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Boxing Styles and Technique

Boxing Styles and Technique

by on January 15, 2013

As boxing fans, I'm sure you're more than aware of the "Styles makes fights" cliché that is ALWAYS trotted out without fail whenever there is [more…]

Organisations and Promoters

Organisations and Promoters

by on January 15, 2013

Boxing Organisations
There are four major sanctioning bodies that are considered as "first-tier" organisations within professional boxing:
1. WBA - World Boxing Association
2. WBC [more…]

Scoring a Fight and The Rules

Scoring a Fight and The Rules

by on January 15, 2013

How to Score a Boxing match
How to score a fight, or how judges score boxing matches is a question that regularly seems to crop [more…]

Boxing Glossary

Boxing Glossary

by on January 15, 2013

Here is a non-exhaustive collection of Boxing Terminology, idioms, clichés and related phrases - To be updated organically.

Accidental Headbutt - Often referred to as [more…]

Weight Divisions

Weight Divisions

by on January 15, 2013

In boxing, a weight class, or weight division is the acceptable weight range a fighter must be ,before competing within that size category. Typically, the [more…]

History

History

by on January 15, 2013

Want to find out how boxing has evolved into the sport we know and love today? Then read our (relatively) succinct guide, and take the [more…]