Bolo Punch

A punch that is not among the traditional boxing punches but is used in martial arts. It originated in the Philippines, with the word “bolo”, coming from a Filipino word for machete. Used in boxing, the bolo punch resembles that of a hook combined with an uppercut and thrown at a 4 to 5 o’clock angle. Famous boxers who use the bolo punch include Ceferino Garcia, Sugar Ray Leonard, Roy Jones Jr., and Joe Calzaghe.

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