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New Record for Oldest Boxing Champion

Discussion in 'Entertainment, Culture, and Sports' started by TyCooN, May 22, 2011.



  1. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    He did it tonight. Bernard pulled out that stuff you only see from a Slick Black American neighborhood boxer.


    That was pretty awesome, but I have no idea where you get this idea that it's "slick, black, american". That type of fighting is practiced all over the place by smart and dirty fighters to compensate for lack of physicality. I've seen it from white, black, latino guys.
     


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    Hopkins is a "young" 46, which is a euphemism for "he's been in prison."
     


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    ter1413 Stylish Dinosaur

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    b-hop is an old school tech/brutal fighter. props to him!
    (roy jones continues to show how overrted he has been through his career by getting knocked out AGAIN last night!)
     


  4. TyCooN

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    That was pretty awesome, but I have no idea where you get this idea that it's "slick, black, american". That type of fighting is practiced all over the place by smart and dirty fighters to compensate for lack of physicality. I've seen it from white, black, latino guys.
    The guy in my avatar, Bernard, and Andre Ward happen to be the best at that right now. All Slick Black guys. Andre Ward is half White though.
     


  5. TyCooN

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    b-hop is an old school tech/brutal fighter. props to him!
    (roy jones continues to show how overrted he has been through his career by getting knocked out AGAIN last night!)

    Bernard even made sure to take a stab at Roy in his post fight victory interview.[​IMG]
     


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    Every black man in America has an uncle like Bernard Hopkins.
     


  7. FLMountainMan

    FLMountainMan White Hispanic

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    The guy in my avatar, Bernard, and Andre Ward happen to be the best at that right now. All Slick Black guys. Andre Ward is half White though.

    Floyd Mayweather? The lazyass who's afraid to fight a little Asian guy?

    Or anyone else with any skill, for that matter.
     


  8. frenchy

    frenchy In Time Out

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    The guy in my avatar, Bernard, and Andre Ward happen to be the best at that right now. All Slick Black guys. Andre Ward is half White though.

    i like Floyd and Bernard...but you are a moron.
    Bernard...slapped around by Joe Calzaghe a few years back.
    Floyd... lost the first Castillo fight
    Ward... WILL lose as soon as he fights outside his hometown.
    nothing wrong with rooting for your own "brethren" but at least shout out to the guys that deserve it like Hagler,Sugar Ray etc.
    slick black boxers get starched all the time,styles make fights but you already knew that since you are a real boxing fan right?
    just look at Roy last night
     


  9. LA Guy

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    The guy in my avatar, Bernard, and Andre Ward happen to be the best at that right now. All Slick Black guys. Andre Ward is half White though.

    Sorry, this is absurd. You may as well say that in MMA, all the Brazilians are essentially BJJ guys, all Americans are wrestlers, and all Asians favor karate. There is so much cross pollination that despite the historical strengths and weaknesses, the distinctions are impossible to draw.
     


  10. FLMountainMan

    FLMountainMan White Hispanic

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    Every black man in America has an uncle like Bernard Hopkins.

    I'm white and my kids will have two uncles like Bernard Hopkins. Seriously, am I the only white guy in America with felonious siblings? [​IMG]
     


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    Teacher Stylish Dinosaur

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    I'm white and my kids will have two uncles like Bernard Hopkins. Seriously, am I the only white guy in America with felonious siblings? [​IMG]

    No. [​IMG]
     


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