The choke's on Beerbohm
April, 13, 2011
By Darius Ortiz
Unless you were hemorrhaging blood in the shark-infested waters of La Jolla or a Paul Daley fan in the stands who spent your last sterling pound on a one-way ticket across the pond, it's hard to imagine a more depressing place to be this past Saturday in San Diego than the Valley View Casino Center, where an unfortunate Lyle Beerbohm found himself in the carotid-restraining clutches of Shinya Aoki.
MMA's premiere submission specialist discusses choking out a hapless Beerbohm, his thoughts on a rematch with Gilbert Melendez and his well-wishes for his family back home in Japan here.