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Posted On:2/11/2004 11:34pm
"Some age old questions will be answered when Karate meets Kung Fu under K-1 Rules. Paul Newby one of British Karate most exciting athlete's who is amongst the best pound for pound fighters Karate has to offer will face Wing Chun Specialist Kasim Khan trained by Colin Ward a student of Master Yip Chun and the late Yip Man. Khan says Wing Chun is a complete fighting system with no limits most effective in close quarter self defence, very few people can stand a sustained attack from a Wing Chun Stylist. Khan is eager to prove that Wing Chun can also be used in a competitive situation even with boxing gloves in the K-1 ring. Newby has already proved his prowess in Karate competition winning the English title nine times and the British title twice he is a long serving member of the British Karate team and won a Silver medal in the European Championships and a Bronze medal in the 2002 world Championships"
Posted On:2/11/2004 11:38pm
Kasim is trained by this dude-
I don't know about Ip Chun as a teacher, but I think that there are better WC sifus out there. I hope he's done some cross training.
Posted On:2/11/2004 11:43pm
Colin Ward's school website
Posted On:2/12/2004 12:00am
Style: BJJ / Kyokushinkai Karate
Yeah, there are much better Sifus out there. But he's eager to prove himself, not the system.
As someone asked, is trapping allowed in K-1? Also, boxing gloves for WC? I dunno.
When is this fight so I can watch it on eurosport?
Posted On:2/12/2004 12:17am
And the excuses already start.
Badness will not be rewarded
Posted On:2/12/2004 12:21am
I hope this guy has the real WT/VT/WC.
Posted On:2/12/2004 12:40am
Hahaha, yeah true, but its just like anything the guy could be a great fighter anyway but have a bad trainer and you can have a great trainer and a bad fighter. Just saying there are probably better trainers out there thats all no excuses.
Posted On:2/12/2004 12:55am
Style: Modern Arnis
I guess you could sort of pak sao if that's legal, because that's just kind of a slapping motion, but I don't think they'll let it slide if you straight-up grab somebody's hand or wrist. It would seem too grapple-esque
A side note: Can you do that under sanshou rules?
Posted On:2/12/2004 1:06am
Style: Delusional Idiocy
Joe Sayah has been using WC in k1 for ages.
pwning ninjas since 2004
Posted On:2/12/2004 1:17am
Style: Street Yoga
Isn't Paul Newby Shotokan? Too bad a Kyokushin fighter isn't fighting the Wing Chun guy. That would be a lot more fun to watch.
Deluxe247 tells it like it is:
you ninja fags just got owned in a bad way. this thread should go to the classics and mega thread forum due to the sheer size of taebo_master and gajusceaser's penis. (with which they just smacked across these ninja's faces)
This Classic Thread - http://www.bullshido.net/forums/showthread.php?s=&threadid=9653&perpage=15&pagenum ber=14
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