What makes a great fighter?

Discussion in 'Boxing Training' started by Toney F*** U, Apr 15, 2023.

  1. Toney F*** U

    Toney F*** U Boxing junkie Full Member

    Oct 16, 2019
    I’m asking this because my coach is a pro and he’s very well rounded. Good feet, sharp punches, fast hands, solid power, volume etc. He seems to do everything right but can’t get past an even record. Obviously he’s fighting guys who also don’t have good records but they all seem to have everything down as well. So what exactly makes a great fighter?
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  2. Jackomano

    Jackomano Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Nov 22, 2014
    Great management and matchmaking. Even the most talented fighters don’t get very far without an excellent manager behind them.

    Without careful matchmaking even the best fighter can become very beatable.
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    MAD_PIGE0N ... banned Full Member

    Sep 3, 2022
    A mixture of talent, trainer, promotion/managers and fans. The first two prevail historically even if the second two do it for the moment.
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  4. Mr305worldwide

    Mr305worldwide New Member Full Member

    May 6, 2023
    I'd say someone who is well rounded and has fought other fighters who are highly skilled. It's ok to lose to skilled fighters. Its not ok to lose to unskilled fighters lol.