David P. Greisman's Fighting Words: The Heart and Heartbreak of Boxing PDF

By David P. Greisman

"In his dressing room he sits, a fighter on my own in his innovations, an artist taking into consideration over an empty canvas, a author whose tale remains to be being told.

"He has a surroundings: four hundred sq. ft, roughly, an increased degree in a coliseum the place the hundreds assemble, looking both his triumph or his dying. That desire—victory or defeat, good fortune or failure—is the driver, the clash, inner and exterior. there's a guy who will punch him 1000s of instances that evening, sending forth thousands of kilos of strength cushioned simply by way of 8 or 10 oz. of leather-based and padding."

The tales of boxing variety from impressive to heartbreaking, telling the stories of serious stars resembling Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather and recalling the swan songs of warriors reminiscent of Arturo Gatti and Erik Morales. Boxing author David P. Greisman has noticeable opponents upward thrust and fall and upward push back, watched them practice at offered out arenas on the top of professional boxing and visible nameless amateurs express simply as a lot center in entrance of a suburban ballroom.

Fighting phrases: the center and Heartbreak of Boxing includes sixty three of Greisman's most sensible dispatches from the candy (and occasionally now not so candy) technological know-how from 2007 via 2012, together with 9 articles which were famous for excellence via the Boxing Writers organization of America.

Greisman is an award-winning boxing author who has coated boxing on the grounds that 2004. His articles have seemed on BoxingScene.com, FoxSports.com, MaxBoxing.com and within the Ring magazine.

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