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Use the hippoplata to escape from pressure passing and directly into advantageous back takes and more!
This position uses shoulder lock-style pressure to force your opponent into bad spots and sets up great follow up attacks for you
Learn how this pressure defense sets up submissions like the twister, the calf slice, the reverse omoplata, and even heel hooks!
This hippoplata can use used to counter over under passes, double under passes, and more common tight pressure attacks from top