5 Sweeps From The Clinch

The Muay Thai clinch position allows you opportunities to off-balance and take your opponent down by sweeping. When executing this technique it’s important to establish a strong grip on your opponent and remain balanced by keeping your hips square to your opponent’s. By staying in control and balanced while clinching, you…

5 Clinch Grips For Muay Thai

The Muay Thai clinch is a very important and technical aspect of Muay Thai. If you don’t know how to clinch and you face a skilled clincher, you will get mauled when the fight enters close range. In this video, multiple-time Muay Thai World Champion Petchboonchu FA Group from the…

10 Muay Thai Sweeps

The Muay Thai clinch provides opportunities to off-balance your opponent, mess up their rhythm, take them down by sweeping and slam them to the canvas. Every Muay Thai practitioner should have sweeps in their arsenal. In this video, multiple-time Muay Thai World Champion Petchboonchu FA Group from the EVOLVE Fight…

3 Ways To Escape The Muay Thai Clinch

Learning how to escape the clinch is one of the most essential tools a Muay Thai fighter could ever have. Getting stuck in an opponents clinch will leave you susceptible to vicious knee and elbow strikes. In this video, multiple-time Muay Thai World Champion Petchboonchu FA Group from the EVOLVE…

5 Muay Thai Clinch Techniques

The clinch position is one of the most devastating positions in Muay Thai.  Good clinch fighters can dominate a fight from the clinch position unleashing a barrage of knees, elbows, and sweeps.  In order to master the clinch, you must start by learning the various clinch positions from which you…

5 Muay Thai Clinch Elbow Combinations

The clinch position is one of the most devastating positions in Muay Thai.  Good clinch fighters can dominate a fight from the clinch position unleashing a barrage of knees, elbows, and sweeps.  In order to master the clinch, you must be able to land strikes from a variety of angles and…

6 Basic Muay Thai Clinch Positions

The clinch position is one of the most devastating positions in Muay Thai.  Good clinch fighters can dominate a fight from the clinch position unleashing a barrage of knees, elbows, and sweeps.  In order to master the clinch, you must start by learning the basic clinch positions from which you…

Combination 6.1

In this level 6 combination, trainer of Muay Thai World Champions Saknarong Sityodtong and Muay Thai World Champion Muangfalek Kiatvichian teach an advanced clinching technique that includes knee strikes and takedowns. The ability to seamlessly combine offense, defense, and counterattacks is one that is critical for success at the higher…

Combination 5.23

In this level 5 combination, trainer of Muay Thai World Champions Saknarong Sityodtong and Muay Thai World Champion Muangfalek Kiatvichian teach an advanced striking combination that combines defensive and offensive techniques inside the clinch. The ability to seamlessly combine offense, defense, and counterattacks is one that is critical for success…

Combination 5.16

In this level 5 combination, Muay Thai World Champions Orono Wor Petchpun and Muangfalek Kiatvichian teach an advanced striking combination that combines defensive techniques and offensive counterattacks. The ability to seamlessly combine offense, defense, and counterattacks is one that is critical for success at the higher levels of Muay Thai.…

Combination 4.22

In this level 4 combination, trainer of Muay Thai World Champions Saknarong Sityodtong and Muay Thai World Champion Muangfalek Kiatvichian teach an advanced striking combination that utilizes many of Muay Thai’s weapons. The ability to seamlessly combine punches and elbows is one that is critical for success at the higher…

Combination 4.13

In this level 4 combination, trainer of Muay Thai World Champions Saknarong Sityodtong and Muay Thai World Champion Muangfalek Kiatvichian teach an advanced clinch lock and knee strike technique. After halting the opponent’s forward momentum, you learn a new clinch technique that enables you to shut down the opponent’s offense…

Combination 4.9

In this level 4 combination, trainer of Muay Thai World Champions Saknarong Sityodtong and Muay Thai World Champion Muangfalek Kiatvichian teach an advanced clinch defense and knee strike counterattack. When the opponent attempts a clinch, defend and set up a knee strike. This is a very advanced counterattack that is…

Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtorn: Break Clinch To Takedown

In this video, Muay Thai World Champion Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtorn teaches one of his favorite techniques. Beginning in the clinch position, Namsaknoi demonstrates a technique to defend against a double under clinch lock and transition to a takedown. This is a combination that wins World Championships, and it has been proven…

Clinch Drill

The clinch is a close range grappling position that can be used to control an opponent and set up elbow and knee strikes. In this video, you will learn an effective drill that develops and sharpens the knee strikes inside the clinch position.

Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtorn: Clinch, Knee To Body, Fake, Knee To Face

In this video, Muay Thai World Champion Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtorn teaches one of his favorite techniques. After securing a clinch, Namsaknoi delivers a knee strike to the body. He then fakes a second knee strike in order to set up a much more devastating knee strike to the opponent’s face. This…

Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtorn: Elbows To Counter Knees Inside The Clinch

In this video, Muay Thai World Champion Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtorn teaches one of his favorite techniques. The technique demonstrates effective offensive attacks inside the Muay Thai clinch. Using excellent control, Namsaknoi uses elbow strikes to defend against knee strikes inside the clinch. This is a combination that wins World Championships, and…

Clinch Knee Drill

The clinch is a close range grappling position that can be used to control an opponent and set up elbow and knee strikes. In this video, Muay Thai World Champion Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtorn shows an effective drill that develops and sharpens the knee strike technique when engaged in a clinching position.

Clinch Pull Knee Left

When engaged in the clinch position, both fighters will look to gain an advantage over the other in order to land elbow or knee strikes. Pulling the opponent in the clinch is an excellent way to off balance an opponent before throwing a knee strike. Once the balance of the…

Lamnammoon Sor Sumalee: Clinch, Left Knee, Right Knee, Right Jump Knee

In this video, Muay Thai World Champion Lamnammoon Sor Sumalee teaches one of his favorite techniques. The technique begins by securing the clinch position and then delivering a left knee. Lamnammoon then delivers a right knee and a hard jump right knee. This knee combination from the clinch is extremely…

Clinch Pull Knee Right

When engaged in the clinch position, both fighters will look to gain an advantage over the other in order to land elbow or knee strikes. Pulling the opponent in the clinch is an excellent way to off balance an opponent before throwing a knee strike. Once the balance of the…

Lamnammoon Sor Sumalee: Clinch, Push Inside Thigh, Knee

In this video, Muay Thai World Champion Lamnammoon Sor Sumalee teaches one of his favorite techniques. The technique begins by securing the clinch position and then delivering a knee push to the inside of the opponent’s thigh. Lamnammoon then delivers a hard knee to the body. This knee combination from…

Clinch

When learning the basic techniques of Muay Thai it is critical that you strive for perfection. Mastering the basics is like building the foundation for a home. Without solid basics everything else will fall apart. In this video, we take a look at some of the common mistakes we see…

Attachai Fairtex: Clinch, Knee, Left Jump Knee

In this video, Muay Thai World Champion Attachai Fairtex teaches one of his favorite techniques. The technique begins by securing the clinch position and then delivering a knee strike. Attachai then delivers a jump left knee. This knee combination from the clinch is extremely effective and has the ability to…