Statistics presented yesterday to the London megafit between Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua.
Entertaining fight between two Olympic Champions ended in the 11th round with a preschedule victory of Joshua. At the time of the stoppage two of the three judges gave a slight advantage to the British boxer.
The company “CompuBox” statistics were presented Klitschko-Joshua. In less than 11 rounds, the two boxers threw more than 700 punches. Therefore, Klitschko and Joshua punched each other approximate every three seconds of the fight.
Wladimir Klitschko threw jabs 119 – 50 blows of the Ukrainian reached the goal (42% of hits). Joshua 169 times resorted to the jab, but hit just 38 times (23%).
On power strokes have the advantage of the British – he got 69 times Klitschko three times and sent his opponent to the floor. Ukrainian replied 44 powerful punches.
So, Joshua in the battle with Klitschko inflicted 107 punches and missed 94.
And here is the key point of the fight – Wladimir Klitschko after a powerful hit to the right for a moment staring at the opponent, trying to assess the condition of Anthony Joshua. At this point, the British absolutely did not understand what was happening around him. Joshua began to fall, but Klitschko has managed to strike another accented stroke. If Vladimir immediately went forward and again caught defenceless Joshua, he would not have been able to get to his feet.
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