GGG kept the pressure (37 of 99 punches thrown per round) on all night, working over Stevens' head and body behind an effective jab (he landed 14 of 52 per round-double the middleweight avg. ) Stevens had his moments following a crushing second round knockdown, landing 39% of his power shots. Stevens power shots were rarely thrown in combinations- he was too pre-occupied fending off the relentless GGG. GGG leads all active fighters with an avg. of 12 jabs landed per round.
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[QUOTE=Levity;13902658]lol at the idiots who gave Stevens more than one round.[/QUOTE] thought dan-cov gave that 2nd rd to stevensComment by Hawkeye_616 on 11-05-2013
I hope Stevens get's another shot on HBO with other fighters. He got heart. He'd kill Quillin or the other title holders imo. He did better than any of GGG's other opponents, and I wouldn't mind seeing him again.Comment by Levity on 11-04-2013
lol at the idiots who gave Stevens more than one round.Comment by dankitydank on 11-04-2013
There's nothing you can do when a guy throws 144 punches in a round and lands half of them. Especially because stevens had such a tight guard and the punches were still getting through….that's accuracy right there...Comment by MDPopescu on 11-04-2013
[QUOTE=KickAzz;13901787]looking at the punch stats I came to the same conclusion. GGG didn't just rush in there like an idiot, he had a very controlled offense until the 6th once he had broken down Stevens. I think if GGG had…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (7)