"Arm-twisting cross-pin throw": tori grabs both of uke's wrists, while his arms are crossed, pin is against uke's ellbow.

Tori keeps hold of uke's upward-pointing arm, the other is released immediately after the throwing movement begins. Response is with ushiro-ukemi, mae-ukemi or highfall.

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