Apr 05, 2017 · Mixed NoGi Grappling rear naked choke from Grapplers Quest 2012. The rear naked choke (RNC) is a chokehold in martial arts applied from an opponent's back. The word "naked" in this context suggests that, unlike other strangulation techniques found in Jujutsu/Judo, this hold does not require the use of a keikogi ("gi") or training uniform.
Jan 08, 2019 · The Rear Naked Choke (also called the RNC and Lion Killer) is one of the most dominant, powerful and important chokes in BJJ, MMA and No Gi Grappling. If you get on your opponent's back, especially in a no gi situation, the Rear Naked Choke should be your number one finisher. May 05, 2018 · The Basic Rear Naked Choke. The rear naked choke is very easy to recognize due to its specific configuration. In fact, the figure four arm configuration is often referred to as a rear naked choke grip in grappling circles. The execution of the choke is not .
One of the few times that 'rear naked choke defense' did truly win a fight in recent memory was in Marcelo Garcia's sole MMA bout. The grappling wizard met Dae Won Kim in K-1 Heroes and reportedly all Kim had been working on was fighting off rear naked chokes in MMA gloves. Garcia got the back early, as expected, but couldn't get the choke in. Mata leão, meaning 'lion killer' in Portuguese, is the name of a popular choke-hold in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, a choke that is called hadaka jime in Judo, and rear naked choke in the American grappling circuit. Here you will find a run down of the history of the rear naked choke, and the roots of the mata leão name.