When Your Opponent Smashes You in Half Guard This Simple Sweep Works Everytime
We have all been in this situation, you are on the bottom playing guard and your opponent controls and smothers you on top, hugging your head. You can’t move, can’t breath and feel helpless.
In this situation, you have to see which parts of your body are free. In this case, your hips are mobile and so are you arms.
No panic, there is a very simple sweep that uses pure leverage and works almost every time…
To do this surprising move, you need to shift your hips right underneath your opponent, trap their leg and do a bridge to the side.
Half guard expert Andre Monteiro of the Renzo Gracie academy shows his taredmark sweep.
The course “Renzo Gracie – Mastering BJJ” has 24 classes and total of 228 videos. All techniques selected by Renzo.