Chess and boxing seem as bizarre a pairing as anything, but they do have something in common, writes David Edmonds. Can a boxer say "I do boxing professionally" Can anyone say "I go boxing" (= do it as a sport) if he attends boxing training classes?. Boxing is one of the oldest sports that involves two people fighting with their fists. There are a number of things a boxer is not allowed to do inside the ring. In comparison, "go bowling" had 1,, hits and "going bowling" had ,, although this may be proportionate, since probably more people bowl than box. For example, in some of the African Commonwealth nations, prize-fighting contests are held on Boxing Day. Sunday, July 19th Reply to this comment. I want to ride in bicycle. Tuesday, March 31st Reply to this comment. Whitehead has valiantly tried to cover all the bases because you have not told us what context this is in. Saturday, February 19th Reply to this comment. Sunday, October 30th Reply to this comment. It might be just about technically correct but it is much more common to say, I play golf. Sunday, June 22nd Reply to this slots hacked apk. Tuesday, February 24th Reply to this comment. Testing this long verbose error message to check the behaviour. What about sports in general? I play the flute! Monday, February 21st Reply to this comment. Saturday, February 23rd Reply to this comment. Saturday, December 15th Reply to this comment. The former world heavyweight champion, Lennox Lewis, is now more likely to be seen hunched over the chess board than in the boxing ring. Saturday, March 26th Reply to this comment. Monday, February 13th Reply to this comment. As in chess, Lewis had a plan. Friday, October 21st Reply to this comment. View today's posts Home Worksheets Make a Worksheet Flashcards Games Forums Articles Links Forms TEFL Course Review. Friday, February 8th Reply to this comment. Hi Ronnie, What about playing instrument? Accessibility links Skip to content Accessibility Help. Similar Threads boxing By English4everyone in forum Ask a Teacher.