corner man


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a man at one end of line of performers in a minstrel show

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Mensing's usually a top corner man - this time he went low to Jamie MacDonald's left.
At the end of the period, lofty Bill Gore, Harris's trainer and chief corner man, walked over to referee Mushy Callahan and declared: "Our boy just cannot come out for any more.
Ferdie Pacheco was, between 1962 and 1977, Muhammad Ali's corner man and physician; there is probably little in boxing he has not experienced, from some of the greatest fights to the most unscrupulous of behind-thescenes manoeuvrings.
He helped Cowdell in the corner during the impressive Hamid Jamali's recent victory over Ojay Abrahams and looked at ease, but insists he was only helping and that being a permanent corner man is a long way off.
BOSTON, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A Upham's Corner man associated with the Cape Verdean "Wendover Mob" was sentenced in federal court yesterday to more than 17 years in prison for possessing crack cocaine with intent to distribute, and being a felon in possession of ammunition.
Sinclair connected with a stunning left hook and Pryce went down but he rose gamely and was still on his feet when his corner man Enzo Calzaghe threw the towel in.
Raika's corner man was screaming at her to give her opponent ''more jabs'' and to ''move forward
Ferdie Pacheco, the boxer's corner man, served as a consultant and plays a cameo as the boxing commissioner at the notorious weigh-in for that match.
If the postman (#5) is being fronted, as shown, he may be available for a lob pass from the corner man (#3).
The corner man slaps his face and tells him to gather his wits.
Findley taught himself to box, and his fiancee serves as his manager and corner man.
A martial arts and kick boxing enthusiast, he got his nickname "Charlie Bucket" working for his brother, who is also a keen amateur fighter, acting as his corner man and carrying a bucket for his bouts.
Because the former Amen Corner man has played with literally anyone who is anyone in rock 'n' roll.
After the fight I was speaking with Dave Coldwell (Sexton's corner man and trainer) and asked if there would be a trilogy.
Silverstro was now doubling as my corner man and he had taped my fingers up so tight the blood had long since left them.