Many jiu-jitsu matches are decided by the 2 points for a sweep. One of the lesser appreciated values of the sweep is that while it might be very difficult to get a takedown on an opponent who has solid wrestling, a well timed sweep can get you to a dominant position.
This week GB Blog brings you some of the most effective ways to get that valuable 2 points for the sweep!
4) Advanced b Half Guard reversal
Does this sweep work? Yes it does! One of my black belt friends did it twice on me the last time we rolled!
5) Advanced – X Guard Sweep
Prof “Piu Piu” Joca teaches the control and sweep from X Guard – one of the most powerful
See also on Gracie Barra : Your Side Control Checklist : 5 Tips For You
Credits: Mark Mullen
Gracie Barra Black belt based in Saigon, Vietnam