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BJJ Basics: Kimura from the Guard

The Kimura is a shoulder lock. There are two shoulder locks: Either with the hand going up (generally called the "Americana") or the hand going down. I'm going to talk about the hand going down. This is typically referred to at the Kimura.

BJJ Basics: How to Get the Back from Cross Side

Getting the back in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is probably the most offensive position you can achieve. The best in the world at getting the back is Marcelo Garcia. This is my interpretation of how Marcelo Garcia is able to go and take the back when people try to re-guard and when people try to turn in on him when he has cross side.
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