Originally Posted by FlatLine
America is the logical move i think.. not all fighters need to be PPV in the UK before they hit America.. I mean Gavin Rees is the only UK 135 pounder left in the top ten.. If they don't fight straight away then America is the logical move.. Burns is known well enough anyway since he beat Roman Martinez in a classic.. the kid belongs in Las Vegas under the bright lights
People will travel to fight Burns, just because Rees is the only other UK lightweight available, doesn't mean anything. Burns isn't really that well known, he'd do well to be on the undercard of a big fight.
Put him on the undercard of Trout-Cotto, Pac-Marquez or Bradley's fight.