Boxing Mastery
Boxing Mastery

Boxing Mastery

Advanced Technique, Tactics, and Strategies from the Sweet Science

SPORTS & RECREATION

224 Pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2

Formats: Trade Paper, PDF, EPUB, Mobipocket

Trade Paper, $12.95 (US $12.95) (CA $13.95)

Publication Date: October 2004

ISBN 9781884654213

Rights: WOR

Tracks Publishing (Oct 2004)

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Overview

Pugilist strategies for defeating opponents of all skill levels

This guide to the finer points of boxing provides the wisdom needed to make the transition from enthusiastic beginner to proficient pugilist. The ABCs of ring generalship, offensive and defensive ring movements, feints, and draws and fakes are examined and explained along with clinching techniques, head-hunting, body work, and counter-punching chains. Strategies for boxing against tall and short opponents as well as for a variety of fighting styles such as charger, speed-demon, stick-and-move, and slugger and brawler are discussed in detail. Specific drills focus on sophisticated ring stratagems such as throwing complex combinations, cutting off the ring, fighting off the ropes, generating power, and cornering an opponent are included.

Author Biography

Mark Hatmaker is the author of No Holds Barred Fighting and More No Holds Barred Fighting. He lives in Knoxville, Tennessee. Doug Werner is the author of Boxer's Start-Up and Fighting Fit. He lives in San Diego, California.