Originally Posted by SuicideJohnson
Thats probably because you tire yourself out and get knocked out first shot once you are standing man, It really helps out in the end if you strike for as long as possibly in the beginning, and take them down at the right times. That's just me though.
8 out of 10 times I can get a guy in full mount within 30 seconds. From there it's just alternate between strikes and transition blocking. Usually knock them out or submit them if they spam reversals before the end of round 1. Might be boring but it works.