Overhand right

Discussion in 'Standup Technique' started by kickboxing_fan1, Jun 7, 2008.

  1. kickboxing_fan1 Banned Banned

    Apr 5, 2008
    Likes Received:
    should this be thrown against a southpaw? I know that in boxing they say throw a straight right hand against a southpaw but I keep throwing this against a southpaw at my gym in thai sparring and I find it opens my ribs up which he counters with his rear leg kick to my ribs which has dropped me on several occasions. I was wondering what I could use to stop this? Usually he takes the right hand on his gloves.
  2. T.J.T Green Belt

    Jan 23, 2008
    Likes Received:
    If you know the kick is comming that should work in your favor, as well if your always hitting his gaurd/gloves maybe your not setting it up at all or well enough.

    i like to throw overhand right and left body hook and sets up a nice kick. all depends on your footwork and what they are doing.

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.