Gennady Golovkin - GGG landed 41% of his total punches in his 4 wins in 2013, while oppponents landed just 25%. That's a +16 rating. GGG also landed 49% of his power punches- 11% higher than the middleweight avg. GGG's 13 landed jabs per round nearly doubled the wgt. class avg.
Sergey Kovalev - Kovalev landed 37% of his total punches in his 4 wins in 2013, while opponents landed 27%, good for a +10 rating. Kovalev landed 43% of his power punches (17 of 39 per round), while opponents landed an avg. of just 2 , that's right 2 power shots per round. Light Heavyweight avg.: 12 power shots landed per round.
Keith Thurman - Thurman landed 47% of his power shots in his three wins in 2013. Opponents landed just 24% of their total punches (+9 rating for Thurman). Thurman also landed an avg. of 7 of 33 jabs per round.
Adonis Stevenson - Stevenson landed a whopping 51% of his power punches in his 4 wins in 2013. Opponents landed just 22% of their total punches (+6 rating for Stevenson), and just 4 power shots per round. Stevenson also avg'd 32 jabs thrown per round, 10 more than the wgt. class avg.
Tags: Gennady Golovkin , Sergey Kovalev , Adonis Stevenson , Keith Thurman