Originally Posted by Hands of Iron
Why wouldn't it be? Robinson was the man in the division the moment he beat Fritzie Zivic, who was rated No. 1 -- That was in 1941. He didn't get a shot at the title until basically 1947, and had already beaten both the man who vacated it and even the one he was fighting for it.
Him v bell wasn't 1 v 2.
I consider him the best ww from when he stopped zivic.