When you think of pushing your opponent, you usually think you can push your opponent with hands. Yes, of course, you can push with hands. You can also push your opponent without using your hands. Please feel reading to find out more about it.
So why do you want to push your opponent?
There are many reasons behind pushing your opponent in a fight. If you want to make your opponent off balance, you can make him be in an awkward position and little push will do the job for you. Your opponent will not be able to keep his body balance.
You see martial art masters easily push others and make them fall on the ground. It's easy for them because they know exactly how to do it. Before making the opponent fall on the ground, if you just push him, it might not work. You have to make him lose his balance first. Then if you push him, he will definitely fall on the ground.
When you push your opponent, it seems you only use your hands to do it. From the outside, it seems like that. But in order to generate power and do it effectively, you need to use your whole body while pushing your opponent. You will see the difference on your own when you do that.
In a fight for self defense or in a fighting competition, it is very important to control the distance. If your opponent is too close, you can just push him with hands and make the distance.
At the beginning of this post, I said that you can push your opponent without using your hands. So how? If you do it with front kicks. If you practice Muay Tahi, you know that how to do front kicks to push your opponent and make the distance to attack him.
This is a difference when hitting your opponent with front kicks and pushing your opponent with front kicks. In order to push, as soon as your leg contacts to your opponent's body, you use your force to move him from there.
To be good at it, you can practice front kick using kick bags. You can your force and energy to push with front kicks. you will see the kick bag swinging and go far away. At the time of hitting with front kicks, kick bag will not go that far. You can ask your training partner and do sparring with him.
So you can use your hands and legs to push your opponent in a fight and then make your next move or do what you intend to do. Thank you so much for reading this post.
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