* #6 Dustin Poirier via mounted triangle armbar submission over Max Holloway *
Over the course of ten weeks, this Top Ten Submission series will show full breakdowns of some of the most technically beautiful, and complicated submissions of all time. Broken down by extremely talented Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Noah Arnold Tillis, owner and head instructor at Tillis Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
The #6 ranked submission on this list is a dominant submission in its positioning and execution. Max Holloway was very inexperienced on the ground when this fight took place, whereas Poirier is a very slick grappler, and achieved the dominant position with ease. Poirier locked in the triangle from mounted position, them pulled the arm up through to secure the armbar over the helpless Holloway.
Noah breaks down everything, from the sweep to mounted triangle, to the eventual armbar finish.
This submission occurred during the first round in their bout at UFC 143 which has took place on February 4, 20
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