video Headlock Escape #3
An experienced grappler will use a different type of headlock. He or she will pull on the arm nearest to you with their head down close to your head. It will be difficult to apply Headlock Escape #2. Headlocks are commonly used in street attacks. Bigger and stronger guys will use headlocks to dominate weaker opponents. This is the 3rd counter to escape a headlock from an experienced grappler.