
Rep Power: 89 Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 120,050,331,338,384,704.00
Bank: 683,045,821,476.45
Total Points: 120,051,014,384,206,192.00
Ricky &amp;quot;The Hitman&amp;quot; Hatton - Freedom.  We bicker a lot, are we brothers? Lol it's all in fun! Keeps the board alive - Atreyu Khalil  have a blue parallelogram - Jack Napier  Happy holidays bro! - led*  Top Poster - Dr Rumack 
Probably the most objective poster on this site. - Yosser Hughes  Can't green so have this - Alx.  Thanks - E.P.T.  happy holidays, great poster - sugarsmosley  super poster - jas 
Legend - jas  Merry Christmas and All The Best for 2015 - Freedom.  great sig - BOXEO _  Happy Holidays! - MDPopescu 
Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - PensionKiller  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 - bigsmoothh  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - -jose- 
Default

How good is Makubu? Cleverly can take a shot, but he obviously won't be able to take multiple hits like Kovalev put on him.

I guess he came cheap.
Reply With Quote
Weebler I is offline
#5
Old 12-27-2013, 12:18 PM
Freedom.
Banned
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 45,755
Quoted: 1071 Post(s)
Rep Power: 328 Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 210,795.53
Bank: 1,082.43
Total Points: 211,877.96
Great Poster - Mr.Fantastic  No Message - ~BoZz~  You know what it's for. - HughJass  Appreciate the advice. Keep ballin, big pimp boss player. Dueces. - Anxious Times  Wanted to send u green k for the thread on Floyd's domestic abuse but I couldn't so here's a beer. Cheers! - Tyler_Durden 
Welcome Back - Scott-Weiland  Happy holidays and best wishes for 2016 - -Weltschmerz-  Compliments of the season. - -Scott-Weiland-  Merry Christmas! - Lil' Bo Peep  Happy Holidays! - KOVALBOXER 
Merry Christmas to you as well bro.  All the best in the new year. - El-blanco  Merry Chistmas Freedom - TBear  Wishing you all the best in the new year! - Redd Foxx  Merry Christmas and Happy New Years - Mr.Fantastic  Merry Christmas &amp; Happy New Year - Rip Chudd 
Feliz navidad y feliz año nuevo!! merry christmas and happy new year!! - Dean_Razorback  Merry Christmas to you too bud - Pain~Lucy  A mug of the dark stuff for a good yule and holidays. - PittyPat  Happy New Year Bro, All the best for 2016 - Rocky...  Take this dildo and shove it up your ass Freedumb. - BrushMyHair! 
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  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 - -veteran420-  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 - DiLLiNGER  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 - Jim Jeffries 
Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - Disposable Arts  Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - El Cabron  Cesarean Sections - Headaches - Hospice Care - Multiple Myeloma - Spray_resistant  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Devils Advocate  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 
Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - jazluvr  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - hanzoh74  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - Pullcounter  Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) - Sir TomJones  Alzheimer's - Crohn's & Colitis - Cystic Fibrosis - Domestic Violence - Fibromyalgia - Leimyosarcoma - Lupus - ChopperRead 
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 - codey  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Boxing Goat  Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - sakura storm  Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - Boxing Goat  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - -jose- 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Weebler I View Post
How good is Makubu? Cleverly can take a shot, but he obviously won't be able to take multiple hits like Kovalev put on him.

I guess he came cheap.
Makubu is a hard puncher and takes a punch very well, he could be the best in his division right now. He's like a cruiserweight Ike Ibeabuchi.
Reply With Quote
Freedom. is offline
#6
Old 12-27-2013, 12:19 PM
dan_cov
Zombie Taylor
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,869
Quoted: 155 Post(s)
Rep Power: 83 dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute dan_cov has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 25,034,845,764,032,196,608.00
Bank: 218,700,240,366,127,841,280.00
Total Points: 243,735,086,130,160,041,984.00
you deserve a medal for being a truly truly atg poster - jas  I see you hit the lotto...congratulations :fing02: - -jose-  Congrats good call. - Scott.Weiland.  Enjoy - kennylimon  solid - SlySlickSmooth 
ATG poster - Croyd  a cookie for ur kitchen post lol - sugarsmosley  Thx 4 points,made WC more fun - Scott.Weiland  knows s**t about boxin' - SlySlickSmooth  No Message - Scott Weiland 
Ran out of greenies - Beercules  Hope you like cold beer bro! :-) - Tyler_Durden  thanks for the help - KO MX  lol - -jose-  Merry Xmas m8,i hope it's a good one but more importantly a safe one Dan - HughJass 
Merry Christmas, fellow Rigotard. - Sweet Pea 50  Happy New Year Dan m8 - HughJass  :) - Salim_Shady  Cheers! - Tyler_Durden  :beerchug: - -jose- 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - ƒallenloki  Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - ƒallenloki  Cesarean Sections - Headaches - Hospice Care - Multiple Myeloma - ƒallenloki  Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - codey  Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - Daniel Alpha 
Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Daniel Alpha  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 - codey  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 - codey  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - codey  Eating Disorders - Esophageal Cancer - Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease - Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Pulmonary Hypertension - codey 
World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - jose830  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - -jose-  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - -jose-  Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - -jose-  AIDS/HIV - DARE - DUI Awareness - Epidermolysis Bullosa - Heart Disease - Lymphoma - MADD - Substance Abuse - jas 
Eating Disorders - Esophageal Cancer - Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease - Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Pulmonary Hypertension - jas  Emphysema - Lung Cancer - Lung Disease - Multiple Sclerosis - jas  Autism - jas  Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - jas  Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) - jas 
Default

