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Mayweather vs. Canelo – My thoughts

kevin

I start reading this article and in the opening stanza the writer refers to Alvarez as ”The young pretender”. Such subjectiveness requires no further investigation. This site is laughable at best.

Posted July 31, 2013  


zdrx

@errrthang’s a dolla! and you point is, please explain to me where these two guys are now. I am waiting. I am Floyds nr 1 fan not a retard like you,

Posted July 31, 2013  


skinnysteve

pity that’s all one can feel for alvarez

Posted July 30, 2013  


smooth

these guy’s got hope for canelo this is real funny , canelo tries to use the shoulder roll and don’t know what he is doing floyd will hit him all night long with that right and when he tries to defend his head floyd will attack that body the fight will be to fast for canelo he is slow with foot work and his sparring partner’s are hitting him when they want ,,let him drop his hand’s with floyd ,he is done

Posted July 30, 2013  


lou duva

Canelo is nothing!

Posted July 30, 2013  


errrthang’s a dolla!

zab judah knocked down mayweather!
castillo knocked down mayweather!

Posted July 30, 2013  


Rapid

The big mistake that these guys make when facing Floyd, is they fall in love with head hunting the guy… Floyds hard to hit up stairs.. They don’t go to the body nearly enough. If I was training the kid, I’d tell him to double up the jab, and bang the body early, don’t focus at all on the head, unless it’s a gimmie.. And, since Floyds so good at the shoulder roll, high elbow guard, it might make it hard for the kid to land that brutal left to the liver.. they should be working on him moving to his own left to create openings for that left to the body.

Posted July 30, 2013  


S

Mayweather = Alfonso Ratliff

Posted July 30, 2013  


Rapid

I see the same ol same ol on here… Canello has no chance at all..it’s gonna be a blow out.. The kid wont be able to even hit Floyd. Well, tell me this then Floyd fans, Was a older, slower Miguel Cotto not able to to bloody up Floyd?? Even a slow as molases Guerrero was able to hit Floyd a few times.. I know you guys are high on your boy, and that’s fine and dandy, he is the best in the sport, But he aint super man, and this time, he isn’t facing a washed up Cotto, or Old Mosley.

Posted July 30, 2013  


texasboI

Nah, 44-1, it is wat it is

Posted July 30, 2013  


NICKOLAKIS333

COLOMBIANO: FLOYD FOUGHT COTTO AT 152 LBS AND COTTO WAS 161 LBS. HE IS FIGHTING CANELO AT 152 LBS AND CANELO WILL BE ABOUT 170 LBS WHEN THEY MEET SO WHAT YOUR EXCUSE. GGG CAN EASILY MAKE 154 LBS. YOU KNOW DAME WELL FLOYD WILL NEVER FIGHT HIM. EVEN WHEN GGG BECOMES THE BEST POUND FOR POUND. IT WILL HAPPEN MY FRIEND. I HAVE BEEN FOLLOWING THIS GAME FOR OVER 50 YRS AND I KNOW A GREAT FIGHTER.

Posted July 30, 2013  


Colombiano

@Foreal

Here are the advantages for Floyd against Manny:

Never been knocked down
Never been knocked out
Taller
Longer reach
Just as fast if not faster
More accurate puncher
Better footwork
Better skill
Better defense
Better offense

Manny has never faced a fighter like that man!

Posted July 30, 2013  


D-M@c

Canelo follows advice from people’s critic about his poor stamina.. Oh boy, Floidroids is gonna be in a dreadful battle.. Scary….

Posted July 30, 2013  


NICKOLAKIS333

COLOMBIANO: FLOYD COULD FIGHT HIM AT JR. MIDDLEWEIGHT. I AM SURE GGG WOULD AGREE. BUT YOU KNOW THIS WILL NOT HAPPEN. FLOYD IS NOT STUPID. HE LIKE TO STAY A 50-0.

Posted July 30, 2013  


Foreal

@Colombiano
Mayweather need to sit on his 147 pound pound perch and dare anyone to come there and knock him off.
________________________________________
You’re a joker hahahaha.. Floidroids was so scared to sit on his 147 when The PacMan was waiting for him to step up and fight. Floidroids was so silent and into hiding.. Floidroids came out and bragged when The Pac was no longer available to fight him.. So funny coward!

Posted July 30, 2013  


None

Paulie gave u the blue print but he is not a banger
C A is

Posted July 30, 2013  


Colombiano

Floyd Mayweather Jr will retire 50-0. All you haters can take that hate to the grave!

Posted July 30, 2013  


Colombiano

@anonymous

Canelo is nothing like Mike Tyson. He doesn’t have the power, speed or skill.

Posted July 30, 2013  


Colombiano

@NICKOLAKIS333

Agree. Canelo nor Manny can beat Floyd. The problem is Floyd is not a Middleweight, he is a welterweight man. Why should he try to move up or have GGG move down. GGG needs to be focusing on Canelo, Chavez Jr, Martinez, Lara, Trout or Ward. Floyd is a little dude.

Mayweather need to sit on his 147 pound pound perch and dare anyone to come there and knock him off.

