Evolve University: Beautiful Elbow KO Combination!

The elbow strike is one of the most dangerous weapons in the art of Muay Thai.  More so than any other martial art, Muay Thai uses the elbow strike with vicious precision and effectiveness.  They can be used from a variety of angles and in addition to cutting the opponent, elbows are also highly effective at knocking an opponent unconscious.

In this video, Evolve University instructor and Muay Thai World Champion, Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtorn, breaks down one of his highlight reel KO’s against Satoshi Kobayashi.  This knockout is a perfect example of the effectiveness of Muay Thai elbow strikes.  Namsaknoi sets up the elbow strike with a jab and then follows it in with technically perfect elbow strike.  Watch the below video and learn exactly how he did it.

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