Episode 1 of the Warrior Punch Podcast is LIVE
We are thrilled to present our new boxing technique podcast!
Today's episode explores the theory of feinting with Miguel Cotto, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, and fencing Maestro Charles Selberg.
Let us know how we did in the comments section or on Facebook.
WPP#1: 'Beating the Blade' for Better Feinting
Film Study Clips: Canelo 'Beats the Blade' vs. Cotto
CLIP 1 (ABOVE): Canelo "beats the blade" against Cotto, attacking the right elbow from two different angles to establish the threat.
CLIP 2 (ABOVE): Having shown Cotto his power in the previous clip, Canelo tries out his new feint options. Canelo has successfully "taught" Cotto to be reactive to his body jab feint.
CLIP 3 + 4 (ABOVE & BELOW): Canelo gets Cotto to bite on a small feint and makes him pay.
Many of the topics discussed in today's boxing technique podcast are covered in greater detail elsewhere on-site. Please check the following resources for more information on:
- "Aiming to miss"
- Proper jab mechanics
- How to counter the jab
- How to block punches
- How to parry punches
- Boxing film study
Some great MMA podcasts were mentioned on our debut boxing technique podcast, including (in no particular order):
- Luke Thomas' Monday Morning Analyst
- The Big Brown Breakdown with Brendon Schaub
- You're Welcome with Chael Sonnen
- The JRE MMA Show
- Believe You Me with Michael Bisping
- Storytime with Uncle Creepy
Though unrelated to MMA, the incredible "Writing Excuses" podcast we mentioned is also worth a look for any writers out there.
Special thanks to Homage for the intro music titled "Vices."