A study of 12 karate black belts showed so-called reverse punches delivered an average force of 325 pounds, with the strongest measuring 412 pounds. Short-range power punches averaged 178 pounds. Another study found martial artists needed 687 pounds of force to break a concrete slab 1.5 inches thick.

An average person with no boxing training can generate only about one tenth that much force with a punch. Slow motion video found that Hatton could typically generate punch speeds of 25 miles per hour, with one blow reaching 32 mph.

British boxer Ricky " The Hitman" Hatton (ex-welterweight champ) had an average punching speed of 11 mps (25 mph), with maximum speed of 14 mps (32 mph). Check it out here: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_ne... According to the Guiness World Records, the "fastest martial arts punch in the world was 43.3 mph" or 19 mps.

" To dream that you are punching someone or something represents hidden anger and aggression. It may also be a symbol of power and your ability to draw strength from within yourself. You tend to keep your negative feelings inside instead of expressing them in a healthy way." Find out about your dreams.

Punch. To dream that you are punching someone or something represents hidden anger and aggression. It may also be a symbol of power and your ability to draw strength from within yourself. If someone is punching you, then the dream is highlighting your helplessness and powerlessness in some waking situation.

Some state that the average human attention span is approximately 8 seconds; others state that most healthy teenagers and adults are unable to sustain attention on one thing for more than about 20 minutes at a time, although they can choose repeatedly to re-focus on the same thing.