Convicted Artist Magazine

Saturday
Jun 06th
  • Login
  • Registration
    *
    *
    *
    *
    *
    Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.
Text size
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Home Boxing FEBRUARY 2015 BOXING PREDICTIONS
Share |

FEBRUARY 2015 BOXING PREDICTIONS

 

brandon-rios-vs-mike-alvarado-3February is a pretty dead month, so I was able to add a January fight that were not announced by the time I wrote my january predictions.  In fact, I am rather disappointed at how quiet February is this year.  It is one of the deadest months in other sports, and should be when big fights happen.  You can even get a full 6 week training camp in, without messing with a boxer's holiday fun.  But for whatever reason there is not much ado this year for the second month.  So, let's hope January stays sharp, and leads us into a hot March.

Brandon Rios vs.Mike Alvarado 3
This went from a fight between two top contenders, to a fight for a lightly regarded belt, to a fight between two shop-worn former contenders, who may have only one big one left in them.  When you fight in the style of these two, your career at the top is not usually long.  Rios has been exposed by Abril, Pacquiao, and to a lesser extent, by Alvarado himself.  Mile High Mike has lost to Provdnikov and Marquez.  While it would appear that Rios is the fresher of the two, Alvarado has already shown he knows how to beat Rios.  He just needs the discipline to stick with it.  A hometown loss against Provo embarrassed him into the intelligence he will need to stick to a game plan.  Alvarado by UD, in both men's last hurrah as main event fighters.

Jermain Taylor vs. Sergio Mora
I was disappointed to see this fight announced, because as is the case in too many divisions, the IBF is content to mean nothing in the grand scheme.  140, 147, 154, and now 160.. the IBF strap is the least meaningful of all in these divisions.  The lack of interim titles is refreshing, but it means the sanctioning body strips everyone who does not face a useless mandatory.  Now that we can see Taylor is wasting his optional, there will be no excitng fights for him on the horizon.  Don't get me wrong... fights with GGG or even Jacobs would likely be suicide missions.  However, a Cotto match would be a money maker, a unification, and although Cotto's fans would not likely forgive him for ducking Canelo (another great option for Taylor), it gives Taylor a better (but still small) chance of being the linear 160lb king again.  However, I think we only saw Jermain briefly crowned because of Soliman's injury... and Mora is more motivated.  Mora by MD, in a fight that should retire them both.

Gennady Golovkin vs. Martin Murray
This fight was announced long ago, and I must say, GGG's people are doing his best to put him in with anyone real who is not afraid.  Unfortunately, that limits his US opposition.  Geale, Rubio, Macklin, and now Murray are all foreign opponents.  Jacobs, Quillin, Cotto, Canelo (also foreign), and new belt holders like Taylor and Lee are being steered so far away from GGG they are going backwards.  Kudos to Murray for taking the fight, but he has only two close fights against Sturm and Martinez to measure him against Golovkin.  His turtle shell defense cost him both of those fights, and I have a feeling they are not the right recipe here.  We saw how long Curtis Stevens was able to last covering up, so maybe Murray has a shot there, but the longest anyone went with a championship GGG was Kassim Ouma.  Ouma is a volume punching bad-ass who usually walks right through punches.  That gave GGG a lot to think about.  Murray will try very little, then quit.  GGG by 5th round TKO.

Chris Strait
www.convictedartist.com

Comments
Add New
+/-
Write comment
Name:
Email:
 
Title:
UBBCode:
[b] [i] [u] [url] [quote] [code] [img] 
 
 
Please input the anti-spam code that you can read in the image.
wine delivery  - FEBRUARY 2015 BOXING PREDICTIONS |
My world has been forever changed after reading this. You really should be considered an industry leader in your industry. I like the helpful info you give in your articles. I definitely appreciate this!

http://www.goodirectory.com/story.php?title=about-canned-rose#discuss
Marketing Agency  - FEBRUARY 2015 BOXING PREDICTIONS |
This site has a certain energy about it. You sure have a ton of information on this topic. You ever have issues with website visitors copying these write ups without asking you first? As I apply more and more of these insights to my daily life I can see how your education has made you into a top professional in this industry. It is very informative and you are obviously very knowledgeable in this area.

https://bit.ly/2L3l1KM
christian brother  - FEBRUARY 2015 BOXING PREDICTIONS |
I just don't have no idea what to do from here. When I first arrived at this site about a month ago I was just looking for something entertaining to read but this blog has been super useful and insightful. To think, I was really confused a seconds ago. I actually felt my mind expanding when I browsed your article. I bookmarked this to my bookmark site list and will be checking back soon.

http://knights-of-hell-bible65173.full-design.com
Ios apps  - FEBRUARY 2015 BOXING PREDICTIONS |
{I really wish you would be my best friend.|This stuff is like vitamins for my brain.|I just don't have any idea what to do now.|magnificent work, keep it up.|The shorter response is, I don't know very much about this while the longer answer might be I'm going to discover all I canNeat website. If you should ever come out to Arkansas you may post up at my apartment. As I apply more of these tips, I understand how your education has turned you into a top professional in this industry. I simply have to tell you that your pages are totally awesome.

http://franciscopetgu.ampedpages.com
CBD oil for sleep  - FEBRUARY 2015 BOXING PREDICTIONS |
Magnificent tips and very simple to understand. Might you have any moreuseful insights? I am really hoping you write more very as soon as you can! {I truly believe this page needs much more thought.|If you should ever come out to Oregon you may post up at my guest house.|Really well written article.|Thank you for another fantastic article.|Neat write up.|Seeing this made me spit up tea on my phone.|I've truly enjoyed browsing this website posts.|Colors seem way brighter when you post new content.|The short answer is, I do not understand very much about this topic, the longer answer might be I'm going to discover anything I can on the topic.

http://cbd-oil-benefits11075.thezenweb.com
best bar in New York  - FEBRUARY 2015 BOXING PREDICTIONS |
awesome job on this article! Your work seriously pumps me up. Thank you a lot for giving your thoughts.

http://socialapp35789.pointblog.net
Darren Pinales  - FEBRUARY 2015 BOXING PREDICTIONS |
wedding Photographer

http://www.YFaBYAzQ20.com/YFaBYAzQ20
 
Share |





Dog Boxer Clothing

Latest Boxing News

Latest MMA News