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 landed a thunderous uppercut and a series of body shots as he mixed up his punches although the Armenian-born fighter landed a flush right hand at the end of the second round.
Stafford Crown Court heard yesterday how the 41-year-old was felled by an uppercut punch and left lying unconscious on the floor.
In the third, Clottey had success with straight right hands as Pacquiao was coming in and also caught the champion flush with a good left uppercut.
Following constant encouragement to attack more from his corner, Clottey did land some blows, with a left uppercut followed by a heavy left hook in the 10th round, which Pacquiao admitted rattled him.
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.