Examples of uppercut in a Sentence
He hit his opponent with an uppercut to the chin.
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Their bandage dresses and smiles are replaced with boxing gloves and brutal uppercuts.
Canelo seems equally adept and powerful using both hands on the uppercut.
Golovkin also smiled off an uppercut as each threw heavy punches.
The director took that as seriously as a Rock uppercut.
The double uppercut took weeks to get down reliably, since the timing and the motion was so specific.
Even in practice, Kyrgios’s explosive forehand is like a heavyweight boxer’s uppercut, and De Minaur’s still-adolescent strokes made for a good punching bag.
Fury landed two uppercuts but lacked power with his punches.
Radar and camera measurements of the angle at which balls leave the bat have shown that the optimal swing angle looks more like an uppercut than many hitters preferred.
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