Fear and bullets.
Posted On:8/23/2006 4:35pm
Move and strike at angles.
And lo, Kano looked down upon the field and saw the multitudes. Amongst them were the disciples of Uesheba who were greatly vexed at his sayings. And Kano spake: "Do not be concerned with the mote in thy neighbor's eye, when verily thou hast a massive stick in thine ass".
--Scrolls of Bujutsu: Chapter 5 vs 10-14.
Posted On:8/23/2006 4:42pm
Originally Posted by TehDeadlyDimMak
Personally against a taller opponent I like to stay outside and let him abuse his reach advantage until I'm unconscious.
It's a brilliant strategy that I suggest you try.
I also suggest adding a weakly committed snap side kick at his elbows to really cement his dominance.
Posted On:8/23/2006 5:13pm
Originally Posted by babo78
Didn't George Foreman used to do this with cross guard?
Yes he did. And Foreman was only KO'd once in his entire career...and that KO came courtesy of "The Greatest".
I still wouldn't recommend it though. I am often guilty of wading in and taking two punches to land one myself, it is a bad habit I developed when I boxed and I am still trying to change it to this day.. Even if you are a cement head like me. Eventually you get nailed.
Angles are the key.
" If one wants to have a friend one must also want to wage war for him: and to wage war one must be capable of being an enemy." - Fr. Nietzsche 'On The Friend' Thus Spake Zarathustra
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