The Seven Rules


The first seven rules:

Retreat to your corner of the ring before a fallen opponent

The count of half a minute after a fall and to be able to get back to the
center of the ring and restart the fight or be considered “man out of action”

Only the boxers and their seconds could climb into the ring

The prohibition of private arrangements between boxers in terms of money

The selection of referees to settle disputes between boxers

The prohibition of hitting an opponent when s/he is down

Locks can only be used above the waistline