Blocking a low kick

By Yossi Sheriff

Video tutorial of Blocking a low kick in AKBAN

Video of Blocking a low kick

The knowledge and expertise of the article and the media content in it are the courtesy of Mr. Eldad Levi, one of the first AKBAN-wiki contributors
Eldad Levi is a proficient Muai Tai fighter with an extensive experience in the ring.


The Block (בלוק) is the name of counter kick technique that is used as a Muay Tai technique that is classified as an leg blocking technique. This technique is also used in Ninjutsu but is called Keri Kaishi.

Description of Blocking a low kick

Using the shin, lift the leg straight up and block the opponnent's low kick. Keeping the hands high helps protect the face. The opposite hand is thrust in front of the opponent's face to hide his field of vision.

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