Fifty-Fifty Guard

The Armbar from Fifty-Fifty Guard by Keenan Cornelius

Keenan Cornelius demonstrates the armbar from fifty fifty guard

The fifty-fifty guard is a strange creature. In it you and your opponent face each other in the exact same position with your legs intertwined. On the one hand there's no doubt that it's a really powerful sweeping position for whoever's on bottom. But on the other hand it has a reputation as a really horrible way to stall. … [Read more...]