Former World Heavyweight champion Smokin' Joe Frazier and William Dettloff, senior writer for The Ring magazine, present a complete guide to the fight game - from the history of the sport to how to throw a crushing uppercut and take a punch without flinching. Drawing from the experiences of one of the masters of the sport, Box Like the Pros is a must-have for anyone pursuing boxing as a hobby or who is interested in training to become a professional boxer.
Frazier, with longtime boxing writer William Dettloff, presents a complete introduction to the sport, including the game's history, rules of the ring, how fights are scored, how to spar, the basics of defence and offence, the fighter's workout, a directory of boxing gyms, and much more.
Box Like the Pros is an instruction manual, a historical reference tool and an insider's guide to the world's most controversial sport.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 01/11/2005
- Category: Boxing
- ISBN: 9780060817732