27 Facts About Adrien Broner

1. Adrien Broner came to fight, but at the end of the day, you all know I beat him.

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2. Adrien Broner was more accurate with his punches, landing 166 of 403 punches thrown.

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3. Adrien Broner earned a base purse of $1 million whilst Granados earned $250,000, a career-high purse.

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4. Adrien Broner announced he would next fight Adrian Granados at a catchweight of 142 pounds on February 11, 2017 on Showtime Championship Boxing.

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5. Adrien Broner was stripped ahead of the fight, for missing the 140 lbs.

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6. Adrien Broner was slated to fight former WBA champion Khabib Allakhverdiev, who lost the title to Vargas in April 2014.

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7. Adrien Broner had a purse of $1.35 million compared to Porter's $1 million.

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8. Adrien Broner sealed the decision in his favor with a left hook to the jaw of Taylor which sent Taylor to the canvas in round 12.

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9. Adrien Broner spent a large portion of the early rounds on the ropes, appearing to be unaffected by Taylor's punches.

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10. Adrien Broner had not fought in his hometown in 26 months prior to the fight.

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11. Adrien Broner was the better man that night, but he didn't beat me.

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12. Adrien Broner exercised his contractual rematch clause on January 15, 2014 to fight Maidana in a rematch.

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13. In October 2013 it was announced that Adrien Broner would make his first defense at welterweight against former light welterweight champion Marcos Maidana.

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14. Adrien Broner said, "In my hometown, as the defending champion, I felt like I should have got it.

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15. Adrien Broner found his timing by the middle of the fight, effectively timing Malignaggi with lead right hands and counter left hooks.

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16. Adrien Broner ended the round teeing off on Rees, with Rees' trainer throwing in the towel from the corner.

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17. Adrien Broner stopped Rees in five rounds, after Rees' corner threw in the towel at the end of the round.

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18. Adrien Broner started the fight off boxing DeMarco, working behind his jab and using his shoulder roll defense to frustrate DeMarco.

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19. Adrien Broner controlled the pace and action from start to finish, beating Perez to the punch and walking him down with ease.

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20. Adrien Broner made a successful first defense of his WBO belt against Top 10 Super Featherweight contender and mandatory challenger Eloy Perez on a Feb 25, 2012 HBO-televised card.

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21. Adrien Broner defeated Rodriguez by knockout in the third round, to win the vacant WBO Super Featherweight World title.

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22. Adrien Broner came on strong in the fourth, hurting De Leon with a body shot.

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23. Adrien Broner got off to a slow start, having trouble penetrating De Leon's high guard.

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24. Adrien Broner took his first major step up in weight when he competed against former Super Bantamweight champion Daniel Ponce de Leon on March 5, 2011.

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25. Adrien Broner fought 4 more times in 2010 against Rafael Lora, Carlos Claudio, Guillermo Sanchez, and Ilido Julio, stopping all of them.

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26. Adrien Broner defeated Jett with a stoppage in the sixth round.

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27. Adrien Broner turned professional on May 31, 2008 and scored three consecutive first-round knockouts against Allante Davis, David Warren Huffman and Ramon Flores.

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