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Old 10-30-2009, 05:50 PM   #19
Celtic Warrior
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Default Re: Just got killed in sparring, have my first fight Sunday

Originally Posted by turpinr View Post
how many sparring partners have you got ??
Two or three mate, but mostly the guy I mentioned with 7 fights. However, I am much more worried about the infrequency of sparring at my gym, sometimes we can go a month without actually sparring. I try to compensate for this by doing loads of pad work but it's nothing like the real thing. The spar I had on thursday was a "wake up call," Part of me is saying take the fight, anybody with the will to be a fighter would, however I must be smart and accept the fact that I don't have the rounds of sparring under my belt yet to step into the ring proper.

Thanks everyone for the comments!
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