One of the most innovative moves in MMA, the D’Arce Choke has been used a number of times to take an opponent out. Known as the Grappler Choke, Tony Ferguson has used the move the most at three, each time looking deadly.
Similar to an arm triangle anaconda choke, Kendall Grove was the first UFC fighter to use it in 2007. Since then, a number of athletes have used the move. Who was able to perform the move the best? Check out the video above to view some of the top finishes that required the D’Arce Choke.
Some of the men who have used it include:
- Tyron Woodley, his first submission win in UFC history. He also received his black belt with the move.
- The Korean Zombie
- Dustin Poirier
- Jorge Masvidal
- Stefan Struve
- Nathaniel Wood
- Vicente Luque
- Chris Weidman