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Old 06-30-2007, 12:07 PM   #5
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Default Re: Re-establishing linearity in the heavyweight division

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Originally Posted by ChrisPontius
As i pointed out above, Ibragimov and Chagaev have no weaker claim than Moore/Patterson, Schmeling/Sharkey, Burns/Root did.

So why would that claim lose all credibility?
In the scenario you describe one fighter would hold the WBA, IBF and WBO belts. I think in that scenario that man would be regarded as the man at heavyweight.

Anybody who put up a rival claim based on the Whetabix Boxing Council heavyweight title would have little credibility.
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