Originally Posted by Two Shakes
And your point is ?
Burns was expected to lose against Martinez,in fact there was every likelihood he wouldn't hear the final bell,Martinez had stopped 8 of his last 10 opponents prior to fighting Burns.It also came to light afterwards that Burns had been struggling for some time to make 130lb's.
And it was Martinez hanging on and being rocked in the later rounds,shortly before handing his belt to Burns.
Roman Martinez is a tomato can. He never fought any buddy of note at Junior Lightweight. He ducked Humberto Soto even though they had the same Promoter Top Rank. He was a paper champion at best.
And my point was you British fans claiming Burns has a great chin. When the Martinez fight clearly shows that isn't the case.
Broner is gonna destroy him just as bad as Floyd destroyed Hatton.