Originally Posted by wordisbond
By padding, I am assuming you mean holding mitts for a fighter, not wrapping a fighter's hands right? I know that Cus D'Aamato never held mitts for Mike Tyson because of his old age. However from all the training footage I've seen, Teddy Atlas and Kevin Rooney rarely held mitts for Mike either, although they did loads of slip work using gloves.
Yes i mean holding the pads , I've never known a stable of pro fighters to not get any pads , and whats more , not from there head coach ???
I just didn't know that went on at this level