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Old 01-29-2011, 08:35 AM   #205
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In boxing a counter puncher is dangerous even to top fighters.
This is also true in tennis.

This definition of the term in boxing could easily fit a tennis player and it would not fit as a definition of a pusher.

Counter punchers are tactical, defensive fighters who rely on opponent mistakes in order to gain an attacking advantage to get score cards or the chance of a knockout. They use their well-rounded defensive skills to avoid or block shots in order to immediately place well-timed punches on opponents who have lost their guard.
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