These are only a few of the basic punches, with time, practice and co-ordination there are literally dozens of variations on each one.
Below are just a few of the basic punching techniques used in Muay Thai:
Although punches are an effective enough weapon, they are by many practitioners considered one of the weakest of all weapons available to the Thai Boxer.
It isn’t until they are used to string together combinations that they come into their own. With lightening speed and accuracy they are an effective way to cause both confusion and distraction. Opening the way for a much more decisive blow.