Escorumelo

Level: Intermediate | Style: Briga de rua (Street Fighting)

Tutorials, Step By Step guide, Tips & Follow Along Video

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Escorumelo translates as big support.

Move Background

Escorumelo is a name sometimes given to the rising headbutt (from a low position towards the opponent's chin).

Step by step guide

  • This is a less playful headbutt that moves in an upward direction.
  • The head goes under the attack and comes up hitting the bottom of the chin.
  • This gives it the same application as an uppercut combined with the weight of the entire body rising along with the head.

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