#TonyFerguson is no stranger to submissions, especially the d'arce choke.
At the #TUF 22 Finale in December 2015, Ferguson battled against elite lightweight striker #EdsonBarboza. The night didn't end well for the Brazilian, as Ferguson utilized his superior ground game to submit Barboza with a d’arce choke in round two, earning "Fight of the Night" and "Performance of the Night" bonuses in the process.
In his last fight, Ferguson secured another impressive d'arce choke win over #LandoVannata, breaking the UFC record for most stoppages via the Brazilian jiu jitsu technique.
Ferguson is scheduled to fight former UFC lightweight champion #RafaeldosAnjos at #TheUltimateFighter: Latin America 3 Finale on November 5. Ferguson will be putting his eight-fight win streak on the line against dos Anjos in hopes of earning a title shot against the winner of the UFC 205 main event between Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez.
The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 3 Finale is set to take place on November 5 at the Arena Ciudad de México in Mexico City, Mexico. The full fight card is as follows:
- Rafael dos Anjos vs. Tony Ferguson
- Diego Sanchez vs. Marcin Held
- Ricardo Lamas vs. Charles Oliveira
- Martín Bravo vs. Claudio Puelles
- Beneil Dariush vs. Rashid Magomedov
- Alexa Grasso vs. Heather Jo Clark
- Erik Perez vs. Felipe Arantes
- Marco Beltrán vs. Joe Soto
- Erick Montaño vs. Max Griffin
- Henry Briones vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade
- Sam Alvey vs. Alex Nicholson
- Marco Polo Reyes vs. Jason Novelli
- Enrique Barzola vs. Chris Avila