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A KO So Good Fans Are Calling It ’One of the Most Brutal Uppercut Knockouts in Boxing History ‘, Resurfaced Clip Goes Viral

Published 10/26/2022, 8:15 AM EDT

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Some shots in boxing are considered harder to hit, but the lethality of these punches produces spectacular knockouts. Unlike jabs, this punch causes serious damage to the opponent if landed with accuracy. Recently in Top Rank’s promoted event, a boxer caught his opponent’s chin with a perfect uppercut which seized the latter in the ring.

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The clip of that elite class punch circulated on Twitter with a statement that reads, “One of the most brutal uppercut knockouts in boxing history.”


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Admiration deserving punch caught the fan’s attention.

Currently, the undisputed light-middleweight champion landed a very nice uppercut in the first round of the title defense fight against Erickson Lubin in 2017. Lubin was a tough challenge for Charlo pre-fight. but the latter’s uppercut made it easy.

Don’t even know if you can call it an uppercut. It was a strange punch and angle to throw it from, but it took Lubin’s soul.

Several fans were amazed by how it was executed, as it was quite swift.

Many social media users agreed that no one saw the punch coming.

“RIGHT ON THE BUTTON”, another fan wrote.

Another fan remembered the fight and was in awe of how the punch was executed

Another fan wrote, “Jusus what a great shot.”

Thus, the throw caught the attention of several social media users who shared their opinions about it.

Who is the hardest puncher in boxing history?

Out of all divisions in boxing, the heavyweight division consists of the most powerful punchers because of their stature. There is a long list of these powerful knockout machines.

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However, the former WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder stands above all.


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The 36-year-old has the highest knockout ratio which is 98%. He surpassed notable names like Mike Tyson aka ‘The Baddest Man on Planet’ and George Foreman.


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What do you think of the viral lethal shot? Do you agree with how online fans reacted? Let us know in the comments below.



Abhishek Singh

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Abhishek Singh is a Boxing writer at EssentiallySports. Following the completion of his training as an amateur boxer, he is currently preparing to appear for trials at the state and national levels. With over 3 years of experience in playing the sport, Abhishek is also the holder of a Bachelor's in Arts degree from the University of Delhi.

Edited By: Rohini Kottu