Originally Posted by achillesthegreat
Burns has not always been a top fighter, thus you cannot assess his ability on his whole career but since he has become a top fighter. He is currently in form and you must base him off of this i.e. the durability of the people he has fought, how many people he has stopped etc
Perfectly put Achilles.Even three years ago,99% of fans would've scoffed at the suggestion he'd be competing for the top spot at 135.
Now he's the most improved fighter in Europe and should really be judged from Martinez onwards.