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    Thompson vs. Bolton

    haven't seen a thread on WBB about this matchup!

    Donnie Thompson is to take on Andy Bolton, head to head, at the BPC british championships which will be held July 12-13th.

    what does everyone think about this matchup? two world class SHW's going head to head. THIS IS GOING TO BE AWESOME

    i'm for donnie. USA and WSBB for life!
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    **** I ment to vote for Donnie. I really hope Donnie wins this to prove how good he really is. I have trained with him twice a few years ago the man is from another planet hes so strong.

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    Donnie is the man!!!


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    I also would like to see Donnie do well as he doesn't seem to get the same recognition as Bolton even though he is arguably as strong or stronger.
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    The man, the myth, the legend--Donnie Thompson!


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    Donnie is the man! Not much needs to be said about his squat and deadlift. His bench is what will put him over Bolton.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigmoney View Post
    Donnie is the man! Not much needs to be said about his squat and deadlift. His bench is what will put him over Bolton.
    yeah, thats what i was thinking. whats bolton's bench up to now?
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    Donnie the Dinosaur

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    I honestly believe that this will be the biggest (literally and figuratively) matchup that powerlifting has seen in quite a long time.

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    I have spoken to Donnie about this and he is ready!

    My personal opinion is that Donnie will get it done. They are very close in the squat. Donnie smokes Andy in the bench. Andy will not pull 1000 lbs in a full meet where he squats in the 1200 lbs range. I would guess more in the 940-950 lbs range. If Donnie can get a high 800s pull he should be able to take it.


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    I think I am going to go watch
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    Quote Originally Posted by Daniel Clough View Post
    I think I am going to go watch
    lucky!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Daniel Clough View Post
    I think I am going to go watch
    I would kill to watch this meet. Glen Russo, Donnie Thompson and Andy Bolton?! Pretty stacked deck. Pretty cool that its getting TV Broadcast


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    Quote Originally Posted by Daniel Clough View Post
    I think I am going to go watch
    I'm ready, what time are we leaving???

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    Gotta go with my fellow country man Andy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big o Boy View Post
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lp63fDBSvBo

    Check this out... GO DONNIE!
    i saw that on PL watch, cocky dude!!! haha
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    why does he think his total is more official than Donnie's? Thats kinda crappy to say that.


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    Looks like Ano might be lifting with Donnie and Andy...
    http://www.powerliftinguk.com/showthread.php?t=8693 ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob View Post
    Looks like Ano might be lifting with Donnie and Andy...
    http://www.powerliftinguk.com/showthread.php?t=8693 ...
    AWESOME. i've always liked Ano, and i've been keeping up with his recovery process since his knee injury through his log on elitefts and the metal forums. i was wondering when he was planning on doing another meet. hes looking very strong now.
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    Something this big, my money is on someone getting injured and pulling out.
    But if it happens, Bolton, just because his 1000 deadlift earns my support.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Travis Bell View Post
    I would kill to watch this meet. Glen Russo, Donnie Thompson and Andy Bolton?! Pretty stacked deck. Pretty cool that its getting TV Broadcast
    Glen Russo is lifting? Is he going full meet or bench only?


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    boltons got it, no doubt in my mind.

    I have a feeling his bench is coming along nicely.
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    Here's a picture of the winner and some handsome guy with him.
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    Quote Originally Posted by vdizenzo View Post
    Here's a picture of the winner and some handsome guy with him.
    Vincent, email that picture to me so I can use it for your sponsors page on AtLarge. Speaking of that, email me a few other pics as well as some bio stuff on you.

    Chris

    p.s. Donnie sure has a cool shirt on there!


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