Originally Posted by Dunky McCafferty
european title means nothing nowadays. Its been cheapened by the plethora of 'world' titles around today, champion of europe means **** all when a guy with an IBO, WBU or whatever title can gatecrash your party & say, "Im a WORLD champion"
If I had a fighter under my wing, I would dodge the whole 'traditional' route, cos its had its day.
I'll accept that, but what the Euro title does is put you in a very strong position to challenge for one of the 4 major world titles, so this is more about potential world success than current.