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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old August 12th, 2012, 15:39 Thread Starter
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I want the guy to do well and it'd be great if he turned pro asap with bums like Hasim Rahman still getting title shots but @ the decision in the final.

The Italian should have got that one.

Same with Charlotte Dujardin in the dancing horses contest, a decision unjustly in favour of the hometown favourite. Understandable I guess but unjust.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old August 12th, 2012, 20:08
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Yeah, really was an awful decision. Cammarelle dominated the ring and definitely landed more punches. Joshua had about 1 good minute at the end of the fight and supposedly this was enough for the judges to say he deserved it on countback

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I've heard some say that Joshua was schooled by the Cuban Savon in the earlier match in the tournament, yet won? Sounds like he's gotten a few shady decisions.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old August 17th, 2012, 03:20
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Just watched the match and I must say, Joshua clearly did not deserve to win. IMO, he looked like he was punching air at times. I guess Joshua received extra points for non-existent contact.

At least Fraudly Harrison deserved his gold medal. Can't say the same for Joshua.
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