We finally found the proper way to avoid a head kick.
It's easy to block a kick with your hands or arms but you still risk breaking a forearm or still getting dazed from the sheer power. The technical way to do it is to bend over backwards at a 90-degree angle, that way you take zero damage and look sweet while you're at it.
Let this Muay Thai fighter show you what I mean:
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