roundhouse kick

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roundhouse kick

A kick delivered in a semicircular motion or direction, as opposed to straight in front of the person delivering it. The MMA fighter was knocked out after catching a roundhouse kick directly to the side of his head. She ducked beneath the roundhouse kick and countered with a devastating uppercut.
See also: kick, roundhouse
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This time, the #betterbottlecapchallenge is not just about doing roundhouse kicks to spin caps off bottles, its actually challenging participants to shoot used plastic or PET bottles and their bottle caps in trash bins, in the most creative ways!
"I struggled with the roundhouse kicks," she admits, "but I really enjoyed the boxing side."
Instead of trading on roundhouse kicks and neck cranks, he now spends his days closing real estate deals as a broker for Marcus & Millichap.
Pearson (1997) stated that a higher linear velocity at initial target contact correlates with a higher mean impact force (r = 0.66, p < 0.05) in taekwondo roundhouse kicks. To find out what contributes to "high speed" (Blum 1977) in a jumping front-leg axe-kick, Kloiber et al.
Fortunately, star Daniel Wu is more than up to the task of occupying the center of this streamlined story of vengeance, tyranny and roundhouse kicks.
Dynamic Striking - A dynamic environment allows players to pull off jaw-dropping moves taking advantage of the Octagon, including roundhouse kicks and superman punches.
He began to swing from the exam light and commenced to roundhouse kicks on my fellow coworkers.
"I think all our Liverpool gigs have been memorable in some way shape or form - but one in particular I remember playing with All Forgotten and Tom (the bassist) practising roundhouse kicks in the dressing room and accidentally putting his foot through a mirror."
I will now go brush up on how to avoid roundhouse kicks.
Roundhouse kicks were thrown against a thorax model comprised water core heavy bag +/- of the hogu and instep guards.
Scoring with two roundhouse kicks and a punch, Stacey advanced to her first ever final with a five points to two win.
* Product: "Chuck Norris, the President of roundhouse kicks, can destroy the impossible.
I guess the equivalent in this country would be something like Ross Kemp: Extreme PCSO in which the Nookie Bear-on-steroids roundhouse kicks the heads off pensioners for taking too long on a pelican crossing.
Rick Hillier roundhouse kicks don't really kill people.
Expect roundhouse kicks and chops to the chops in martial-arts flick Kung Fu Hustle (right).