Position of the boxer.
Left-hand blow for the face.
Left-hand counter for the head with guard.
Right cross-counter for the head.
Right-hand body blow.
Landing a swinging left-hand blow for the head.
"The Olympic games were of greater efficacy than the Amphictyonic Council in promoting the spirit of…
A famous boxer.
Leather thong or bandage, often covered with lead and iron, anciently worn by Roman pugilist to increase…
"The cestus used in later times, in the public games, was a most formidable weapon. It was frequently…
Known as "Parson" Davies, was an efficient manager of pugilistic affairs.
The championship fight between Heenan and Thomas Sayers, on April 17, 1860.
"An athletic game, in which all the powers of the fighter were called into action. The pancratium was…