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Ricky Burns v Dejan Zlaticanin WBC International Lightweight Title & WBC Lightweight Title Eliminator...Boxing - Ricky Burns v Dejan Zlaticanin WBC International Lightweight Title & WBC Lightweight Title Eliminator - Braehead Arena, Glasgow, Scotland - 27/6/14 Ricky Burns is knocked down in the first round by Dejan Zlaticanin Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Paul Currie Livepic EDITORIAL USE ONLY.

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RICKY BURNS was coming off a torrid run when he welcomed Dejan Zlaticanin to Glasgow on June 27. However, it was thought that the Scot – who had lost his WBO lightweight title to the brilliant Terence Crawford three months before – would have too much for the unbeaten Montenegro southpaw.

But Burns was dropped in the opening round and struggled to recover. He did edge into the contest but the split decision in Zlaticanin’s favour was ultimately kind to Burns, who was left with his career in ruins.

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