Brawler

  • (noun): A fighter (especially one who participates in brawls).

Some articles on brawler, brawlers:

Prizefighter - Boxing Styles - Definition of Style
... are three main styles in boxing Out-fighter ("Boxer"), Brawler (or slugger), and In-fighter ("Swarmer") ... It follows the rock-paper-scissors scenario - boxer beats brawler, swarmer beats boxer, and brawler beats swarmer ...
Boxer - Boxing Styles - Definition of Style - Brawler/slugger
... A brawler is a fighter who generally lacks finesse and footwork in the ring, but makes up for it through sheer punching power ... Many brawlers tend to lack mobility, preferring a less mobile, more stable platform and have difficulty pursuing fighters who are fast on their feet ... with obvious leads) often leaves them open to counter punches, so successful brawlers must be able to absorb substantial amounts of punishment ...
Prizefighter - Boxing Styles - Style Matchups
... in-fighter has an advantage over an out-fighter, an out-fighter has an advantage over a brawler, and a brawler has an advantage over an in-fighter these form a cycle with each style being ... in the cliché amongst boxing fans and writers that "styles make fights." Brawlers tend to overcome swarmers or in-fighters because, in trying to get close to the slugger, the in ... The boxer or out-fighter tends to be most successful against a brawler, whose slow speed (both hand and foot) and poor technique makes him an easy ...
Steve Lombardi - World Wrestling Federation / Entertainment / WWE - 1990s
... He still regularly used the Brooklyn Brawler gimmick during this period ... The Brooklyn Brawler defeated Dwayne Johnson, who would later become The Rock, in Johnson's WWF tryout match on March 10, 1996 ... he then faced rico and picked up the win The Brooklyn Brawler lost to The Rock on the February 28, 2000 taping of Raw is War ...
Boxing Styles And Technique - Rock, Paper, Scissors
... Brawlers tend to overcome in-fighters, because the in-fighter likes to be on the inside, where the hard-hitting brawler is most effective ... If the in-fighter is a 'meatbag' for the brawler, they tend to succeed against out-fighters ... The out-fighter tends to be most successful against the brawler, whose slow speed (both hand and foot) and poor technique make them an easy target to hit ...