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Old 10-27-2012, 03:08 AM   #12
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Default Re: Is confidence in fighting off your back counterproductive?

Originally Posted by codeman99998 View Post
The conventional wisdom on Carlos Condit is that he can be so dynamic with his striking because he is so confident fighting off of his back.

Confidence in fighting off of your back can translate into confidence in throwing kicks, knees or any other strike that could leave you open to being taken down.
Same can be said for guys like Mousasi, Shogun, Torres, and the Diaz brothers. Without worrying about the takedown, your striking game really opens up.
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