The sport or practice of fighting with the fists, especially with padded gloves in a roped square ring according to prescribed rules (the Queensberry Rules).
- Great Harwood took a different angle and staged a boxing, wrestling and weight-lifting contest on the cricket field.
- As for what goes on in the ring, the actual boxing can be a lot of fun.
- Through practising the boxing, people can build up their body and improve the physical defence against disease.
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