Evolve Fight Breakdown: Leg Kick KO at Rajadamnern Stadium

Analysis of Yodlekpet’s Leg Kick KO

On the edge is a bad place to be. That much is obvious. However, there’s something worse.

Being trapped against the ropes means your opponent can have their way with you if you don’t push back. However, there is something else that few expect. When you’re pushed back against the ropes, your weight, of course, will shift heavily onto your rear leg. Because of this, you are unable to check leg kicks properly. This is when Yodlekpet truly begun to have his way.

Yodlekpet had been landing bomb after bomb with his hands, so each movement forwarded prompted a panic reaction from his opponent. Yodlekpet took advantage of this and tore up his opponent’s rear leg. For a closer look at the details, check out the finish and Evolve MMA breakdown below:

The rear leg kick is a technique utilized by few. This is unfortunate due to its extreme effectiveness, as demonstrated in the finish above. However, this technique is seldom used, I’d wager, mostly because that few know how to properly set it up. After all, the rear leg is so far away.

Luckily, we have us two gents who are more than familiar with rear leg kicks.

3 Muay Thai Rear Leg Kick Setups

If you’re well practiced in the rear-leg kick already, how about some fancier moves? Muay Thai is about as mixed as any style of striking can be. In the video below, you may see some attacks that you may not have ever seen before utilized by a Nak Muay. However, rest assured that these techniques are nothing new.

These have been in the Muay Thai archives for years. Now, let us dive into the details with Lawrence Kenshin Striking Breakdown:

Advanced Attacks in Muay Thai

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Evan Lee
Evan is a gourmand of combat sports from Taiwan. He appreciates the beauty of Muay Thai movement and all other movements. He's got no rudder so if the winds blow northerly, he goes north. His goal is to achieve and appreciate.

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