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Muay Thai event Domination 6 took place at Herb Graham Recreation Centre in Mirrabooka (Perth) WA on April 16, 2011. The event followed the previous show produced in September 2010, which saw Nathan "Carnage" Corbett challenging Pavel Zhuravlev for...
Wrestling with the Truth Over the course of my career I have been fortunate to train and share with many elite level coaches of the wrestling world. As former MMA and Striking coach at the now defunct Rough House MMA...
The left or lead hook is an effective punch every fighter should master, a well-timed hook can have a devastating effect on an opponent. The hook travels a short distance from the start point to the target, making it...
Opinion: What you don't know can hurt you "When you engage me, I pull slightly then angle off. If I push and you pull I sidestep in the predisposed knowledge of where you will be. This game of chess demands...
Domination 5: "Carnage" Corbett vs. Pavel Zhuravlev Domination Muay Thai 5 took place at Herb Graham Recreation Centre in Mirrabooka (Perth) WA on September 17, 2010. The event followed the previous show produced in March, which saw John Wayne Parr...
The Irrefutable case for the Jab While teaching a seminar many years ago I was approached by a young attendee who asked what I believe to be the most important move in martial arts. I thought a moment and replied...
The floor to ceiling ball, also known as the double-end bag, is an air-filled ball suspended by elastic cords from the floor and ceiling. Varying in shape and size depending on the boxer's intended training objectives: The larger size...
Total Carnage Fight Night 2 took place at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre on September 1, 2012. The event presented by Cross Promotions International was headlined by arguably the biggest rematch in Australian Muay Thai history featuring...
Recently, I received correspondence from a young boxer. He is having difficulty applying the skills developed in the gym to sparring and competition, due to excessive nerves and anxiety prior to stepping into the ring. This feeling of anxiety is...
The second edition of Total Carnage Fight Night was held on September 1, 2012. The event presented by Cross Promotions International took place at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre. It followed the first show produced five months...
Total Carnage Fight Night The Total Carnage Fight Night went in history as an amazing promotion and arguably the best Muay Thai production Australia has ever seen. Organized by Cross Promotions International with the support of Jupiters (The Star Gold...
Sparring is important in the preparation for a competitive boxer in gaining confidence to apply technical and tactical skills in a controlled, supervised environment. Prior to a session many rounds would have been spent on focus mitts training with the...
To dominate your opponent effectively from the inside position is better known as 'infighting'. This will not influence the judges' scoring a round. This demonstrates the boxer's ability of fighting at long range for a taller rangy style boxer,...
(Updated) There is a number of cases of an overturned decision in combat sports. The majority seems to be making headlines from mixed martial arts, and I believe, only when the competitors fail drug tests. Generally it looks like...
A boxer's individual style has evolved from technical skills continually practiced in the gym along with physical and psychological attributes. Physical attributes include height, build and reach and psychological can be aggressive or defensive in nature when competing. Commonly encountered...

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