Scott Christ (36-10-2)
Some individuals just like the idea of necessary challengers, and I agree the idea is OK. There are many fighters on the market who can be (and are) prevented for fights they actually have earned, at the very least as a lot as boxing makes anybody earn title fights ever. However boxing has a number of “ideas” that sound good however are then abused on one stage or 5. Necessary challengers are certainly one of them. What number of Canelo-Yildirim and Taylor-Khongsong kind fights do you really want to take a seat via? And to know you have to, that the man with the belt (one other factor higher in idea than boxing actuality) he needs to maintain has to do that or be stripped or no matter? It stinks and sucks.
Inoue-Dasmarinas is a kind of. I’m positive he’ll attempt his finest — no purpose to suspect he gained’t — however on paper Dasmarinas has no enterprise in a hoop with Inoue. Perhaps he’ll shock the world, he wouldn’t be the primary to at the very least be stunningly aggressive when anticipated to get trucked, however the good cash is on trucked. Inoue TKO-3
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Wil Esco (38-8-2)
Naoya Inoue is 28 years outdated and clearly within the prime of his meteoric stand up the pound-for-pound ranks. Inoue is a uncommon expertise who possess just about all of the attributes you’d need in a fighter: pace, energy, method, ferocity, and a substantial boxing IQ to match. Inoue might quickly meet a bridge too far is he decides to go up in weight, however on this explicit battle towards Dasmarinas I see nothing that Inoue hasn’t already seen and dealt with. I’m going to take Inoue to attain a primary half stoppage. Inoue TKO-4
Patrick L. Stumberg (37-9-2)
I don’t assume anybody would have complained if I’d taken one take a look at this matchup, mentioned “Inoue’s going to punch a gap via this dude’s head,” and left to go play Responsible Gear. Regardless of this, I put within the time to really watch tape, and might now say with empirical information backing that Inoue’s going to punch a gap via this dude’s head. Dasmarinas’ promoting factors start and finish with offbeat motion and first rate physique punching, neither of which determine to even remotely trouble the likes of Inoue. Until he’s actually fallen off a cliff for the reason that Moloney beating, Inoue could have no hassle reducing off the cage and punishing the Filipino’s looping punches together with his customary ramrod counters.
All Dasmarinas can actually hope is that this may lastly be the beating that convinces the IBF to revamp its rankings. He is usually a “Scorching and Spicy” martyr for challengers but to come back. Inoue KO-2