Originally Posted by dyna
How effective is a cross armed defence (the one Foreman and Archie Moore used) in a streetfight and/or Muay Thai or even Wing Chun.
I almost never hear of uppercuts in streetfights so you don't have the be scared that you get uppercutted.
I think uppercuts are more rare too in Muay Thai because legs, and Wing Chun seems to be just straight punches.
Not true, uppercuts as well as hooks are a common offence against an oncoming knee specialist.