Originally Posted by irishny
The WBO belt?????
Are you kidding me???
Yeah you're right Lewis should have manned up and fought Herbie Hide...Its the fight the world wanted to see!
Wlad has fought some downright AWFUL competition as champion.
Lewis fought (at worst)good fighters.
Some of whom are still hanging around the heavyweight scene,its so weak!
Tyson(even the old version still massacres the likes of Mormeck and Castillo)
Whereas Wlad has fought the likes of
Its not all his fault, its just the modern division is brutal.
Its why guys like Grant, Botha, Rahman,Briggs can still compete near world class level right up until their late 30s,early 40s. Even Ray Austin was getting near world titles in his late 30s and he was NEVER anything special. When Tua came back and hammered Cameron,we had people on this site wanting him to get in with the Klitschkos.
These guys were getting beaten by Lewis,when they were prime.
Honestly... that's probably the worst post that I have ever read on this forum. Doesn't even deserve a response. It's just completely wrong on so many different levels.