I am baffled as to why he/his team have taken this fight, in fact I was a bit baffled as to why they took the Kovalev fight too.

This really is not the comeback fight he needs right now. He is going to get wrecked.

Sure I can trust the British bookies to really overprice him too.
Reply With Quote
dan_cov is offline
#7
Old 12-27-2013, 12:20 PM
yoz
Yoz
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 8,183
Quoted: 173 Post(s)
Rep Power: 45 yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute yoz has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 1,300,000,000,012,058.00
Bank: 43,456,873,264,927,170,560.00
Total Points: 43,458,173,264,927,178,752.00
Mayweather vs Cotto: Predictor Champion. - Barnburner  ye old good poster egg - Earl Hickey  Thank you - codey  For quick payment - FkDaHtrs  For quick payment - FkDaHtrs 
Happy Christmas amigo - chav  Good and objective poster! - Simurgh  To put on when you suck the mods' collective cocks! - Arsene Knows  Yoz...cool like the other side of the pillow - JAB5239  Merry Christmas &amp; Happy New Year - Freedom2013 
Merry Christmas! =] Thanks for the green k too! =] - Tyler_Durden  little cunt put me on ignore, lol. - Weltschmerz  pretend it's lennox you queer - Weltschmerz  kick this faqqot - Weltschmerz  thanks man - ROSS CALIFORNIA 
Thanks for the tip...lol - jazluvr  smear this in your ugly face and suck a fat c0ck, slut - Rammstein  spastic cunt!!! - -Weltschmerz-  Happy Holidays and All The Best in 2015 - Freedom.  Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - Freedom. 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - FkDaHtrs  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 - FkDaHtrs  Childhood Cancer - FkDaHtrs  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 - FkDaHtrs 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Freedom2013 View Post
Ilunga Makabu is arguably the hardest puncher at cruiserweight.

He has great punch resistance too, I know Dmitry Kucher is a big puncher and Makabu took his best shots.

Nathan Cleverly is moving up to cruiserweight after his KO loss to Sergey Kovalev and in his first fight in that division on Feb 2 is scheduled to fight Makabu. I can't think of a worse career move for him.

Ckeverly is a good fighter and right now he still has some potential. But he will not be able to come back from two consecutive KO losses. This will be the end of him.
I know this fight is on BoxRec, but Frank Warren's website still shows Cleverly on the bill for February 15th at the Copper Box.

http://www.frankwarren.com/schedule/copper-box-iii.html
Reply With Quote
yoz is offline
#8
Old 12-27-2013, 12:22 PM
Freedom.
Banned
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 45,755
Quoted: 1071 Post(s)
Rep Power: 328 Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute Freedom. has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 210,795.53
Bank: 1,082.43
Total Points: 211,877.96
Great Poster - Mr.Fantastic  No Message - ~BoZz~  You know what it's for. - HughJass  Appreciate the advice. Keep ballin, big pimp boss player. Dueces. - Anxious Times  Wanted to send u green k for the thread on Floyd's domestic abuse but I couldn't so here's a beer. Cheers! - Tyler_Durden 
Welcome Back - Scott-Weiland  Happy holidays and best wishes for 2016 - -Weltschmerz-  Compliments of the season. - -Scott-Weiland-  Merry Christmas! - Lil' Bo Peep  Happy Holidays! - KOVALBOXER 
Merry Christmas to you as well bro.  All the best in the new year. - El-blanco  Merry Chistmas Freedom - TBear  Wishing you all the best in the new year! - Redd Foxx  Merry Christmas and Happy New Years - Mr.Fantastic  Merry Christmas &amp; Happy New Year - Rip Chudd 
Feliz navidad y feliz año nuevo!! merry christmas and happy new year!! - Dean_Razorback  Merry Christmas to you too bud - Pain~Lucy  A mug of the dark stuff for a good yule and holidays. - PittyPat  Happy New Year Bro, All the best for 2016 - Rocky...  Take this dildo and shove it up your ass Freedumb. - BrushMyHair! 
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  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 - -veteran420-  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 - DiLLiNGER  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 - Jim Jeffries 
Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - Disposable Arts  Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - El Cabron  Cesarean Sections - Headaches - Hospice Care - Multiple Myeloma - Spray_resistant  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Devils Advocate  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 
Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - jazluvr  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - hanzoh74  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - Pullcounter  Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) - Sir TomJones  Alzheimer's - Crohn's & Colitis - Cystic Fibrosis - Domestic Violence - Fibromyalgia - Leimyosarcoma - Lupus - ChopperRead 
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 - codey  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Boxing Goat  Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - sakura storm  Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - Boxing Goat  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - -jose- 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by yoz View Post
I know this fight is on BoxRec, but Frank Warren's website still shows Cleverly on the bill for February 15th at the Copper Box.

