The Kimura Lock is one of the most devastating submissions in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu – if you don’t tap to it on time, you can say “goodbye” to your shoulder… Which takes a long time to heal.
And, well, there are a lot of different ways to set up the Kimura. But here’s one that is particularly effective and tight!
Heath Pedigo demonstrates this brutal Kimura variation on the video below:
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