Pugilism articles on Wikipedia
Boxing
Britannica Eleventh Edition notes as different pugilism and boxing. Vol. IV "Boxing" (p. 350)[1]; Vol. XXII "Pugilism" (p. 637)[2] Consulted April 17, 2017.
May 25th 2017



Pugilism (disambiguation)
Pugilism is another word for boxing, a sport. Pugilism may refer also to: bare-knuckle boxing Ancient Greek boxing Russian fist fighting Punch (combat)
Sep 4th 2014



Tom Johnson (bareknuckle boxer)
Prizefighting in early 18th-century England took many forms rather than just pugilism, which was referred to by noted swordsman and then boxing champion James
Mar 27th 2017



Boxiana
publish them under the title Boxiana; or Sketches of Ancient and Modern Pugilism. The first volume was published in 1813 (although the title page reads
Jan 4th 2017



Russian boxing
RussianRussian boxing (RussianRussian - Кулачный бой Kulachniy boy "fist fighting, pugilism") is the traditional bare-knuckle boxing of Russia. The earliest accounts
Mar 3rd 2017



Paddington Tom Jones
2010-02-24.  Badcock, John; Egan, Pierce (c. 1823). Boxiana; or, Sketches of modern pugilism. London: Sherwood, Jones and Co. p. 501. Retrieved 2010-02-24.  \
Jan 10th 2017



Bare-knuckle boxing
techniques were banned during the several rule changes which turned classical pugilism, or bare knuckle boxing, into the modern sport of boxing. "Irish stand
Apr 25th 2017



William S. Newman
UNC-Chapel Hill is named in his honor. His intense interests extended from pugilism (specifically, boxing), to hands-on involvement with sports cars, and,
Feb 5th 2016



Fox (TV series)
Livingstone "King Billy" "Arched Fingers for Bach, Flat Fingers for Love" "Pugilism Not Vandalism" "It's All Them Psychia-Whatever-You-Call-It Books He Reads"
Feb 13th 2017



James Kevin McGuinness
Yorker. 1 (3): 2–3.  McGuinness, James Kevin (March 14, 1925). "A symbol in pugilism". Profiles. The New Yorker. 1 (4): 15–16.  Jack Dempsey. James Kevin
Dec 5th 2016



Historical fencing in Scotland
1700s. He wrote two treatises on the Broadsword or Singlestick, "Anti-Pugilism" in 1790, and a later revision/renaming of the same treatise under the
Jan 22nd 2017



Taylor Barry (trainer)
apprentice". New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 2017-05-19.  "'Professor of pugilism' Kevin Barry happy again". Stuff.co.nz. Retrieved 2017-05-19.  "Boxer
May 23rd 2017



The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul (radio serial)
Draycotts, turning Neil Sharp into Kate Schechter's landlord and former Pugilism and the Third Autistic Cuckoo member with the now returned Richard McDuff
Sep 11th 2016



John Jackson (boxer)
coronation of George IV. Byron referred to Jackson as the 'Emperor of Pugilism', and the leading prizefight reporter, Pierce Egan, writing in Boxiana
Apr 24th 2017



Francis Frederick Brandt
entitled Habet! a Short Treatise on the Law of the Land as it affects Pugilism, in which he attempted to show that prize-fighting was not of itself illegal
Mar 31st 2016



Isaac Perrins
Prizefighting in early 18th-century England took many forms rather than just pugilism, which was referred to by noted swordsman and then boxing champion James
Jan 10th 2017



Doug Jones (boxer)
1937, New York City) is a former American heavyweight boxer. Doug "Pugilism" Jones started off his career successfully with 18 consecutive wins against
May 19th 2017



Russian martial arts
RussianRussian fist fighting (RussianRussian - Кулачный бой Kulachniy boy "fist fighting, pugilism) is the traditional bare-knuckle boxing of Russia. The earliest accounts
Feb 22nd 2017



James Belcher
(Bern, 2013) Pierce Egan. Boxiana, or, Sketches of ancient and modern pugilism; from the days of the renowned Broughton and Slack, to the heroes of the
Feb 24th 2017



Martial arts manual
Bear Street, Leicester Fields 1790, www.hroarr.com/manuals/boxing-pugilism/Anti-pugilism.doc "Cudgel Playing: Sinclair: Library: The Linacre School of Defence"
Nov 14th 2016



Edward Quin
born in Dublin, seems to have spent some years in France, where he taught pugilism. Ultimately he followed the career of a journalist in London. About 1803
Sep 14th 2016



Sam Malone (politician)
until a local policeman mentored him. He served in the US Navy, trained in pugilism, and earned an associate's degree from Vincennes University. He served
Oct 9th 2016



Code duello
Queen Victoria in whose day and realm the duel was already nearly extinct. Pugilism had been growing in popularity and technique in Venice since 12th century
Apr 7th 2017



Kid Galahad
double for Presley--For">Elvis Presley For this role Presley was tutored in the arts of pugilism by former world junior welterweight champ Mushy Callahan, who appeared
Jan 4th 2017



