“It was as brutal a fight as you'll ever see.” – The Ring
Last Saturday's thrilling SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING tripleheader was action-packed from top to bottom featuring a breakout performance by Devon Alexander; the arrival of renowned amateur champion Vasyl Lomachenko as a professional world titlist; and, of course, a brutal Fight of the Year candidate between Robert Guerrero and Yoshihiro Kamegai. The pace of the main event was so furious that Guerrero and Kamegai set several new records for punch statistics. Complete details below.
“…A memorable slugfest…one of 2014's finest.” – Yahoo! Sports
Catch the replay tonight/Tuesday at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME EXTREME® or watch now on SHOWTIME ON DEMAND® or via mobile device with SHOWTIME ANYTIME®.
SHOSTATS® provided by CompuBox, Inc. highlight the incredible action of Guerrero vs. Kamegai:
* Guerrero and Kamegai combined to land 777 total punches, the most combined landed punches in a 2014 fight tracked by CompuBox
* Guerrero and Kamegai combined to land 689 power punches, the most combinedlanded power punches in a 2014 fight tracked by CompuBox
* 89% of Guerrero and Kamegai's landed punches were power shots.
More statistics from the bout, including individual punch stats from Guerrero and Kamegai, plus 2014 records set, visit TheBoxingBlog.SHO.com. http://theboxingblog.sho.com/2014/06/23/guerrero-vs-kamegai-breaks-records-for-shostats-punch-data/