Cassius Clay-Sonny Liston - CompuBox Classic Stats
Clay controlled the fight with his jab- 74% of his landed punches were jabs. Clay landed an avg. of just four power shots per round- enough to cut & bruise Liston around both eyes. Liston had a huge fifth round, outlanding the vision-challenged Clay 37-1. Clay landed 21 of 42 jabs in round six. Scoring after six rounds: 57-57; 58-56 Liston; 58-56 Clay.