This sweep is great to have and is handy when your opponent is attempting to pass your guard by grabbing your pants in an effort to control your legs. Leandro switches to a De La Riva Guard to set up this nice sweep.
Here’s another available sweep that is available when your opponent is grabbing onto your gi pant trying to control your leg. Leandro has been experiencing great results with this sweep and was seen using it multiple times throughout his championship run at the 2017 Pans.
- Issue 55
From the top position, Leandro shows us how he deals with an opponent who is attempting to apply the De La Riva Guard on him. This is a relatively quick and simple pass that is pretty much a standard pass but effective on the highest level. The key to this pass is the initial control and entry of...