Brief query: what’s in a boxer’s drawers?
Blog Guy, help settle a bet with my boyfriend, please.
Here we go again with the settling of stuff. That’s all I do anymore. I should be a contender for that Supreme Court vacancy.
Enough about you, Blog Guy. This is a sports question about fighters and undershorts. Do professional boxers really WEAR boxers?
Good question. We took two professional boxers, tricked them into taking off their trousers, and checked.
And what did you find?
I can be brief, pardon the pun.
I get it, they wore briefs. Very interesting. What about the color? Was that the same for both?
And the brand?
Not to be indelicate, but as long as you were checking, what about their, um, uh, er…..
Not even close.
Danish boxer Mikkel Kessler (L) and British boxer Carl Froch pose for photographers during the weigh-in in Herning April 23, 2010. REUTERS/Henning Bagger/Scanpix