Originally Posted by ib313
The saying speaks more about taking the initiative than necessarily capability
Agreed. If one can control and dictate the fight, that would bode best for them. This could apply to a counter attacker too, imo because even if the opponent is throwing more strikes is pressing forward, technically a counter striker could be leading that opponent where he wants and setting him up for a vicious counter.
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