The De La Riva guard is an excellent way to control a standing opponent. Not only does it prevent her from passing your guard, but it puts her in constant danger of being swept or even having her back taken.
De La Riva, however, is not easy. There are so many techniques and so many variations that people get confused.
Luckily, guys like Grapplearts founder Stephan Kesting are here to help out with some of that confusion. Check out his video above to improve your De La Riva game!