Originally Posted by MrMarvel
I never understood why Leonard isn't recognized as two-time middleweight champion. When he beat Duran, who was the reigning WBC champ, both were under 160 lbs.
I agree. Although then you have to say Hearns was a unified 154 pound champ because he fought Duran when Duran was the WBA 154 pound champ. But the WBA stripped Duran for not defending against McCallum