When I watched Doumbe vs Holzken I saw this athlete doing so many things I was always told you can’t do in Kickboxing/Muay Thai like moving. So this highlight is a technical highlight and an ode to Doumbe’s outside the box approach. Also a huge salute to Eddie Abasolo, Diego Llamas, and Coach Kirian Fitzgibbons at CSA Gym.
Below are Boxing Drills that have been advanced to mesh with a Mixed Martial Artist, Muay Thai, or Kickboxers training regimen. Too Often boxing is trained focusing on punches solely. Boxing requires balance, agility, eyes etc etc. Below are a few in fight and training examples of boxing elements that can be directly correlated to a Mixed Martial Artist skill set.
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