Originally Posted by deadmanshand
If he has continued to work on his striking - including hard sparring - then yes. The time off would have done him a world of good. If not I hope he stays retired.
It takes a long time to be calm under fire, i dont think its even something you can teach - i got it because im a badass. Even hard sparring might not help, i can see him just being beat up and demoralized against real strikers.