Deciding whether you should learn boxing or Muay Thai first depends on how you prefer to fight. If you prefer more tactical evasive training and sparring, I recommend boxing. If you want to be able to fight with all your limbs and don’t mind a few bumps and bruises, then Muay Thai is for you.
What is the deadliest martial art?
Kung Fu. Getty No list of deadly martial arts would be complete without Kung Fu. The grandfather of hand-to-hand combat has been practiced for centuries in China, and used by its warriors to deadly effect for as long.
Which martial art is the strongest? Some pro-level fighters consider mixed martial arts (MMA) to be the toughest of all the martial arts. And when you compare it to the other martial arts, it’s hard to argue with them. This may interest you : Is kung fu or taekwondo better?. MMA draws on a number of different methods, including kickboxing, Muay Thai, boxing, wrestling, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Does strength matter in punching?
Leg strength is very important in boxing. Without proper training, you will quickly fade during a training session or a fight. See the article : What martial arts does Jackie Chan know?. You will not be able to throw your punches with enough speed and power, and you may even injure yourself.