Pound4poundireland’s 2017 Fight, Knockout, Round, Prospect, Upset and Trainer of the Year

Fight of the Year

1. Anthony Joshua-Wladimir Klitschko

2. Dominic Breazeale-Izuagbe Ugonoh

3. Orlando Salido-Miguel Roman

Knockout of the Year

1.  Zolani Tete ko1 Sibonsino Gonya

https://pound4poundireland.wordpress.com/2017/11/28/full-fight-video-zolani-tete-vs-sibonsino-gonya-fastest-world-title-ko-in-history/

2. Jermell Charlo ko1 Erickson Lubin

3. Carlos Daniel Cordoba ko6 Martin Ariel Ruiz

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I0ti_zenlbU (@ 5:45)

Round of the Year

1. Anthony Joshua-Wladimir Klitschko Round 5

2. Roarke Knapp-John Bopape Round 3

3. Dominic Breazeale-Izuagbe Ugonoh Round 3

Prospect of the Year

1. Josh Kelly

2. Jaime Munguia

3. Vergil Ortiz Jr.

Upset of the Year

1. Caleb Truax MD12 James DeGale

2. Jeff Horn UD12 Manny Pacquiao

3. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai MD12 Roman Gonzalez

 

Trainer of the Year

Derrick James – for his work with Jermell Charlo and Errol Spence

Pound4poundireland’s 2014 Fight, Knockout, Round, Prospect, Upset and Trainer of the Year

Fight of the Year

1. Tommy Coyle-Daniel Brizuela

https://pound4poundireland.wordpress.com/2014/02/23/full-fight-video-tommy-coyle-vs-daniel-brizuela-fight-of-the-year-candidate/

2. Travis Dickinson-Matty Clarkson

https://pound4poundireland.wordpress.com/2014/05/19/full-fight-video-travis-dickinson-vs-matty-clarkson-fight-of-the-year-candidate/

3. Terence Crawford-Yuriorkis Gamboa

https://pound4poundireland.wordpress.com/2014/06/29/full-fight-video-terence-crawford-vs-yuriorkis-gamboa/

Knockout of the Year

1. Andy Lee ko5 John Jackson

https://pound4poundireland.wordpress.com/2014/06/08/video-ko-of-the-year-candidate-andy-lee-ko5-john-jackson/

2. Marvin Sonsona ko3 Akifumi Shimoda

https://pound4poundireland.wordpress.com/2014/02/23/full-fight-video-akifumi-shimoda-vs-marvin-sonsona-knockout-of-the-year-candidate/

3. Felix Verdejo ko1 Lauro Alcantar

https://pound4poundireland.wordpress.com/2014/01/27/full-fight-video-felix-verdejo-vs-lauro-alcantar-knockout-of-the-year-candidate/

Round of the Year

1. Travis Dickinson-Matty Clarkson Round 5

2. Isaac Real-Emanuele Della Rosa Round 2

3. Koki Eto-Ardin Diale Round 8

https://pound4poundireland.wordpress.com/2014/06/25/video-koki-eto-vs-ardin-diale-round-8-unbelievable-round-of-the-year-candidate/

Prospect of the Year

1. Felix Verdejo

2. Errol Spence

3. Oleksandr Usyk

Upset of the Year

1. Tommy Karpency SD10 Chad Dawson

2. Rogelio Medina ko3 J’Leon Love

3. Chris Algieri SD12 Ruslan Provodnikov

https://pound4poundireland.wordpress.com/2014/06/15/full-fight-video-ruslan-provodnikov-vs-chris-algieri/

Trainer of the Year

John David Jackson – for his work with Sergey Kovalev

2 Videos – Did Errol Spence, as rumoured, knock out Adrien Broner in sparring, and give Floyd Mayweather a black eye?

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