Keith Thurman landed 48% of this power punches- 10% higher than the welterweight avg. Thurman’s 48% power connect pct. ranks #3 on the CompuBox Categorical Leaders list and just .6% lower than the leader Erislandy Lara at 48.6%
Thurman opponents landed just 11.5 punches per round- Welterweight avg.: 17.3
Josesito Lopez can be hit, as opponents landed 39.1% of their power punches- Welterweight avg.: 37.7%. Lopez has an excellent body attack, as 38% of his landed punches are body shots (CompuBox avg.: 26%).
One day before they collide in their primetime showdown, welterweight world champion Keith “One Time” Thurman and veteran contender Josesito Lopez went face-to-face at the official weigh-in ahead of Saturday’s Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes event from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™. (photos by Stephanie Trapp).
Friday’s weigh-in also saw stare downs from rising Polish heavyweight contender Adam Kownacki and former title challenger Gerald Washington, who meet in a 10-round attraction, and hard-hitting featherweights Claudio Marrero and Tugstsogt Nyambayar, who meet in a 12-round showdown that opens the telecast at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.
Tickets for the show, which is promoted by TGB Promotions in association with DiBella Entertainment, begin at $50 and can be purchased at ticketmaster.com, barclayscenter.com, or by calling 800-745-3000. Tickets can also be purchased at the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center. Group discounts are available by calling 844-BKLYN-GP.