The W
Views: 97627665
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
24.7.14 0351
The W - Sports that aren't Baseball, Football, Basketball, or Hockey - Morales/Barrera replay on HBO tonight
This thread has 9 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 5.08
Pages: 1
(584 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (2 total)
JayJayDean
Scrapple








Since: 2.1.02
From: Seattle, WA

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 5 hours
AIM:  
Y!:
#1 Posted on | Instant Rating: 7.74
During Boxing After Dark @ 10:45 pm ET/PT, also featuring Jermain Taylor vs. William Joppy. I don't think Joppy has any chance to beat Taylor, unless they let him use the big fork stuck in his back as a weapon.



“To get ass, you’ve got to bring ass." -- Roy Jones Jr.

"Your input has been noted.
I hope you don't take it personally if I disregard it."
-- Guru Zim

"Speak English or face admin retribution." -- CRZ
Promote this thread!
Sobriquet
Bauerwurst








Since: 25.7.04
From: Canada

Since last post: 2140 days
Last activity: 2139 days
#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.41
Huh... well, watching Morales / Barrera again was a treat, but I was left pretty flat watching Taylor's win over Joppy.

Maybe it was because it was following an all-time great fight, and had no chance in hell of even coming close to its intensity...

Maybe Joppy just wasn't up to the challenge anymore?

I don't know. What I do know, is I felt that while Taylor was dominant, he was boring, and I'm not particularly interested in him as an up-and-coming challenger at middleweight. Great fighters find ways to make even mediocre fights interesting to watch.

Ah well -- I won't write him off yet, but if that fight was any indication *shrugs* I won't exactly be going out of my way to catch one of his matches.
Thread rated: 5.08
Pages: 1
Thread ahead: Tarver-Johnson this Saturday
Next thread: Olympia anyone?
Previous thread: Morales/Barrera 3
(584 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Figting a replacement fighter after Rashid Evans (No, NOT Rashad Evans) was arrested for a parole violation related to a conviction on residential burglary charges. SO, he fights a big old dude named Vince Lucero.
- StaggerLee, Dave Bautista's MMA debut (2012)
Related threads: Morales/Barrera 3 - Wright/Mosley 2 this Saturday - Ruiz / Golota tomorrow - More...
The W - Sports that aren't Baseball, Football, Basketball, or Hockey - Morales/Barrera replay on HBO tonightRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.075 seconds.