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Athlete who practices boxing; boxers are classified into weight categories.
boxer boxing trunks headgear glove protective cup boxing gloves lace mouthpiece bandage

boxing trunks click to hear

Shorts coming down to mid-thigh.

headgear click to hear

Rigid piece of equipment that protects the head especially during training and in Olympic boxing.

glove click to hear

Padded covering for the hand and wrist to dampen the impact of punching.

protective cup click to hear

Molded plastic equipment that protects an athlete’s genitals.

boxing gloves click to hear

The gloves are provided by the organizers before the bout.

lace click to hear

Narrow cord that passes through the glove’s eyelets to tighten it around the hand and wrist.

mouthpiece click to hear

Protective device for the boxer’s teeth that is placed between the cheeks and teeth during a fight.

bandage click to hear

Band of soft fabric (gauze) that is wrapped around the hand underneath the glove; it protects the hand against fractures and supports the wrist.