Originally Posted by Flea Man
It is a less competitive era nowadays and 'achievement' is easier to come by.
I didn't say anything about achievements, titles, who's beating whom or how much interest the sport generates. I'm saying there are plenty of skillful technicians nowadays. And I doubt they have learned it by watching the film of old-timers. Anyway, my point is, it all depends how you gonna look at this, whether you gonna look for the positive or for the negative about this or that timespan or this or that fighter.