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By Andrew Zerling


This cutting edge booklet demonstrates how the research of sumo wrestling innovations can profit practitioners of recent combined martial arts (MMA), in addition to different grappling arts. Sumo, Japan's old martial artwork, has its personal specific adaptations of MMA-style physique locks, throws, and journeys, between different techniques.

MMA opponents recognize their recreation grew with the evolution of jujitsu, yet many don't become aware of sumo might be visible because the root of jujitsu. Sumo makes use of distraction, angles, and leverage to thieve an opponent's stability and take him down.

Sumo for combined Martial Arts focuses on kimarite, or profitable strikes. wisdom of those concepts can let opponents to capture their competitors off shield with unorthodox clinches, takedowns, and strategies. the writer areas certain emphasis on how smaller gamers can defeat higher adversaries.
This e-book features

  • In-depth demonstrations of forty eight sumo kimarite (winning strikes) with step by step instructions
  • Over three hundred photos
  • Case stories of recognized rikishi (sumo wrestlers)
  • Discussion of sumo's improvement, principles, and coaching, in addition to contemporary adjustments in sumo techniques

The writer offers research of the 3 uncomplicated sorts of combatants in MMA and the way sumo innovations and strategies can increase their talents. He examines the battling form of former UFC mild heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida, who made powerful use of sumo wrestling in MMA competition.
In Sumo for combined Martial Arts Andrew Zerling casts an historic martial artwork in new mild. He combines his many years of educating with a fondness for study. MMA opponents, grapplers, wrestlers, and lovers of sumo will savour the author's research and a focus to element. they'll additionally come away with a wealth of recent techniques.

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