When you watch mixed martial arts competition you see plenty of kicks, but the one you don’t see utilized as much is the push kick.

Now the fighters that do use it always seem to be the ones whose base discipline is in-you guessed it-muay thai. Surprise surprise, right?

There are three very important reasons why they use it:

  1. To judge distance (similar to a jab)
  2. As a set up for ano… (Read more)