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Old 05-01-2011, 11:52 PM   #22
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Re: Does Anybody Know Whether This Technique Has a Name?

I second Eva Röben's suggestion of the technique called hijikime. From reading Alberto Italiano's description it seems that there are possibly several points of resemblance, e.g.,
Alberto Italiano wrote: View Post
his hand trapped under my right armpit... pressure with my right forearm against his elbow, adding to it the pressure of my left hand, his hand still trapped under my armpit... Uke is on his knees nearly immediately and I find myself placed in a very convenient position.
Here's are a couple of link to Hiroshi Tada sensei (9th dan, aikikai) in the last phase of this technique:
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