Originally Posted by Concrete
If he had 100 or more amateur fights then he would have been thrown into the fire by now. He has 41 fights already. To have this many fights at this age is usually a sign of a limited amateur back ground. And if he had 100 amatur fights and another 41 professional fights then he should be farther along as a fighter then he has been.
Hoya by his 30th fight already fought Chavez, Whitaker, Camacho and Quartey.
ODLH was a olympic medallist so he had the credentials to start fighting better opposition sooner