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The modern stance has a more upright vertical-armed guard, as opposed to the more horizontal, knuckles-going through-forward guard adopted by early twentieth century hook customers such as Jack Johnson. Heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali was a typical example of an out-fighter.
Both the hook and uppercut may be thrown with each arms, leading to differing footwork and positioning from that described above if thrown by the opposite hand. Generally the analogous reverse is true of the footwork and torso motion. An unlawful punch … Read More