A lot of discussion has been taking place in 2009 about the 50/50 guard. GracieMag dedicated several pages of their most recent issue to an article on the 50/50 guard, and the matter continues to evoke controversy on their website as well.
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Ryan Hall (bottom) uses the 50/50 guard against Scott Bieri in this 2007 match.