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Dougie’s Friday Mailbag (improving the scoring system, accepting losses)

12
Feb

Dougie’s Friday Mailbag (improving the scoring system, accepting losses)

TIME FOR A NEW POINTS/JUDGING SYSTEM? Doug, I hope that you're doing well and staying healthy. Thank you for the fantastic mailbag...

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05
Dec

Commentary: Fix the broken system of judging

Five days after the epic heavyweight championship battle between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury, dodgy judging is still on fans’ minds. Is there a solution?

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08
Mar

Were scorecards favoring Deontay Wilder that far out of line on March 3?

Quite a fuss has been made about WBC heavyweight titlist Deontay Wilder being ahead on the scorecards when he stopped Luis Ortiz. But is it valid?

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22
Jan

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans share thoughts on the Frampton-Santa Cruz rematch, Chris Eubank Jr., Eddie Mustafa Muhammad, Eddie Hearn and Luis Ortiz, and more.

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19
Dec

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on the prospect of Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao and Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez pay-per-view extravaganzas taking place in 2015, who might become boxing’s next PPV star, Oscar De La Hoya’s role as promoter, and other boxing subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!

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14
Dec

Poor judging mars entertaining Tim Bradley-Diego Chaves card

On a night that featured not one, but two controversial decisions, boxing once again finds itself mired in a fog of doubt. Tim Bradley-Diego Chaves and Mauricio Herrera-Jose Benavidez both ended with scorecards of the dubious variety.

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01
Oct

Lampley discusses Chavez-Vera, bad scoring

HBO commentator Jim Lampley says the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Bryan Vera fight was a close contest but Vera “controlled the flow of the fight,” adding “98-92 is way off base. It just wasn’t that kind of a fight; 97-93 doesn’t seem right to me either.”

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