Do you still kind of feel like you need that win over Badou Jack to sort of make a true statement to all the boxing fans out there that you do belong in that elite echelon of fighters at 175 pounds? The draw against Stevenson convinced Jack that he needs to approach his strategy against Browne differently. His Olympic run came to an end against Oubaali when he lost a narrow 19-18 decision in the first round of the 2012 London Games. I thought I clearly won. He's not going to pull a rabbit out of his hat. I feel bad for him but hopefully he comes out of this with all of his faculties, so he could be able to enjoy his family like Badou said.
But this is what we signed up for. Browne has good footwork, using that to change distance, confuse his opponent and make himself a more difficult target. A frenetic finish is on the cards here as Browne attempts to repel the stubborn and consistent force applied by Jack. If Jack employs a similar strategy against Browne, it could spell trouble for the New York native. That being said, Browne still had good movement and pop on his punches in the later rounds vs Castillo, but his output did trail in the eighth and ninth before picking back up in the 10th. Obviously what happened to Adonis last month was a reminder of how brutal this business is. In the 11th round, referee Tony Weeks called time to have the ringside doctor examine the cut.
Jack retained his title after his fight was declared a majority draw when judge Glenn Feldman scored it 114—112 for DeGale and judges Julie Lederman and Steve Weisfeld both scored it 113—113 draw. Badou you said you wanted to make a statement. Browne is his first obstacle of 2019, but he wants to remain active. No fighter is going to define my legacy. But at the end of the day, I'm here to stay.
Jack did not conduct any post match interviews, instead heading straight to hospital to have the injury tended to. Rarely has Jack looked unprepared and overmatched, no matter who it is on the other side of that ring, and that reputation is why Jack has the slight edge in this contest. I was a troubled kid like a lot of my friends that I grew up with that you don't know about it. Interview with Marcus Browne, by. Badou Jack has hit the deck before in several fights and has been stopped once before. In all those close fights I had, I landed more than 100 more punches than my opponents.
For Browne, a 2012 Olympian who turned twenty-eight in November, a victory over Jack, a proven fighter, would give him a shot at relevancy after years of quietly amassing an undefeated record of 22-0 16 composed of journeymen and gatekeepers. Browne: Well, most of his fights have been at 168. Marcus Browne comes in fresh off his 22nd consecutive victory, that came versus Lenin Castillo. . The young hungry guys have got something to prove.
The town is most commonly known as the lost borough of New York City and was the former home of the Fresh Kills Landfill, which was the world's largest landfill before closing in 2001. I heard he was going through a lot of things outside of the ring so maybe that was part of the reason. Jack bled profusely for the rest of the fight, his face turned into the proverbial crimson mask, and despite checks by the referee and doctor, he was allowed to continue, and bravely fought on through the end of the bout, often pawing at his face to wipe the pouring blood away. After I lost the title, it made me much hungrier and I want to get it back even more. One of his biggest strengths is his gas tank. Jack suffered a gruesome five-inch cut to his forehead after an accidental clash of heads in the seventh round of the fight.
Neither is he, from what it looks like. I know that as a fighter better than anybody else. Leaving you out of it, who do you think is the best light heavyweight in the world out of those four? There was no injuries as Showtime gave no reason as to why the fight was postponed. Thank you everyone for joining the call. Both men need a win in a big way.
I'm here to make a name for myself and it starts with Badou Jack. And he took a lot of punishment in that fight. Is he able to go out and seek those champions on their respective networks? Browne won on scores of 119-108, 117-110, and 116-111. Hopefully you get back to normal so he can enjoy his family and his kids and everything. Marcus, should you beat Badou Jack, is it your wish to go directly to Bivol or would you like to explore other possibilities? What advantage does your experience give you with a guy like Marcus Browne with all of his skills. And from the Badou perspective, he is always willing and ready and basically available to fight any of these guys.
Browne also lost a point in the seventh round for holding. He has, after all, knocked out three of his past four opponents. I thought I would beat Stevenson and he was the lineal champion. I'm a sharp, young, savy fighter. Father time caught up with him. Jack had a year that could be classified as somewhat forgettable. As a defensive and wide receiver, Browne's high school won a state championship in 2001.