Posted July 30, 2013  


La Frontera

This business like all other professional sports is a “what have you done for me lately” mentality…Mayweather supporters need to really look at the last few bouts and compare them to the fight with De la hoya. Instead of referring to a Floyd who just beat “Chico” Corrales(RIP)…several years ago.

You’ll notice the movement and reflexes aren’t there anymore. Floyd was caught flush a lot versus Ortiz, Cotto, and even that bum Guerrero.

The problem was that these mentioned boxers don’t have near the amount of punching power and ring intelligence that Canelo possesses.

If you’re unable to distinguish between Canelo and fighters such as Guerrero, Cotto, and Ortiz then you don’t have any business writing about boxing.

Canelo will shock the world September 14th!

Posted July 30, 2013  


NICKOLAKIS333

DAN: I BELIEVE YOU ARE CORRECT IN YOUR FORECAST OF THIS FIGHT. I DISAGREE WITH YOU AS TO THE ONLY TWO MEN WHO HAVE A CHANCE TO BEAT FLOYD. I BELIEVE FLOYD WILL BEAT CANELO EASILY. I ALSO THINK FLOYD COULD BEAT MANNY AS WELL TODAY, NOT FIVE YRS AGO. TODAY THERE IS ONLY ONE FIGHTER WHO CAN BEAT FLOYD AND HURT HIM AS WELL. THAT’S GGG. HE IS MADE PERFECTLY FOR FLOYD.

Posted July 30, 2013  


anonymous

this fight will be just like mike tyson(canelo) vs. alfonso ratliff (floydie). check it out, the fight is spot on!

Posted July 30, 2013  


ball juice

Just can’t c wat canelo is gonna do different to his last fight,which he looked like he was struggling. To say he.s the new sensation in boxing.and Floyd is way better than trout.and trout picked off canelo pretty easily.this cud be a bad mismatch.canelo only fights in bursts. Tht ain’t gonna all of a sudden change. But mayweather will take him out of his comfort zone and make him fight 4 3 min a rnd and tht will exhaust him by rnd 7

Posted July 30, 2013  


D-M@c

Most ppl who hate & discredit Floyd are usually SUCCESS HATERS! Ppl who replace logic with nonsense. How is Floyd a coward? Was he a coward when he beat a bigger & feared undefeated Diego Corrales when Diego was KOing fighters and being avoided? Was he a coward when he schooled Mosely after Mosely massacred Antonio Margarito? (the same person Floyd supposedly “avoided”. And Freddie Roach said Floyd would never fight Mosely after seeing what he did to Margarito) Was he a coward for fighting a bigger Cotto & DeLaHoya without catchweight? Was he a coward when he KO’d undefeated Ricky Hatton? (The guy “boxing experts” said would finally put Floyd in his place) Mosely was top super welterweight when Floyd beat him. Ortiz was a world champ before being KO’d. When Floyd beat Cotto he was #1 @ 154lbs and #3 p4p in the world behind Floyd & Pacquaio. Marquez was a lightweight world champion when Floyd embarrassed him after returning from being inactive for 19months. Ppl say he’s a coward because he didn’t fight everyone. Pacquaio never fought Corrales or Tszu or Trinidad. DOUBLE STANDARDS at it’s best. There’s absolutely NO talk of Pacquaio facing anyone outside of TopRank. Give credit where credit is due. Floyd can beat Canelo in September, Pacquaio next year May3, Martinez next September……it’ll never be enough for critics who live their miserable life hating. FOR THE ONE’S WHO LOVE YOU THERE’S NO EXPLANATION NEEDED, FOR THOSE WHO HATE YOU THERE’S NO EXPLANATION ACCEPTED! Let haters hate, its what they do best in life. Mayweather on September on May-Per-View. 45-0.

Posted July 30, 2013  


Chugger

I can’t believe that anyone thinks Canelo will win the fight? The kid is wet behind the ears and only fought mediocre cab driver opposition in Mexico. If anyone thinks this kid has any kind of chance against Floyd I would suggest you seek psychiatric help as soon as possible. Canelo has about as much chance of beating Mayweather than a Penguin has of going to Mars by boat.

Posted July 30, 2013  


Colombiano

@Chugger

I beat you man. I said it first hahahahaha

Posted July 30, 2013  


BobbyC

I believe it’s going to be a real good fight. The keys to win on both are Canelo–Use your jab, pace yourself, and get inside
Money May–use jab, hit and move, and protect you body
I know many do not give Canelo a chance to win. And I give them that because Money May is a great fighter. But what many do not understand is that Canelo is very hungry. He has shown it in other fights. Yes, he has not fought elite fighters like Money May, but do not let that trick you. If Canelo can win, I hope it’s by a knockout bceause if it goes the distance I do not wan to see another Castillo happening.

Posted July 30, 2013  


Drox

@ Canrex, I’ll be looking for your apology and excuse on this very site August 15th :)

Posted July 30, 2013  


Chugger

Floyd will win the fight by a lopsided points decision. Remember my name after the fight because I told you so now.

Posted July 30, 2013  


Anonymous

Juan Manuel Marquez is better fighter than Canelo.

