Originally Posted by dazed
the most important part of a stand up technique is ur ability to keep ur balance while striking and while receiving strikes, this enables u to position urself in a place where to apply ur strikes.
IMHO the most important things that will help your standup are your overall takedown defense, balance and footwork while striking or exchanging.
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