Biting opponent's ear to win match, yay or nay?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by dasher, Sep 19, 2021.

  1. dasher

    dasher New Member banned Full Member

    Sep 19, 2021
    Recently found out that that even Mike Tyson bite opponent's ear to win match, is this a good strategy?

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  2. Robney

    Robney ᴻᴼ ᴸᴼᴻᴳᴲᴿ ᴲ۷ᴵᴸ Full Member

    Jan 18, 2010
    Great strategy.
    It's even better to bite someone's stomach, like Kash Ali.

    Best still remains lowblowing and headbutting your opponent, as they usually get away without disqualification.
    Holyfield himself was (in)famous for the lowblow-headbutt combo, and even putting in a livershot near the end of his career.
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  3. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

    Sep 15, 2009
    I always felt he purposefully quit this night.
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  4. Conteh'sLeft

    Conteh'sLeft Active Member Full Member

    May 23, 2021
    Biting is too blatant, a left and right uppercut to the nuts followed by a hook to the head is a better strategy , but the whole basis of boxing is deception and making your shots unpredictable so mixing in a occasional headbutt is necessary to befuddle your opponent.

    And last but not the least, stop trolling on your first post.
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  5. Jennifer Love Hewitt

    Jennifer Love Hewitt Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 19, 2004
    The bite was a point deduction, but ripping off a chunk of ear is likely to make your opponent lose a lot of blood. So it's a logical trade off. The smart move is to go for the ear bite right away, lose the points, but as the blood loss makes your opponent light headed, you can KO them later in the fight.
    You can combine with with some clean effective headbutts, and a bunch of illegal stiff-arming, and excessive holding.
    A truly skilled fighter will fake a low blow after losing the point for biting. This will bring the score cards back to an even state.

    Tyson just got greedy and went for two bites which resulted in a DQ.
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  6. chacal

    chacal F*** the new normal Full Member

    Jun 21, 2015
    Why not a smith&wesson?

    If you are going to do it, do it right. You will get a point deduction, but after you shoot him in the head you will be able to ko him pretty fast in the next rounds. :roto2nuse:
  7. Rakesh

    Rakesh Member Full Member

    Jul 6, 2021
    Non sense, the clear way is to commit a Golota DQ by hitting the opponents nuts senseless.