armlock


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arm·lock

 (ärm′lŏk′)
n.
A hold in wrestling and martial arts in which the opponent's arm is immobilized, often by flexing or extending the opponent's elbow or shoulder joint.

armlock

(ˈɑːmˌlɒk) wrestling
n
a hold in which an opponent's arm is gripped in such a manner that it cannot be moved. This is often used with the intention of forcing the opponent into submission.
vb (tr)
to grip a person's arm in such a manner that it cannot be moved
Translations

armlock

[ˈɑːmˈlɒk] Nllave f de brazo
to hold sb in an armlockinmovilizar a algn con una llave
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Hirata went for the early takedown on Sabalan then, applied a tight Americana armlock to get the job done.
Anyone daft enough to bustle their way on to his stage will soon find themselves on the receiving end of a Kimura armlock - or worse.
He had her head in a headlock, an armlock. He was punching away at her head.
However, in the finals she failed to rise to the occasion and lost meekly following a submission by armlock from Khan.
Fresh of an impressive win with an unorthodox armlock, Pacio showcased his readiness for the big stage.
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The world-class judoka has five submission wins in his professional career and is always looking to take an armlock - along with any thoughts his opponents have of victory.
Belgian Amal Amjahid and Brazilian Amanda Nogueira battled it out on the mat for the male brown and black belt 55kg final, with Amal taking gold after a dramatic armlock and chokehold led to submission.
However, in her fight against Olympic champion Tina Trstenjak, Schlesinger was ruled to have thrown the Slovenian while in an armlock, and so disqualified following a review by the tournament commission.
Adam Hussey, 19, claims a chef put him in an armlock while the manager blocked pals James Gardner, 18, and James Moore, 27, from leaving.
He frequently looked for the armbar off the cage and had a nasty looking armlock almost locked in in the 2nd round.