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Akushu Ude Tori (Armbar from a handshake)

from Yawara Board
  1. Starting from a handshake. (Assuming the other person has ill intentions toward you, and you picked up on this.)
  2. Pull the opponents hand toward you and up.
  3. Reach your left arm over their arm.
  4. Grab your own lapel.
  5. Drop your left shoulder to off balance the opponent.
  6. Put downward pressure on the hand to hyperextend the elbow.