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I doubt it, there is a much higher chance of breaking something in either your hand or someone else body without boxing gloves on, because of all the extra padding on them. But there is more surface area when using gloves, so you could create pain in more area on a body from using gloves. This is also why UFC fighters bleed a lot more than boxers, there is way less padding in their gloves.

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