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Boxing Gloves vs MMA Gloves

The Differences Between Boxing Gloves and MMA Gloves

Evidence of unarmed combat sports dating back to Sumerian and Egyptian times, while boxing and MMA-precursor pankration were seen in the Olympiad events. Fighters tended to fight bare handed, or with leather straps to protect their knuckles However, the early version of the modern boxing gloves wasn’t introduced until the mid-18th century and was more …

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differences between boxing gloves and muay thai gloves

Differences Between Boxing Gloves and Muay Thai Gloves

Boxing and Muay Thai are two styles of stand-up striking that both rely heavily on punching. However, Muay Thai also uses elbow and knee strikes, kicks, and clinching. Muay Thai evolved from Muay Boran to become a more competitive form. It’s common for Muay Thai gyms to incorporate Western boxing’s punching technique as it is …

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