Noun; the ability to make good judgments and quick decisions, typically in a particular domain. Synonyms include astuteness, shrewdness, acuity and sharpness.
It's a versatile word, used from business to academics to, you guessed it, athletics.
Athletics as in boxing.
For example, a mere week-and-a-half from one of the biggest athletic events in this generation, its use is in reference to the boxing acumen of Conor McGregor, who will take on Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have "no business being in the ring together," according to WBA Welterweight champion Keith Thurman. Rumours of a potential cross-discipline fight between MMA star McGregor and retired boxing lege...
The unpredictability of combat sports is what makes its disciplines so popular. And it's why the prospect of illustrious boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. taking on MMA specialist Conor McGregor has captivated the sporting world. Although ...
Lightweight standout Al Iaquinta thinks boxing legend Floyd Mayweather will most likely beat UFC champ Conor McGregor in their upcoming boxing encounter, but believes the Irishman has “the ability to surprise a lot of people.”Filed ...
Two weeks after his bout with Conor McGregor, Mayweather will launch Mayweather Boxing & Fitness. The business will include a training app, gyms around the world and a virtual reality in-home workout.