Originally Posted by Boxing Bob
Burns isn't a big enough name to be ducking anyone. Whats he supposed to come to the US and lose to Broner for 5K? Broner sure as hell ain't gonna roll the dice that he's gonna get a fair shake in England for peanuts.
They had strong talks for that fight to happen last November in the US, and Warren killed the fight and stopped negotiations, Burns vacated his title and jumped to 135. Burns would fight anyone, Warren didn't want him to come to the US and get his ass beat by Broner.