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Five Ranges & Night of the Boxers (diary entry)

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06.07.21 Tuesday night’s fight history remained in the 1930s for a review of 1931’s first clash between Kid Chocolate and Tony Canzoneri. That year Max Schmeling defended the world heavyweight title against Young Stribling by technical knockout in the 15th round, establishing his reputation as a legitimate holder of the title. That match was rated as fight of the year by Ring magazine. However, there are others that would give the credit to the aesthetically pleasing World Lightweight Championship that […]

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Fire to Reload (diary entry)

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15.02.21 Monday night’s final lesson continued my work with Athena Karate’s adult and advanced junior student class on stand-up striking. After my teacher consultancy session last week, it was decided that we drill down to the principles of chaining techniques in combinations. This entire process might likened to the way a fire arm shoots and continues to shoot. As one technique is exectuted so the next one is set up to follow on in succession. We looked at this in […]

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