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Old 01-26-2013, 06:43 AM   #14
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Default Re: Wrestling used in training for old school boxers.

Originally Posted by KO KIDD View Post
what i find interesting is that i feel both sports require similar disciplines of footwork hand eye coordination mental toughness and weight cutting

also both are 1 on 1 sports where you can win on points or land a big punch/pin an opponent to come all the way back

i think many can benefit from understanding both
Wrestling is tough..and head to a street fight..i think it is very likely that a equal skilled wrestler will have a advantage over a equal skilled boxer...having said all that..ive seen at my local mma gym some wrestlers just turn chicken when punches come in.
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