knockout punch

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Noun1.knockout punch - a hard punch that renders the opponent unable to continue boxingknockout punch - a hard punch that renders the opponent unable to continue boxing
biff, punch, lick, clout, poke, slug - (boxing) a blow with the fist; "I gave him a clout on his nose"
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Miocic spent the second and third rounds just banging away as Ngannou covered up, hoping for one last desperate knockout punch.
But Ulster, who scored the only try of the game through flanker Sean Reidy, got back up off the canvas for Jackson, who ended with 14 points, to land the knockout punch and boost Ulster's qualification hopes after the disappointment of last week's 28-13 defeat away to Bordeaux-Begles.
The Philippine Center for Diabetes Education Foundation (Diabetes Center Philippines) will hold Beat Diabetes with a Knockout Punch, an information campaign set on July 24 at Festival Mall Alabang's 2/L Carousel Court.
The Scorpions may be bottom of the Premier League, but they had a morale-boosting victory over Ipswich a week ago, 53-37, and are looking to catch a Newcastle side without Robert Lambert and Lewis Rose off guard and deliver a knockout punch.
Canelo Alvarez delivering the knockout punch to Amir Khan on Saturday night
FOUR of the biggest hitters in world football were on target in the Nou Camp - and Brazilian Neymar delivered a knockout punch.
After all, Marquez fought Pacquiao four times and dealt the most devastating knockout punch to Pacman's career in the waning seconds of the sixth round of their last fight.
SAM WYLIE-HARRIS mixes it with the best and suggests some communal tipples for the Bank Holiday weekend KNOCKOUT PUNCH NOTTING Hill Carnival, Europe's biggest street festival, is on its way, so there couldn't be a better time to imbibe some Caribbean charm: think rum punches, fruity long drinks and other tropical concoctions.
Derry talked about levels before the Tommy Coyle fight and he only won one second of that fight and that was the knockout punch.
I think he's going to have to perform solidly," Juleanna Glover, an Ashcroft Group founding partner and former Dick Cheney spokeswoman said, adding: "But he's also going to have to provide some humor as well as the knockout punch.
These new results, combined with disappointing outcomes in a separate study of apo E4 carriers, were the knockout punch for bapineuzumab.
Klitschko, 35, who holds the WBO, IBF and IBO belts, hit back by saying he was confident he could floor Haye by unleashing his 50th career knockout punch.