FLYING ROUNDHOUSE KICK KO! Credits: K-1
Posted by Muay Thai & Kickboxing on Thursday, June 29, 2017
The switch kick is becoming more and more utilized in MMA in recent years. Popularized by Muay Thai legend Saenchai, several MMA fighters have begun to employ the kick more & more. From Conor McGregor using the kick against Dennis Siver at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’, to Paige VanZant using the kick to finish Bec Rawlings, the switch kick is quickly becoming a common technique.
In the video above, you can see the kick used in a Muay Thai fight, with devastating results. As you can see, the KO took place in the K-1 ring, during their world grand prix.
Check out the video above!
This article first appeared on BJPenn.com on 6/29/2017.