Scoring and Finishing Fights Against Aggressive Opponents
This is a technique created and utilized well against the aggressive opponent. It would be appropriate to say that it works respectively well against the Dutch Style Kickboxer; a prime example being Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong bouts Kickboxing & Glory rules. The aggressive stylist tends to block the kick with the arm, absorbing its power and shifting back its momentum by throwing a tight counter.
This type of response elicits the optimal opportunity, allowing the opponent to impale him with the long knee to the liver or chest; aimed at the solar plexus to paralyze the diaphragm. If you are a southpaw, both targets are available with the rear knee. If you fight from an orthodox stance, the switch kick to switch knee option is best for the liver and chest:
Drill, drill, drill, implement, then drill some more.
Add purposeful drills to your routine. Advance all 8 weapons. Create stronger fundamentals. Gain power, control, and endurance in the clinch. Progress in your offense and defense simultaneously. Create a relationship with the heavy bag as your fully functional, responsive training partner to replace the limiting excuse of not having another body to work with.
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The way we pattern our brain and body to work in training is the way that it will respond in sparring and in the fight. I personally use a set number of these drills as a warm up with a partner or on the pads backstage before walking out to perform my favorite form of savagery.
It gets my body and mind in-sync, with the right engagement and balance everything flows. With good defense, the offense just automatically flows out of my body and all becomes seamless. Expect for it to do the same for you, it’s time to get to work.
Paul Banasiak is a Professional Muay Thai fighter/addict, 9x champion, trainer, and fitness professional currently living, training, and fighting in Thailand. After leaving medical school without looking back, he decided to fully follow his passion of helping others become the best version of themselves, creating MuayThaiAthlete.com. A website for those who are already passionate individuals that want to take their life, mindset & training to the next level.
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