In boxing, fighters are separated when they clinch; in The Thai striking art of Muay Thai, it is allowed. They launch strikes from there and also wrestle to set up foot sweeps or trips.
If you ever wrestle with a Muay Thai fighter, do not get in a clinch with them. They are masters at foot sweeps and trips…
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