cornerman

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cornerman

(ˈkɔːnəˌmæn)
n, pl -men
the first baseman
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The referee and his cornermen rushed to his aid, while doctors covered the fighter with a sheet to check on the extent of the damage.
The Halifax cornermen had seen enough and threw the towel in at the end of that round, giving the prospect from Slaithwaite a terrific win.
On the August Bank Holiday of 1874, members of a gang known as the Cornermen attacked husband and wife Richard and Alice Morgan, killing Richard.
He said: "My cornermen told me the fight would come down to who wants it the most.
Campbell was in tears as the verdict was announced and he accepted the congratulations of his cornermen, saying: "I'm very emotional right now.
I've got serious blisters," smiled Tony Bellew, as he revealed a gameplan by cornermen Mark Quinn and Mick McAllister was key to his crushing points victory.
Not just because Herbie is the hardest man to emerge from Norfolk since Horatio Nelson, but because he's also one of those rare pugilists whose full name sounds like an instruction from their cornermen.
Sky's microphones picked up Jeffries' cornermen telling him after the fifth he had to win the final round.
FLEDGLING Callum Archer found out the hard way that it doesn't pay to ignore the advice and wisdom of your cornermen.
THE build-up to Ricky Hatton and Manny Pacquiao's May 2 fight has been ignited with a slanging match between the cornermen.
GLORY Ricky with Liam, Noel and his cornermen after victory; BIG FAN David Beckham cheered Ricky; PUNDIT Lennox Lewis commentates at ringside; HOLLYWOOD Stars Jason Statham and Sylvester Stallone watch; FATTON Hatton enters ring wearing his 'fat' suit
Marquez then was hoisted on the shoulders of one of his cornermen and carried around the ring in celebration.