Near Side Cradle Series

In this video I go over the Near Side Cradle, which results in more pins than any other series in top wrestling. All aspects of the move are covered, starting with how to setup the maneuver, how to properly lock it up, and then covering a series of finishes which will allow you to get…

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1-2 Punch for Bottom Mastery

The bottom position can be a thorn in the side of many wrestlers and coaches.  This is typically most obvious when a wrestler moves up a level.  It is almost expected for middle school wrestlers going to high school and high school wrestlers moving to the college ranks to all struggle in the bottom position.…

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Keep the Top Guy from Stalling

Many matches at the NCAA Wrestling Championships were determined by riding time.  It seems like a common riding strategy was to drop to ankles or use methods to kill time when the bottom wrestler stands up, rather than return them to the mat.  I know when it comes to winning matches at the NCAA tournament…

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