cornerman


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cornerman

(ˈkɔːnəˌmæn)
n, pl -men
the first baseman
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No-one will ever forget what you did here today" - Frazier's cornerman Eddie Futch refuses to send him out for the final round.
It's going to be tough, because we know Jenkins is a good fighter," said the cornerman.
Cornerman Duke's efforts to dissuade his fighter, Apollo Creed, from facing Rocky Balboa in the 1976 movie aACAyRocky' may resonate strongly when Pacquiao, an explosive southpaw, faces the right-handed defensive master that is Mayweather.
Top Of The Glas finished second to Engrossing, who is trained by Peter Niven and was ridden by Brian Hughes, in the maiden hurdle, while Cornerman was only fifth behind the Donald McCaintrained Duke Arcadio and Jason Maguire in the bumper.
Groves, 26, signed his first professional contract with Hayemaker Boxing and was schooled by the former heavyweight champion's trainer Adam Booth before an acrimonious split with the cornerman in the build-up to his first fight with Carl Froch last year.
But Essex cornerman Sims, who has trained a string of world, European and British champions, reckons the 31-year-old has plenty left in his tank.
Cornerman of Leapai, Rick Thornberry praised the boxer and said there are possible chances to oust Klitschko in the upcoming title.
George never wears jewellery but he puts on a necklace when he is going into the ring and gives it to his cornerman just before the bell.
In broken English, his cornerman was saying stuff like 'no power, no power' and 'put it on him'," said Butler.
Two weeks ago he attended the funeral of long-time friend and renowned cornerman and matchmaker Dean Powell and was quoted as saying: "I don't get the buzz anymore when I walk into a gym.
This is the first time that Georges is not my cornerman or I am not in his corner," says Thabet.
I have coached half of the top 64, I have coached England and seven international teams, but I have never coached a player like him," said former cornerman Dell Hill.