Jim Arvanitis is inside his foe’s closed leg scissors ( 1). His left hand is across the throat, and he holds down the man’s left arm with his other hand. The opponent has his right hand hooked behind Arvanitis’ head. 7he pankration instructor disengages his right hand and lands a hook to the jaw (2). 6ensing that the man hasn’t readjusted his defense, he unleashes another right hook, this one to the ribs (3). As the man pulls his left elbow in to protect his body, Arvanitis springs forward and cycles hammer blows to the face (4-5).