Starter Strategy for Bottom Guard Closed

  1. Sit Up
    1. Hip Sweep
    2. Technical Stand Up
      1. Countering the Single Leg
  2. Pull Down
    1. Underhook, Flank to Arm Triangle
    2. Underhook, Flank to Top Mount Back
  3. Spin Round
    1. Spinning Sweep
    2. Spin to Arm Bar
  4. Guard Open Level
    1. Scissor Sweep
    2. Triangle Choke
  5. Guard Open Unlevel
    1. Double Ankle Sweep
    2. Sit Up Deep Seated Spinning Sweep


From Top Clinch Front, pull to guard closed.
Release/Reset with technical stand up.

Bottom Open Guard Rolling Loop Choke

Scissor Setup to Triangle Choke

Ricardo Cavalcanti (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu) demonstrates a scissor setup to get the triangle choke from open guard. He also adds in an armbar, and full scissor sweep finish as well.

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