James R. Gough
Corbett and Bob Fitzsimmons. As Collin County representative he said "Pugilism, like bull fights, does not belong to our age of country, but it is a relic
Oct 11th 2016



Country McCleester
AmericanAmerican bare-knuckle boxer and sportsman involved in the early history of pugilism and prize fighting in Old New York. A well known fighter in his youth,
Oct 7th 2016



Wang Shujin
Europe’s first Mixed Martial Artist, Realfighting.com 'Outline of Neijia Pugilism'-a translation of a short essay by Wang Shu Jin personally handed to Manfred
Jan 2nd 2017



Eugene Botkin
fight with a fury. He would not take part in our combats, but when our pugilism took on a dangerous character he would stop the combatants at risk of injuring
Jul 24th 2016



Tom Molineaux
2014.  Egan, Pierce (1813), Boxiana; or, Sketches of Ancient and Modern Pugilism, from the Days of the Renowned Broughton and Slack, to the Championship
Feb 2nd 2017



Fight Night 2004
also gave it eight out of ten and said, "Instead of the usual push-button pugilism, throw punches using the analog stick—the direction and speed of the stick
May 16th 2017



Game of Death (2010 film)
of DVD Verdict called it "a mediocre thriller highlighted by some nifty pugilism". Jamie Russell of Total Film rated it 2/5 stars and called it "your standard
Apr 29th 2017



Dementia pugilistica
(6666): 105–109. doi:10.1136/bmj.298.6666.105. PMC 1835400 . PMID 2493277.  Pugilism (origin), retrieved on 2013-2-2. NCERx. 2005. Brain Trauma, Subdural Hematoma
May 18th 2017



Clan Muir
the Rud of Rowallane, being large in stature, very strong and prone to pugilism; these characteristics neatly define the meaning of this archaic Scots
Mar 12th 2017



Prize Playing
with the old Masters and their students Playing the Prize. Eventually, pugilism was added to the shows and it became so popular that weapons were finally
Feb 11th 2017



Simon Byrne
modern sport of boxing. During the first half of the 19th century pugilism, better known as prize-fighting, held a curious position in British society
Sep 14th 2016



Hard and soft (martial arts)
opponent giving him an advantage in the bind. In Bare-Knuckle Boxing or Pugilism, with a parry, the defender guides or checks the attacker’s blow away from
Sep 25th 2016



1601 to 1725 in sports
juniper wood, later adopting skates. Events 1681 — the ancient sport of pugilism resurfaces in England during the late 17th century in the form of bare-knuckle
Oct 8th 2016



1813 in literature
Histoire critique de magnetisme animal Pierce EganBoxiana; or Sketches of Pugilism Johann Friedrich HerbartLehrbuch zur Einleitung in die Philosophie (Textbook
May 19th 2017



Pierce Egan
North London. Four volumes of Boxiana; or Sketches of Ancient and Modern Pugilism appeared, lavishly illustrated, between 1813 and 1824. Following a dispute
Jan 10th 2017



Shirley, West Midlands
needed] (reputedly at the Plume of Feathers pub)[citation needed] and pugilism. These activities encouraged the church authorities to start building St
May 23rd 2017



John L. Sullivan
for good and all. From the base-ball business I drifted into boxing and pugilism." As a professional fighter Sullivan was nicknamed The Boston Strongboy
May 13th 2017



T'ai chi ch'uan philosophy
lifestyle. 'T'ai chi ch'uan' is often translated supreme ultimate pugilism or boundless fist. This refers to the ancient Chinese martial art. However
Jan 4th 2017



William Oxberry
Budget, 1809, 2 vols. The Encyclopadia of Anecdote, 1812. The History of Pugilism, and Memoirs of Persons who have distinguished themselves in that Science
Feb 28th 2017



Gene Pritsker
skepticism about whether a deep connection could be drawn between music and pugilism." During a performance of Terry Riely's In C at Governors Island the New
Feb 21st 2017



Combat sport
Fist Fighting (Kulachniy Boy) Historical English Bare-Knuckle Boxing (Pugilism) Modern Amateur (Olympic) Boxing Modern Professional Boxing Kickboxing
May 22nd 2017



Harry Hill (sportsman)
Twenty-Fifth Street. He was also an avid sportsman, involved in wrestling and pugilism, and opened a sporting house at Houston and Crosby Streets. This establishment
Jan 10th 2017



WBC Legends of Boxing Museum
individual who has made significant fundamental contributions to the world of pugilism, either through a single branch of the sport or through a body of work
Mar 19th 2017



James J. Corbett
returned to acting, appearing in low-budget films and giving talks about pugilism. He also performed a minstrel show in blackface in skits with Cornelius
Apr 21st 2017



William Muldoon
CIVIL WAR As State Commissioner He Won Renown for Raising Standards of Pugilism". The New York Times. June 4, 1933.  Despite being inducted as a non-participant
May 12th 2017



Benedict Taylor (musician)
Ashley John Long A Purposeless Play (Subverten) Benedict Taylor solo viola Pugilism (Subverten) Benedict Taylor solo viola Alexandertwatz in Berlin (Sardine
Mar 28th 2017





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