Being inside somebody’s closed guard can often be a nightmare because of the constant necessity to open and pass it, as well as because of the constant danger of being swept and submitted…
But, what if we were to tell you that you could turn the tables around and submit your opponents while you are in their closed guard?
Let’s look at a Gi techniques that you can take a shot at, in order to claim victory out of this unfavorable position!
Potato smasher choke
Yes, it’s possible to choke somebody from inside their closed guard! BJJ black belt Nic Gregoriades, a Roger Gracie black belt shows how to.