Foot first or hand?
There are only so many kicks and punches you can read before yawning. His Chronicles of the Raven series is worth checking out. Make your fights into a conversation spoken with actions in which the real conflict is happening in the hearts of the characters and in which the reader themselves are helping to tell the story.
But in literature, fight scenes can slow the pace. Want a One-On-One Consultation? The reader just wants to see what happens! Some editors rush a job when it comes in with a short deadline. You can also simulate weapons using wiffle bats, pool noodles, or even rubber or latex weapons along the lines of those that LARPers use.
Remember that people can't notice each and every detail.