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[Video of this waza fast and slow, from the side, and ideally, overhead]

Defense against a pursuit punch, downward club strike, or a downward knife stab

  • 7-3 outside, trapping the opponent’s wrist with rising X-block.
  • Grab the opponent’s wrist with your opposite-side hand, and tenkan outside, raising your hand. Twist to complete a full circle and perform shihō-nage.