Here are quite a lot of submissions from closed guard. These go from pretty basic to a little more complex, but all are pretty useful and high percentage after some practice and drilling.

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Learn how to apply Renzo Gracie’s cross choke-armbar trap from the closed guard. It all starts with a cross grip on the collar and dropping the elbow to force a reaction. You then chain many options together I put the hand in and immediately drop the elbow and make it heavy. He has to put […]

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This position is really strong. Like, really really strong. I consider it almost a checkmate move if you enter it completely. That being said, I want you guys to be careful with it. This move is like a new, non FDA approved product on the market. Nobody really uses it (I’ve only seen Victor Estima […]

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Carlson Gracie Jr gives us a tutorial on how to break the closed guard in BJJ.

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A nice option as an alternative to the traditional cross collar choke.

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Nathan Orchard shows his trademark submission from Rubber Guard.

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