The Ultimate Guide To Boxing Gloves (Updated 2019)

Welcome to the Fight Quality ultimate guide to everything you need to know about boxing gloves, updated for 2019. When we originally wrote the first version of our Ultimate Guide back in 2016 we wanted to bring you the absolute best resource for everything you could possibly want to know about boxing gloves. Since then … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide To Boxing Gloves (Updated 2019)

Avoiding Hand Pains and Injury When Wearing Boxing Gloves

In sports which rely on using your body as a weapon, it’s understandable that you’re putting yourself at risk of all sorts of aches, pains and injuries. Knuckle, finger and wrist pains are especially common amongst beginners. Quite often these are caused by the same few issues, meaning a lot of the time there are … Continue reading Avoiding Hand Pains and Injury When Wearing Boxing Gloves

The Different Types of Handwraps for Boxing, Muay Thai and MMA

When you first start a striking martial art, such as Boxing or Muay Thai, you’ll notice that before anyone hits anything they sit around and wrap material around their hands – but this doesn’t look anything like the material you see on pro-boxers hands on the TV. Then when you google ‘boxing hand wraps’ you … Continue reading The Different Types of Handwraps for Boxing, Muay Thai and MMA

Why Are Heavy Bags Useful for Boxing, MMA, Muay Thai and other combat sports?

If you’ve ever found yourself in a Boxing, Kickboxing, MMA or Muay Thai gym, then there’s a strong chance you’ll have seen the imposing line of heavy bags hanging along the edge of the room. Often worn on the outside, but still standing up to the regular punishment, waiting for you to give it your … Continue reading Why Are Heavy Bags Useful for Boxing, MMA, Muay Thai and other combat sports?

The Ultimate Guide To Boxing Gloves (Updated 2018)

We’ve since released an updated version of this article, with updated information and new additions.  Head to The Ultimate Guide To Boxing Gloves (Updated 2019) Welcome to the Fight Quality ultimate guide to everything you need to know about boxing gloves, updated for 2018. This guide aims to be the only resource you’ll ever need … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide To Boxing Gloves (Updated 2018)

5 MMA Prospects to Watch in 2018

MMA is a tough sport to reach superstardom in. A well placed head kick (Ronda Rousey vs Holly Holm) or a solid wrestler (Francis Ngannou vs Stipe Miocic) can derail the hype train very quickly. That said, there’s always a new generation of MMA fighters working their way up the ranks, taking on the current … Continue reading 5 MMA Prospects to Watch in 2018

Sidekick Ultimate 2.0 Boxing Gloves Review

+ Gloves have great breathability
+ Gloves feel lightweight even at 16oz
+ Wide fit, good for larger hands

– Doesn’t provide much palm protection
– Tightening inner strap too much causes exposed Velcro
– More colour options would be a great addition