The De La Riva Guard is one of the most popular and effective guards in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, offering an endless arsenal of sweeps and submissions.

In this video, I break down some of the most common controls of the De La Riva Guard, and also how BJJ phenom Tainan Dalpra, from AOJ, swept Pedro Palhares at the Artista BJJ Invitational 2.