How to Counter the Double Ankle Grab Sweep in Jiu Jitsu

Learn how to counter the double ankle grab sweep from Alliance MMA black belt Babs Olusanmokun in this Howcast Brazilian Jiu Jitsu video.

Here we go, I’m going to show you a counter to the double ankle grab sweep. I’m going to stand up in my opponent’s guard, he’s going grab my ankles for sweep. I immediately drive my hips forward, I’m stacking my weight forward. I grab one of his legs. In this case, this one, and I put it to the other side of my body. At the same time I sink my weight down and I grab his far lapel, elbow smashing down on the thigh, and my chest comes down. And that’s your counter to the double ankle grab sweep.