Remember, when you have NO PLAN HOW TO FIGHT in self-defense or even in a streetfight YOU PLAN to FAIL. Boxing is a great practical fighting art that many people prefer to rely on in street fights, much more than than BJJ. When that punk sneaks up behind you for you holiday purchases or your purse, they’ll more than likely set out to punch you first. This makes sense since boxing is a striking art compared to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Yet BJJ at it’s core has a unique positional strategy that drives it’s approach to fighting, and this is what makes it difficult to fight or defend against. Check out this quick little fight breakdown as they look at the psychology behind the fight and how this should affect your approach to self defense.