After our own votes and the readers’ had been tallied, two submissions had emerged as the favorites of 2017 — one in BJJ, the other in MMA.
The duel between Roger Gracie and Marcus Buchecha ended in a choke from the back. In MMA, Demetrious Johnson threw Ray Borg and caught him in midair to finish with a sensational armbar.
Check both moves out below.
Roger Gracie vs. Marcus Buchecha – Gracie Pro
Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg – UFC 216