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some right stupid irish knackers writing on this. Scummers

Posted February 12, 2013 2:08 pm 

Fight Aficionado

“Too much sparring has damaged his career.” – True. I think the Kronk gym wars from day 1 may have fizzled him out. Instead of focusing on the skills needed over the longterm Lee was fighting for his life in very tough sparring right out of the amateurs. As they say, don’t leave your best rounds in the gym. That’s hard to do when they’ve got 3 guys lined up wanting to knock your head off in succession.

Posted February 12, 2013 12:43 am 

Fight Aficionado

Lee should’ve smoked this guy. I just don’t think he’s very strong physically and he never learned to work the angles to offset his opponent’s timing. In the end he’s a good UK domestic type fighter but just short of world class. Which is odd given he worked with Manny almost his whole career so he should have brilliant boxing skills.

Posted February 12, 2013 12:40 am 

Max fish horsebox

Fitzgerald is nothing but a useless dirty journeyman Andy had a bad nite at the races but will be hungry against big mouth macho in who got ok by Sergio Andy lee will be ready for mouth piece Mechlin you all heard it here horsebox

Posted February 11, 2013 10:07 pm 

arroyo bob

Andy Lee has never anything above average. Steward, of all people, should have seen this. A nice kid but pedestrian all the way.

Posted February 11, 2013 5:45 pm 


Fitzers stock rises class,,

Posted February 11, 2013 5:35 pm 


All you British middle weights take good look at anto fitzgearld that’s what u want 2b fighting a warrior no nonsense fighter lets whose the balls to call him out

Posted February 11, 2013 5:32 pm 


Anthony fitz is a champ in d making a little bit of fine tuning and he will go places

Posted February 11, 2013 5:28 pm 


Get him on yea

Posted February 11, 2013 5:26 pm 


Eddie Hearn are u watching get fitzer on your shows simple value 4money

Posted February 11, 2013 5:25 pm 


Spot on mate

Posted February 11, 2013 5:20 pm 


Andy lee was blessed on sat night fitzer gave him a tough fight

Posted February 11, 2013 5:18 pm 


He looked awful. Could be the end of a career

Posted February 11, 2013 2:02 pm 

Limey jay

It’s tough to look good against an opponent like Fitzgerald was the other night, it’s a rarity for someone to fight with the tenacity that he showed, saying that lee did struggle at times, but I am trying to envisage how the big names in the weight would have coped with such a fighter on the night, I am not sure if any would have looked classier, they might have made it a bit easier, but I don’t think they would have was a win and he can look to bigger and better nights, but the division has some real good guys all vying for top spot, and I don’t think lee will ever get to be that man

Posted February 11, 2013 1:40 pm 


Lee had a very good amature background.When he turned pro all eyes where on him ofcourse,and with Steward as his trainer even more so did people watch.But his change over from amature to pro was not very smooth it wasnt natural.Lee dosent seem to have the mind set for the elite aswell as other issues.Now Lee looks like he really fell from any real championship level boxing.One thing I noticed when Lee trained under Manny he would spar alot with the k-bros. it was noted.I wonder if that was such a smart idea the big slower hvwt. holding back,instead Lee might have been better with smaller faster guys pushing him.Making him sprint through 12rds of sparing instead of lumbering through it with the big guy.Because he did seem to have that wind problem as the fight went on aswell as looking indifferent at times around mid-rounds.Well lets see what happens Lee seems like a good kid and a nice guy I talked to people that met him and everyone had good things to say about him…but Im afraid he wont be around much longer,but I hope Im wrong.

Posted February 11, 2013 12:54 pm 


Too much sparring has damaged his career.

Posted February 11, 2013 12:41 pm 


He looked dead on his feet. He actually moved a bit then in round 9. His volume of punches in the middle of the ring was very low. He needed to be using combinations when fitzgerald came in and side stepping. He kept going back in straight lines. That’s my view anyway and I’m a leyman. No improvements in his fitness by the looks of it. The pace that fitzgerald set left him exhausted looking.

Posted February 11, 2013 11:25 am 


andy lee looked huge he must have weighed 180lbs

Posted February 11, 2013 10:10 am 


lol, Andy Lee’s stock has never been that high to begin with. He has aways been a decent european level fighter, nothing more.

Posted February 11, 2013 6:20 am 

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