An L-step is a distinctive step that boxers take to quickly move laterally. Moving laterally is necessary if you want to find more angles and openings for your shots.
Sometimes your straight gets blocked or parried too much. This can happen often if your opponent is used to a straight that comes down the pipe. If this does happen, then throwing an overhand straight can help you land your straight.
Being the second straight punch in a boxer’s arsenal, the straight is both fast and powerful. While the technique for a jab and hooks may vary depending on style, the technique for a straight requires more emphasis.
This article will be about the jab, a simple punch in boxing that has many uses but is often overlooked.
To get the complete experience of boxing, you have to box against another person. There can be the fear of getting hit that comes with being green or yellow, and that generally subsides. But boxing […]