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Elbow strikes are some of the most feared weapons in muay thai arsenal. Strikes with the tip of the elbow can cut open your opponent’s forehead. Elbows to the temple and the jaw both have fight ending potential.

The most common offensive clinch techniques are knee strikes and sweeps. However, it also possible to land elbows in the clinch even when your arms are engaged, In fact, you can take advantage of certain clinch positions to trap your opponents arms and create openings for elbow strikes.

Video Breakdown here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=smmtAh8gzig


Read more here:
http://muaythaianalyst.com/2015/05/elbows-from-muay-thai-clinch/


 
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