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Old 01-01-2009, 05:42 PM   #10
Joe McParland
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Re: Effectiveness of Aikido in a combat situation

Mary Malmros wrote: View Post
Tell me something, which does more damage: an elbow strike to the chin, or a kotegaishi for all you're worth? I know which I'd rather be on the receiving end of.
When I do a kotegaeshi for all I'm worth, I often throw in an elbow strike to the chin as part of the throw, so the question is moot.

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