Of or relating to boxing or fighting with the fists.


(ˈfɪstɪk) or


(Boxing) of or relating to fisticuffs or boxing


(ˈfɪs tɪk)

of boxing; pugilistic: fistic heroes.
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To continue in fistic phraseology, he had a genius for coming up to the scratch, wherever and whatever it was, and proving himself an ugly customer.
This was another common procedure on the part of the ladies of the Hole, when heated by verbal or fistic altercation.
It ended another bizarre boxing night even by the standards of the WBO heavyweight title, which has been contested in such fistic hotbeds as the Norwich Sports Village and which once famously allowed a fighter to be plucked from the audience to take on Tommy Morrison in 1993.
Sky Sports 1 Tonight/Sunday morning has, for my money, a fight that will decide the current pound for pound King of the sport when Sergey Kovalev rematches Andre Ward after their close and disputed first fistic match up last November.
The eldest of the four fistic siblings will take on Tyron Zeuge in a challenge for the 25-year-old's WBA 'regular' world title and Stephen is hoping to get back to winning ways before seeing his brother become the second fighter in the family - after 28-year-old former WBO super-welterweight king Liam - to be given a seat at the top table in his respective division.
Bodell had the last laugh on his detractors and the reporters who made him a fistic figure of fun.
The Olympic bronze medallist, groomed for fistic superstardom, was simply out-fought, out-thought and, ultimately, mentally broken by the Eastside Gym boxer.
Manny Pacquiao expects the third fight to have a lot of fistic fireworks if only for the pronouncements coming out of Team Bradley that trainer Teddy Atlas has reshaped the American's offense.
Manny Pacquiao, fantastic fistic Filipino, was world boxing champion at eight different weights.
Michael is a fanatical boxing fan and included many fistic moves in the aptly named Dangerous Games, a tale of good versus evil.
PHIL Thomas School of Boxing wonderkid Benny Smith is keeping fistic success in the club and family.