CompuBox Punch Stats: Erik Morales-Marcos Maidana War
Erik Morales, fighting the entire fight with a swollen-shut eye, landed the higher pct. of punches, but was outworked and outlanded by Marcos Maidana, who threw nearly 1,000 punches. Morales rallied in rounds eight (landing 61% of his power punches), nine (landing 67% of his power shots) and round ten (landing 42% of his power shots). Maidana had a 39-15 edge in punches landed in rounds eleven and twelve.
Maidana clearly won rounds 1/2 and 11/12 and i think you can easily find some other rounds in between.. it was close but far from a robbery and i think ultimately he won. I wonder what would have happened had…Comment by tesla_power on 04-11-2011
Great fight ... great fight. Can't really argue with the scorecards. I have even with 2 rounds to go and you have to give those to Madiana. A little more in the tank for Morales and this could easily have…Comment by MELLY-MEL... on 04-10-2011
great, and close fight. maidana edged it, but not by much. props to both fellas for a great show.Comment by Tomasio on 04-10-2011
[QUOTE=Casual;10355927]Maidana won the fight but in unspectacular fashion. He was horrible, and looked bad. It was close but Maidana defiantly just edged the fight out, the last two rounds were crucial for Maidana.[/QUOTE] [B][I]¿Unspectacular fashion? Maidana fought his fight &…Comment by Tomasio on 04-10-2011
[B][I]It was a great fight & gotta give props to both fighters, especially Morales who proved most of the boxing expert analyst's & fans(like Myself) wrong by hanging in there & putting up a great fight..I saw Maidana win the…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (11)