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post Nov 17 2012, 02:00 PM
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So I'm scrolling through boxingscene and I find this..

http://www.boxingscene.com/tim-bradley-giv...-he-beat--59445

And I can't help finding myself giving Tim Bradley props. Not only does Bradley rios sound like a tough fight but its a hard fight for Bradley. Hes just a competitor and wants to fight the best, which he should since he has an official win over pac. He might not be the most exciting guy to watch but he has tons of heart determination and he keeps finding ways to win. Besides his fight with casamayor I don't remember the last time Bradley had an easy fight, and he keeps going against arum! Can't help but love that! (Even thought it will probably work against him)

Now I could see this fight being hard for Bradley because of his lack of power, rios would lose respect and just relentlessly pressure him. And if you want to prove rios deserves to be in the ring with pac why not have him go in there and prove himself against the guy who officially beat pac.

What do you guys think
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post Nov 26 2012, 03:22 PM
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I heard this last week, but maybe Arum squeezes in a Bradley/Rios fight in the next couple of months with the scorecards fixed for Rios. He could push Manny's fight date to June...it's not like he hasn't changed Manny's date before.

That way, the loser of Bradley/Rios (which will be Bradley by Robbery), can go on to face JMM, while the winner faces Manny in June...which will be Rios. At the end of the year (Nov or Dec), the winner of Bradley/JMM (which will be Bradley), can face a "revived" Pacquiao, after he beats the shit out of Rios in June.

In the meantime, Bradley is stuck until Arum figures out how he's going to shuffle the cards. Pac/Rios sounds like it's set in stone for April, but that could be a smoke screen to build Rios up a bit. What in the hell is up with Bradley thinking that he was gonna get a $10M guarantee in a Pac rematch, when Manny's opponents usually cap off at $5M?

Being that the fight didn't sell much, there's no way that THAT much money was gonna be available for Tim and Manny to split in a rematch. Oh no...no, no, no. NOW, if Tim beats the man that WILL beat Manny in Dec (JMM), I'm sure something could be worked out...maybe not $10M for Tim, but something close.

Too bad he turned down that $2M+ "stay busy" rematch against Lamont, now he's lost in the sauce...until Bob extends the olive branch. Too bad Arum's got a wild hair up his when it comes to Timmy....we see though.
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- checkleft   Who's Next For Tim Bradley? (Topics Merged)   Nov 17 2012, 02:00 PM
- - Cheesey1   Bradley beats Rios. Much, much more convincingly t...   Nov 17 2012, 02:34 PM
- - Jovi   I'm not at bradley at all. I wouldnt mind watc...   Nov 17 2012, 04:06 PM
- - mgrover   the thing is, can he really keep Rios away?   Nov 17 2012, 06:17 PM
|- - Cshel86   QUOTE (mgrover @ Nov 17 2012, 06:17 PM) t...   Nov 18 2012, 07:38 PM
|- - bnoles4life   QUOTE (mgrover @ Nov 17 2012, 06:17 PM) t...   Nov 19 2012, 05:01 PM
|- - BigFightFan   QUOTE (bnoles4life @ Nov 19 2012, 05:01 P...   Nov 27 2012, 05:23 AM
- - checkleft   QUOTE (Cheesey1 @ Nov 17 2012, 03:34 PM) ...   Nov 17 2012, 07:20 PM
|- - Cheesey1   QUOTE (checkleft @ Nov 17 2012, 07:20 PM)...   Nov 17 2012, 11:31 PM
- - daprofessor   rios is made to order for bradley. 29 have tried.....   Nov 18 2012, 09:39 PM
- - sduck   I unno, I haven't see any slick in-game from B...   Nov 18 2012, 11:38 PM
|- - Cshel86   QUOTE (sduck @ Nov 18 2012, 11:38 PM) I u...   Nov 19 2012, 12:05 AM
|- - daprofessor   QUOTE (sduck @ Nov 19 2012, 12:38 AM) I u...   Nov 19 2012, 12:49 AM
- - Jack 1000   I think Bradley is sitting on his ass waiting for ...   Nov 26 2012, 01:55 PM
|- - leonthegee   QUOTE (Jack 1000 @ Nov 26 2012, 10:55 AM)...   Nov 26 2012, 03:09 PM
- - checkleft   I don't think he is sitting on his ass at all,...   Nov 26 2012, 03:00 PM
|- - Jack 1000   QUOTE (checkleft @ Nov 26 2012, 02:00 PM)...   Nov 26 2012, 03:07 PM
- - Cshel86   I heard this last week, but maybe Arum squeezes in...   Nov 26 2012, 03:22 PM
- - Franchize   Tim Bradleys career is the epitome of "be car...   Nov 26 2012, 06:43 PM
|- - Jack 1000   QUOTE (Franchize @ Nov 26 2012, 05:43 PM)...   Nov 26 2012, 09:38 PM
- - BigFightFan   How about Bradley vs Malinaggi? We can call it The...   Nov 27 2012, 05:24 AM


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