Meaning of counterpuncher in English:

counterpuncher

See synonyms for counterpuncher

noun

Boxing

See counterpunch

‘In the third, Khan again extended his lead to four points, counterpunching the counterpuncher to great effect and went into the final round 12-8 in the lead.’
  • ‘One of the greatest fighters I ever saw was a guy by the name of Sugar Ray Robinson, and he was a counterpuncher.’
  • ‘A bout between all time great counterpunchers.’
  • ‘Greenberg, rather than standing off trying to counter the counterpuncher, began to take some much-needed risks and take the fight to Kulikauskas.’
  • ‘We all noticed the sharpness and quickness of his reactions-as a counterpuncher he had no equal.’