I am delighted to acknowledge that all my long time doubts and fears about how Joe Calzaghe would cope once he got in the ring with Jeff Lacey were unfounded.
BBC SPORT Boxing Dazzling Calzaghe unifies titles.
Surely he must be comfortably the most successfu British boxer of all time now. I'm still amazed he doesn't have a higher profile.
(Yesterday was a strange and contrasting 24 hours as I spent the afternoon in the Tate Britain at the Gothic Nightmares exhibition which is a very odd warm up for watching boxing.)