I’ve post-poned publishing this review of Cung Le’s San Shou: The Complete Fighting System because I kept hoping against hope that he. CUNG LE—kickboxing champion, MMA champion, and former IKF Light Heavyweight Sanshou World Champion—has proven to be one of the best martial. : San Shou: The Complete Fighting System (): Cung Le, Glen Cordoza, Erich Krauss: Books [img] CONTENTS.
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First of all, props to Cung Le. You may also like In his other two losses, Cung himself even admitted this as a fung, where he would start off explosively but waste his energy and gas out, consequently leaving him vulnerable. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. With an already brilliant kickboxing and wrestling skill set, Le quickly climbed to the top of Sanshou mountain.
Why Cung Le Lost
This is not like any of the other “traditional” martial arts books where you have to suffer through grainy black and white photos explaning moves. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Le first met Altman in San Jose, inin a kickboxing bout where he defeated Altman via a body shot in the third round.
Sanshou is not another run-of-the-mill book on sahshou. San Jose, CaliforniaUnited States. Please try again later. He was clearly at a disadvantage with his eyes, yet he clearly decided to keep on fighting. Nov 28, Messages: Shanshou in a street fight is superior to most fighting systems out there. It might be saying that San Shou is a complete fighting system, which I would argue it’s not. Historically, Cung has never been known for his cardio.
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But right now because of my contract with Showtime and Strikeforce, hopefully things can work out because there is a show in San Jose that Cain Velasquez is the main event. Cung Le’s sanshou may not be ‘traditional’ sanshou as it seems he has blended his background in Taekwondo, kickboxing and wrestling to develop a style of sanshou that has worked for him.
Utilizing spectacular kicks and earth-shattering throws, he went undefeated in seventeen professional fights. That being said, this does not mean that Cung is infallible; after all, he did lose. I have nothing but respect for Cung. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Cung Le. If he wants to prevent and avoid future misfortunes like this, Cung is going to have to start brushing up on his boxing skills, namely his boxing defense.
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Jan 29, Messages: Le made his mixed martial arts debut at Strikeforce: After a highly successful amateur-wrestling career, he quickly turned his sights on the world of Sanshou—a Chinese-based full-contact sport that utilizes strikes, takedowns, and throws. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. If he can do this, Cung Le just may have solid hope for success in his UFC career, should he choose to pursue it.
That was my first disappointment of the day. On a side note, it’s unclear whether the book’s title is misleading or not. Living people births American male kickboxers Doping cases in mixed martial arts Kickboxers from California Light heavyweight kickboxers Cruiserweight kickboxers American male mixed martial artists Vietnamese emigrants to the United States Mixed martial artists from California Middleweight mixed martial artists American practitioners of Brazilian jiu-jitsu American Muay Thai practitioners American sanshou practitioners American male taekwondo practitioners American sambo practitioners Mixed martial artists utilizing taekwondo Sportspeople of Vietnamese descent Strikeforce mixed martial arts champions Sportspeople from Ho Chi Minh City Sportspeople from San Jose, California American sportspeople of Vietnamese descent American sportspeople in doping cases American male film actors American male television actors Male actors of Vietnamese descent 21st-century American male actors 21st-century Vietnamese male actors West Valley College alumni.
NuclearlandmineFeb 28, He often honors Vietnamese communities with the flag of South Vietnam in his fighting uniforms to remember his Vietnamese heritage.
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In he won the Shidokan tournament championship. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Cung Le says no to TRT”. Write a customer review. The Complete Fighting System, for the first time, Cung Le unveils the techniques that made him one of the most recognizable names in the world of martial arts.
Retrieved December 22, I heard Shanshou was used in combat by the Chinese. One of the best ones I own.
Retrieved November 16, Tao of Jeet Kune Do: SanhsouFeb 28, eanshou Since the books title clearly states that it is about san shou and not MMA this is all god to me, but i tought you might want to know: My experience in Emei, China, was unforgettable and definitely worth the investment.
Archived from the original on July 13, What could have allowed all his opponents to defeat Cung the way they did? The interesting thing about these reasons why Cung Le lost is that these factors can also be applied to his past losses, and future losses he may have.