CompuBox Stats: Burns Outworks, Outlands Katsidis
Michael Katsidis out-thrown? Yes, Ricky Burns averaged 84 punches per round, landing 18 per round to Katsidis’ 80 per round (landed 16). They combined to throw 1975 total punches, landing 417. Burns was more efficient with his power shots and averaged 46 jabs thrown per round.
Punch stats dont lie. Burns took his game to anotrher level on Saturday. I think before that he was widely regarded as a Warren product who would be given easy defences at home but the ease in which he handled…Comment by D-MiZe on 11-07-2011
[QUOTE=BennyST;11383862]Huh? Overtake Buchanan? You mean overtake [I]Ken Buchanan?[/I] The HOF great? He would have to beat some serious **** to even have the slightest, most miniscule chance of being considered to compare to Buchanan, let alone overtake him. How the…Comment by BennyST on 11-07-2011
[QUOTE=Demise;11383847]The fact that Burns still works weekends in JJB is a testament to what a great guy he is. He's a world champion, something 99% of the population will never be, yet he never forgets his roots and keeps it…Comment by D-MiZe on 11-07-2011
The fact that Burns still works weekends in JJB is a testament to what a great guy he is. He's a world champion, something 99% of the population will never be, yet he never forgets his roots and keeps it…Comment by Fish_Scotland on 11-07-2011
[QUOTE=Demise;11383704]Obviously people like Legend are ignorant about boxers outside of the USA. Burns was a good domestic talent when he lost to Arthur and Johanneson some years ago. He fought mediocre opponents until out of nowhere he gets a title…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (13)