Originally Posted by aduriz
which is completely BS IMO . how can you be rated higher than the legitimate champion who's fighting in the flyweight's major leagues ( asia ) ?
that's the equivalent of a european welterweight beltholder who's rated so highly despite not facing anyone beyond continental level ....
i like the revisionist history here.
the writers and other fighters of the time knew how good johnson was. that's why he was considered a top 5 fighter for a while. johnson was clearly considered a level above the other flyweights at that time.