Knee On Neck Choke – The Real Life Mata Leao Strangle

There are a bunch of moves in BJJ that people avoid for fear of being too brutal. However, every Jiu-Jitsu move can be really brutal if you’re doing it without control. Any controlled movement no matter how scary looking is just an effective way of successfully concluding a fight.  The knee on neck choke is one of those chokes that people either fall in love with forever or disregard them forever. Well, it may be time to rethink the approach some people have towards this choke. After all, it might end up doing much more than winning you a match, like saving your life for example.  Roberto Cyborg Abreu is the man we have to thank for this particularly brutal BJJ submission. This choke works like I charm, so much that Cyborg has used it against black belt opponents with great success. For me, personally it was something … Continue reading Knee On Neck Choke – The Real Life Mata Leao Strangle