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post #10 of (permalink) Old 08-05-2010, 06:21 AM
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Originally Posted by daeyeth View Post
What's crazy is that Griffin's leg kick actually made Gomi's more powerful! Because Gomi was able to maintain his balance after Griffin's leg kick altered Gomi stance, he had even more torque than is normally possible.

Check out the gif below and look at Gomi stance after the kick. See how while his lower body twists, his upper body remains stationary. Basically, the leg kick inadvertently gave Gomi's punch a wind up. Freaking awesome.

Do you actually believe that Gomi getting kicked let him punch harder??

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