6 days Boxing’s freak list Manilatimes |Sports
CONRAD M. CARIÑOThe fact that most boxers can take headshots and not die or sustain permanent brain damage after so many rounds and fights still amazes me to this day. And hardcore fans of the sport agree that professional boxers hit a lot harder than those who take the sport’s training as a physical training regimen. And while there are sports that emphasize more of stamina/endurance or power/strength separately, boxing requires both, as most professional bouts last 10-12 rounds and the protagonists must have amplified punching power for every bout. Boxers who are short of stamina/endurance or power/strength, or ... more