Posted July 30, 2013  


smooth

watching canelo spar and his sparring partner’s does nothing like floyd and they can it him when they want also canelo try’s to use the shoulder roll the sh– is funny he doesn’t even know how to use it floyd will kill him with strait right’s and hook’s and upper cut’s he still goes back to being flat footed and the opponent stand’s in front of him and hit him with jab’s and right’s and hook’s to the body ,and with him getting gased out and taking shot’s to the body he will look worser than guerrero

Posted July 30, 2013  


Mayday42

@RT

Read the whole post dude. I said his speed will seem to be under developed. This in terms of comparing his speed to Floyd’s. Look man, Canelo is a good fighter, and will continue to improve with age. He will be thoroughly out-classed in this one I’m afraid. Does he have power? Yes. Does he have speed? Yes, but only for a guy his size. Did he beat a legitimate contender? Yes, but Trout is about 3-4 levels below the skill set of Money May and slaps his opponents. Floyd doesn’t possess one punch KO power, but he will embarrass you and swell your face by laser guided missles down the middle

Posted July 30, 2013  


Ivan

If Canelo loses, he can point out his age as an excuse. If Floyd loses, he can point out his age as excuse. Both would have a point, especially Mayweather.
I think youth will win this fight more than anything else. In shape or not, boxing pushes your body to the limit and this limit gets closer and closer with age. One other thing in Canelo’s favor – the jab. He doesn’t throw enough jabs, but their cumulative power could tip the scales in the second half.

Posted July 30, 2013  


Drox

The more and more I read the comments on this site the more I realize that there are a LOT of people out there who know absolutely nothing about boxing. Canelo by far is boxing’s biggest hype job ever! The kid is getting by on his looks alone! He is not the favored fighter in Mexico, Marquez is! He has fought NOBODY to earn a shot at Mayweather. Non the less he will get exposed and his dilusional fans will come up with every excuse in the book as to why he lost. I cannot wait for the exposure and destruction of this chump to take place. Maybe after he has his a** handed to him, the boxing world will make him fight reall contenders in his weight class and that’s when the real truth about Cinnabun comes out. Carlos Molina, Lara, Andrade, Kid Chocolate, Sergio, GGG and Chavez Jr ALL give Cinnabun a beatin!!!!

Posted July 30, 2013  


Canrex

good artucle but you failed to mention that floyd also faced most of the better opponents past their prime or at a catchweight. this is why to me he is a good business guy than a true boxer trying to be a legend. floyd will be running like an OLYMPIC runner when he feels that first punch, he will get many of those anx one of them is going to knock him out.

Posted July 30, 2013  


victor

canelo by KO on 3 or 4

Posted July 30, 2013  


DJBIGCG

Good article. I do think mayweather will win this fight against canelo

Posted July 30, 2013  


smooth

when canelo was 19 but they were putting slob’s on his resume he said no, keep up with history they say he wasn’t ready hell he hasn’t improved at all except gaining weight and fighting little guy’s

Posted July 30, 2013  


big E

Hahahaha canelo will ko money?? Get lost kid not in this century this fight is so easy to call since 1. Canelo runs out of gas we all know that 2. Money is the quickest/sneakiest fighter out there so how can u expect canelo to keep up especially with those extra pounds he’s been cheating his opponents come on the guy fought josesito Lopez who I believe was a 140 pounder before Ortiz went to 154 fighting a fighter coming in at 165+ what a joke than they say GGG is to big for him plz I’m 100% Mexican and not floyds biggest fan but let’s be real canelo is a celebrity who was started by televisa and now in control of de LA hoya. And let’s say he wins can u really give a middle weight fighter for beating a welter weight?? I cant

Posted July 30, 2013  


Mayday42

@RT

His hand speed will seem UNDER-developed
come fight night. This dude is in for a mismatch of epic proportions. You sound like De La HOEya

Posted July 30, 2013  


smooth

175 VS 147 ON FIGHT NIGHT NO MATTER WHAT WEIGHT CANELO COME’S IN HE STILL GASES OUT LOL

Posted July 30, 2013  


smooth

DON’T FORGET CANELO WAS CALLED OUT BY MONEY WHEN HE WAS 19 AND E IS STILL THE SAME CANELO DON’T FORGET

Posted July 30, 2013  


smooth

how can you become a ppv star at 147 but you never faught the top in your weight class and how can you become ppv star with the class c- fighter’s he has faught those name’s you mentioned for canelo either there class c or has been fighter’s you can keep his celebrity up but the competition he has faced is the true mark of who he faced that 41-0 the other 37 are no name’s nut yet he is the one ,that is real b. s. be honest like this article canelo has not been in with top level fighter’s or fight in his weight class /yeah canelo is the one [THE NEXT ONE TO GET BEAT]HE HAS NO EXPERIANCE AT THIS LEVEL BECAUSE HE RAN FROM REAL COMPETITION TO GET TO 41-0 /HE IS A PPV CELEBRITY BOUGHT AND PAYED FOR BY OSCAR

Posted July 30, 2013  



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