uppercut


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uppercut

Boxing a short swinging upward blow with the fist delivered at an opponent's chin
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Burns found a way through with a few body blows and a shuddering uppercut caught Crolla flush on the beak to draw blood.
10-9 ROUND 11: Joshua hunted Klitschko down and nearly took his head off with a right uppercut.
It happened naturally, I fired the uppercut and it worked for me.
Before the bell a right hand and left uppercut stunned Murray, but Mitchell seemed slow to capitalise.
Mitchell kept largely to the ropes but remained faithful to that hurtful left uppercut in the fifth.
He also produced a venomous jab which snapped Abraham's head back and an uppercut around the guard as Froch won yet another round.
He said: "As he got within a couple of feet, a man punched him with a right uppercut which caught Gibbo on the left side of his face, which lifted him off the floor, and his head hit the tiled floor.
Pacquiao came back throwing several shots, but it was Clottey who landed the heaviest with another uppercut.
I was looking for a strategy to beat that defense, like body shots, uppercuts.
Cotto struck Pacquiao with a left uppercut late in the round and landed a right uppercut in the fourth before he was again knocked to the canvas.
ENGLAND footballer Steven Gerrard launched a volley of uppercut punches at a man in a row over music, a court heard.
Having seen off Tony Oakey over a gruelling 12 rounds in October to claim the belt, the Welshman showed his power by flooring African Otieno in Widnes with a devastating right uppercut.