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Old 12-20-2008, 03:53 PM
 
Location: SoCal - Sherman Oaks & Woodland Hills
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I feel really bad about this. Holyfield should be the champion again. He beat Valuev IMO. The Russian mafia must be in on this. There is no other excuse for that lame judging decision.
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Old 12-20-2008, 04:09 PM
 
Location: South FL
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LMFAO the russian mafia
but yea, he got robbed, SMH @ the last scorecard.
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Old 12-20-2008, 05:22 PM
 
Location: Blackwater Park
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I hear the "fight" was about as bad as the decision.
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Old 12-20-2008, 05:56 PM
 
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Guess that proves you can still be athletic even over the age of 40
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Old 12-20-2008, 06:21 PM
 
Location: South FL
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and a ''majority decision''.
decisions like this is the reason why more fans are paying to see welterweights/lower fighters fight more than these pathetic heavyweight fights.
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Old 12-20-2008, 07:46 PM
 
Location: Blackwater Park
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decisions like this is the reason why more fans are paying to see welterweights/lower fighters fight more than these pathetic heavyweight fights.
I think it's the excitment more than the decisions.
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Old 12-20-2008, 08:08 PM
 
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Wow! Holyfield's still alive and actually had a chance? I didn't watch but I was sure he'd get Apollo Creeded in the ring.
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Old 12-23-2008, 11:10 PM
 
Location: SF Bay Area
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I didn't see the fight, but I'm not surprised Holyfield nearly prevailed. It is painful to watch the heavyweight division during this time. Valuev is a modern-day Neanderthal, a hairy, bigger version of Primo Canera, and purely a mediocre fighter at best. Shameful that such a modern day "club fighter" can hold a portion of the title.
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