Quote Originally Posted by Diesel_tke View Post
I think a lot of striking is luck. I mean, it's not luck in that you are aiming for a target, training your technique to give your strikes the most power and speed as possible, and moving into proper positions. But the other guy should also be defending those strikes. So the luck comes in where your timing and positioning just so happened to be in the right place when you through that punch and the other guy just happed to be ducking when he should have weaved, and bam! KO.

A lot of luck goes into something that you have to train so specifically. Especially compared to grappling.
Luck is where opportunity meets preperation, as they say.