This past weekend on UFC on FOX 3: Diaz vs. Miller, Alan Belcher was able to withstand the dangerous leglock attempts of Rousimar Palhares – basically the “gold standard” of MMA leglocks. After 4-5 unsuccessful attempts, Belcher worked for his own submission, one that would have certainly won “Submission of the Year”: the Twister. While it wasn’t locked in, Belcher did enough to earn the respect of Eddie Bravo, who breaks down the grappling exchange.
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