Originally Posted by furor celtica
you should learn to either slip or parry. blocking is pretty useless.
slipping or parrying get the guy off balance and mess him up. when you block, he's still connecting so it doesn't bug him, and you still get impacted.
Disagree completley. Uses very little energey and is a safe bet if fighting a quick and clever boxer who effectivley feints and beats you to the punch.