http://www.frankwarren.com/schedule/copper-box-iii.html
Well, for Cleverly's sake, I hope he fights in a warm-up at the Copper Box instead.
Reply With Quote
Freedom. is offline
#9
Old 12-27-2013, 12:22 PM
Hougigo
Unofficial News
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 38,497
Quoted: 653 Post(s)
Rep Power: 134 Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute Hougigo has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 655,392,538,872.24
Bank: 3,013,306,810,324,954.00
Total Points: 3,013,962,202,863,826.50
Bradley Tribe - mathed  STORMTROOPERS - DonMega  Great poster, always look forward to your posts - techliam  No Message - MDPopescu  Great sig pic - Boxing Goat 
WAR Bradley! - LoadedWraps  STORMTROOPERS!!! - DonMega  Bradley Tribe!!!!! - mathed  Easter is approaching so here's an Easter Egg for being a HOF poster - jas  To a valiant warrior. - DonMega 
Mount up#The Tribe - Rome-By-Ko  a beer for an atg poster - jas  To a great poster and fellow Trooper! - LoadedWraps  GGG. - Scott.Weiland  Great poster :love: - Beercules 
Have a cookie, great poster. - Aztekkas  Tribe!!!!!!! - mathed  my bad bout yesterday I was in terrible mood. Cheers! - bigjavi973  No Message - Scott-Weiland  Happy Holidays! - MDPopescu 
Hodgkin's Disease - Testicular Cancer - jas  Cultural Diversity - Hunger - Leukemia - Lupus - Melanoma - Racial Tolerance - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Self Injury - BostonGuy  Autism - jas  Alzheimer's - Crohn's &amp; Colitis - Cystic Fibrosis - Domestic Violence - Fibromyalgia - Leimyosarcoma - Lupus - jas  Graves Disease - Lymphedema - Men's Health - Pro Choice - Prostate Cancer - Scleroderma - Thyroid Disease - Trisomy 18 - jas 
Cultural Diversity - Hunger - Leukemia - Lupus - Melanoma - Racial Tolerance - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Self Injury - jas  Emphysema - Lung Cancer - Lung Disease - Multiple Sclerosis - jas  Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - jas  Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) - jas  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - jas 
Cultural Diversity - Hunger - Leukemia - Lupus - Melanoma - Racial Tolerance - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Self Injury - jas  Male Breast Cancer - Pregnancy Loss - Infant Loss - Sudden Infant Death - jas 
Default

Respect to cleverly for taking on kovalev an now mnchu at a higher weight class. Both difficult fights
Reply With Quote
Hougigo is online now
#10
Old 12-27-2013, 12:22 PM
Weebler I
El Weeblerito I
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 30,133
Quoted: 416 Post(s)
Rep Power: 89 Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute Weebler I has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 120,050,331,338,384,704.00
Bank: 683,045,821,476.45
Total Points: 120,051,014,384,206,192.00
Ricky &amp;quot;The Hitman&amp;quot; Hatton - Freedom.  We bicker a lot, are we brothers? Lol it's all in fun! Keeps the board alive - Atreyu Khalil  have a blue parallelogram - Jack Napier  Happy holidays bro! - led*  Top Poster - Dr Rumack 
Probably the most objective poster on this site. - Yosser Hughes  Can't green so have this - Alx.  Thanks - E.P.T.  happy holidays, great poster - sugarsmosley  super poster - jas 
Legend - jas  Merry Christmas and All The Best for 2015 - Freedom.  great sig - BOXEO _  Happy Holidays! - MDPopescu 
Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - PensionKiller  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 - bigsmoothh  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - -jose- 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by dan_cov View Post
I am baffled as to why he/his team have taken this fight, in fact I was a bit baffled as to why they took the Kovalev fight too.

This really is not the comeback fight he needs right now. He is going to get wrecked.

Sure I can trust the British bookies to really overprice him too.
Money is the answer to that one, Cleverly apparently received a big offer. He wanted to fight the best too, he was tired of people saying he hadn't fought anyone. I guess Frank might have been worried about him leaving his stable like Burns.
Reply With Quote
Weebler I is offline
Reply

Share This With Friends

Tags
cleverly , fight , ilunga , makabu , mistake , nathan , terrible

User Tag List

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

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

Copyright © 2003-2016 BoxingScene LLC All rights reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:41 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.