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sparring partner

a person who practises with a boxer during training
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is an unbeaten Australian prospect who helped Pacquiao in his prepartions in the Philippines while Czar Amonsot is a Filipino veteran who now lives in Australia and served as Horn's chief sparring partner in the closing stages of training camp.
Here in Cebu, there are lots of sparring partners available so by the time Donnie arrives in the US, he'd be close to the tapering off stage," added Aldeguer.
Pacquiao said: "My sparring partners gave me good work.
FORMER sparring partners Carl Dilks and Wayne Adeniyi fight for real tomorrow night in a clash for the Central Area title.
But the 32-year-old, who defeated Russian giant Nikolay Valuev to claim the WBA belt, is confident his stable of sparring partners will have him more than ready to face Fury.
I see what he does to quality, quality sparring partners on a daily basis.
That's why Smith often famously took along the considerable bulk of Glenn McCrory, our North East hero and former sparring partner to the Iron man.
I pay my sparring partners a lot of money and because they're in Freddie Roach's gym, they're out to prove how good they are.
DAVID HAYE is in such peak form ahead of Saturday night's world heavyweight showdown with Wladimir Klitschko that he stood down his sparring partners a FORTnIGhT ago.
Both know each other well as they are former sparring partners.
And he revealed his American sparring partners insist he has the ability to defeat unbeaten title-holder Joan Guzman.
They have used a variety of sparring partners to recreate the odd angles from which Mayorga punches.