The oblique kick targets an opponent’s knee and is one of Jon Jones' trademark moves
Here is a way to counter the kick with punches. Alexander Gustafsson counters with a right cross and a jab/hook hybrid
In the sequence below readers can see DC attacking with a jab, using it to close the distance and get the clinch.
From my original post on: https://www.bloodyelbow.com/2017/7/11/15918932/defeating-goat-beat-jon-jones-part-1-technical-breakdown-ufc-striking-wrestling-grappling-editorialhttps://www.bloodyelbow.com/2017/7/11/15918932/defeating-goat-beat-jon-jones-part-1-technical-breakdown-ufc-striking-wrestling-grappling-editorial