The opponent is pressuring strong and close to passing your guard in a bout of Jiu-Jitsu. What now? What to do? Relax! GRACIEMAG.com’s got you covered. André Pederneiras, widely regarded as the best Brazilian coach in world MMA, shows how to keep from getting flattened out—and even turn the tables on the passer.
TRICK TO CATCHING OPPONENT WHO TURNS ON ALL FOURS
Dedé points out that in performing maneuvers impeding the guard pass, it’s important to have the passer’s arm wrapped up. However, if the opponent is wise to this, he turns on all fours and grabs your leg, so Pederneiras teaches how to catch them by surprise and submit them right quick.