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    Quote Originally Posted by Yamabushi View Post
    That's a chasse bas, although some people call it a chasse ouvert because the knee opens to the outside rather than being brought to the opposite shoulder before the kick. Chasse just means a straight kick, as opposed to fouette which is round house.
    I think I've heard that phrase before; thanks for the clarification.
    Yes, that kick. Totally underused.
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    If he hold back from battle;
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    Legal? ****. I've seen people low kick the side of the knee, but I think that takes hard shins.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TheMightyMcClaw View Post
    We really need a better name for that kick. One that's less french.
    I've also heard it called a piston kick. Seemed like a good name to me.

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