Targets: Face, rib-cage, trunk, chin, neck, head Focus: Involves springing off the ground using the thrust from both feet. One foot, invariably that on the more dexterous side of the body, is then used to[…]
The Straight Knee-Kick (Thai: เข่าตรง – Kow Throng) Targets: Abdomen, solar plexus Focus: Grasping and pulling the opponent’s neck with both hands, the knee is raised directly to impact against the target.
Thai: หมัดเหวี่ยงสั้น – Mud Wiyang San Targets: Face, temple, chin, jaw, ear
While you are in the Muay Thai stance, do not clench your fists too stiffly or tightly