Karate Block – Sukui-Uke (or Scooping Block)
This technique is designed to block a weak kick by an opponent. At the same time, you use this block to catch (scoop or hook) the opponent’s leg in order to set up a counterattack or to knock over your opponent.
For more blocking techniques, please visit the main Karate Blocks section.
Instructional Video for Sukui-Uke