Boxing – 2016 Rio Olympics

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Updated: June 14, 2016

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This is a sport that comes from the word boxing . In many cases it is even said English boxing, and is colloquially known as box . We are talking about a combat sport in which two opponents, who will only fight and will use their fists, they have gloves. They must always strike opponent from the waist up. To do this they will be located within a ring , which is designed exclusively for use in the sport. The few modern events that date back to the ancient Games, boxing has become a safer Olympic level, based mainly on the judges score sport. Boxing is a big leap from the barbarism of the seventh century BC in Athens, where boxers wore no gloves and only lost knockout or surrender. Learn about how electronic score works, the different ways to win a battle and get ready for something never seen in the history of the Summer Games: female boxers.

The fight is through short sequences. To these they are called by the name of rounds or rounds. There is a regulation for this sport, and is also divided by the duration of the meeting in relation to weight categories.

Falls into the category of physical contact sport, rude to people, violent, but finally sport. This is boxing, also simply called box, it is a sport fighting, which not only involved the two opponents that are at the center of the ring, but also influences much much swollen, which like all popular sport He felt with shouts that support your favorite wrestler or boxer.

A sport consisting of two people facing each other using only beating their hands, previously covered with gloves. Only it allowed to hit from the waist up, otherwise it would be a failure. Boxing is measured by rounds or rounds.

The rules imposed in this sport until today, were established in 1889 by the Marquis of Queensberry , who apart from putting the official rules, also provided with the use of gloves. Of course, these rules above named are not the only set in the sport since the first rules governing boxing or boxing back to the year 1743.

Because of its coarseness or brutality, boxing has also fallen as some other sports machismo, considered as an exclusive sport for men, showing bias in which it has fallen.

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Boxing - 2016 Rio Olympics
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This is a sport that comes from the word boxing . In many cases it is even said English boxing, and is colloquially known as box
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