Demian Maia is one of the few fighters to come into MMA after proving himself to be elite in another combat sport. The renowned BJJer has won a number of notable competitions and has been equally successful in the UFC, earning a title-shot at 185 pounds and going 2-0 since dropping down to middleweight.

Check out some of Maia’s mastery in the following video where he imparts knowledge on how to perform the rarely-seen Anaconda Guard…

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