Originally Posted by Unforgiven
I've never doubted the demand for the fight.
What I said was : "He didn't do much to establish himself as the best available challenger
for Wlad - I mean, he was not a stand-out challenger in pure fighting terms.
The never said he didn't stand out in publicity terms. In fact I'm at pains to explain that that is very much what he did !
Well unifying the cw division and beating Barret, valuev and Ruiz was enough obviously as Boone else in the did any more than that.