Originally written on Sports Brothers Report  |  Last updated 9/9/14
by Sam C. Coulter-Syndicated AuthorRicky Burns is a relatively unknown British World Champion. He is a modest, professional man who goes about his work quietly and has gone relatively unnoticed by those who aren't regular boxing watchers.Burns is a former Super featherweight world champion and current WBO lightweight world champion. He has come through some tough defeats early on in his career to continually prove doubters wrong and beat people who many say he shouldn't be able to. He is the epitome of the underdog story.Burns record currently stands at 36 wins a 2 losses following early losses to Alex Arthur and Carl Johanesson. A few years ago most saw Burns as an average fighter who would not really go onto achieve too much in the sport but boy has he proved these people wrong. He has gone on to forge a very successful career with some top performances against the likes of Michael Katsidis and Kevin Mitchell.Ricky's victory over Katsidis is a truly impressive one as Katsidis has ...
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