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post #10 of (permalink) Old 02-25-2007, 09:25 PM
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Originally Posted by watitdo
either it's Muay thai or it's not. Muay thai incorporates, knees, elbows, kicks, punches. Kickboxing only has 2....punches/kicks. Most "Kickboxing" gyms say they do Muay thai but in reality...it's just a cardio kickboxing school.
What an ignorant comment, that is false and just not intelligent. Kickboxing is a direct "cousin" of Muay Thai and depending on what organization we are talking about Kickboxing does allow elbows and knees futhermore why can't someone learn kickboxing and learn knee and elbow strikes??? Just beacuse someone trains in Muay Thai does not mean they will be a better striker than a "kickboxer" just look at Lidell and Cro Cop...enough said

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