Originally Posted by Servo
On a side note, Ser Barristan should not be nicknamed "The Bold", it should be "The BAUCE". In his prime he could probably beat just about anyone in the current story of Westeros.
I'd put Barristan above everyone currently alive. And above most dead people, too, when I am at that. Names which come as those who could maybe defeat him come with Arthur Dayne, Jaime Lannister, Sandor Cleagne. No joke.