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A martial art in which competitors wear boxing gloves and throw punches as in boxing and kick with their bare feet as in karate.

kick′box·er n.


(Martial Arts (other than Judo & Karate) & Combat Sports) a martial art that resembles boxing but permits blows with the feet as well as punches
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ONE Championship (ONE) has just announced that it has established a professional kickboxing league that features the absolute best in local and international striking talent from around the world.
Kickboxing is a form of combat sport that originated way back in the 1960s and is considered to be an evolved version of Muay Thai.
But the December fight will be his first in the combat sport of kickboxing, where a different set of rules (no on-the-ground wrestling, no elbows) changes the nature of the game.
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ISLAMABAD -- Rawalpindi lifted Divisional Kickboxing Championship title on Sunday played at Shahbaz Shareef Sports Complex.
Classes: Kickboxing, Punching bag and speed bag available on first come basis
General Dalbir Singh, the Chief of the Army Staff, felicitated Miss Tajamul Islam, student of Class II of Army Goodwill School, Bandipora, and winner of Gold Medal in World Sub Junior Kickboxing Championship at South Block, New Delhi, today.
TOTAL Taekwondo Martial Arts School is celebrating success in kickboxing competition from two of their black belt members.
A MERSEY kickboxing club got a real kick out of this year's Sport Relief fundraising - 10,000 of them
After taking up kickboxing last year, NHS admin worker Hayley, 23, found out she was rather good at it.
SOLIHULL Junior School pupil Aimee O'Malley is a new British kickboxing champion.