fear the moobs
if you're punishing with a poke you might as well block the second hit and get your pressure still safe. and kung lao's reversal ex-spin always trades with smoke bomb meaning a poke or any button that doesn't have a lot of hit advantage will lead to a full combo by smoke off the trade... unless i'm missing somethingAdd me on Xbox if you ever wanna play!
After you hit with 21 you can block the low or overhead followed by smoke ball then you can punish. You can easily punish with a poke if you can't seem to punish with something else.
I always thought the only way to make it super safe was to mb spear