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Illegal headlock?

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Not an official, but I've been around the sport for a few decades.  

To the best of my understanding, the rules require that when your locked hands encircle the head the elbow has to be trapped in there, too.  As gimpeltf said, white has a legal hold until :16 when he locks his hands.  At that point the elbow is not included in the lock, making it illegal.  Looks like a pretty straightforward call that the head official missed; the assistant bailed him out.

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