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  • Milton Bastos Taking The Back From Turtle

    Here’s a real tricky one that you can use on the unsuspecting opponent. It’s starting to become one of my personal favorite moves. It’s another way to get to your opponent’s back when they turtle up.   1. Stay tight on your opponent and bring both of your feet...
  • Jean-Jacques Machado Peruvian Collar Choke

    While the title of this article sounds like a sophomoric attempt at some off-color humor (it pretty much is), the subject is fairly serious business. There’s nothing worse than being in a tournament match, working like hell to pass somebody’s guard, only to have him or her roll to...
  • Jean-Jacques Machado Rolling Collar Choke

    There’s nothing worse than being in a tournament match, working like hell to pass somebody’s guard, only to have him or her roll to their knees at the last minute to avoid you getting the points. You’d better have a way to make them pay for that tactic of...