Fighter of the Year: Stats favor Terence Crawford for 2016 crown
Statistically Speaking: The CompuBox 2016 Fighter of the Year is Terence Crawford, who tallied 49 points on the CompuBox Categorical Leaders list.
Super-lightweight king Crawford and runner-up Vasyl Lomachenko (44 points) led in four categories each.
Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez lead by large margins in three categories. However, his defensive liabilities, due primarily to his commitment to his offense, limited his point totals.
Light-heavyweight champion Andre Ward led in two categories, whilst Manny ‘PacMan’ Pacquiao placed #2 in power conn. pct.
Carl Frampton’s 52.5 thrown per round ranked #2.
Point Totals based on each listed fighter’s 2016 fights – 6 fighters on list– 6 pts awarded for leader in each of the 10 listed categories; 5 pts. for #2; 4 pts for #3, etc. OTC=Opponents Total Conn. Pct; OPC=Opponents Power Conn. Pct.
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