On Saturday, March 3, the UFC will host UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

In the night’s main event, UFC women’s featherweight champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino meets fellow Invicta FC veteran Yana Kunitskaya. Cyborg enters the contest riding the momentum of a dominant win over former bantamweight champion Holly Holm at UFC 219 in December. The Russian Kunitskaya will be making her Octagon debut following a title-winning performance over Raquel Pa’aluhi at Invicta FC 25 in August.

The co-main event pits former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar against the undefeated Brian Ortega in a featherweight match-up.

The 12-fight event kicks off Saturday at 6:30 p.m. ET with three fights streaming on UFC Fight Pass. Four additional preliminary-card bouts follow at 8 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1, with the five-fight main card airing live on pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET.

The fighters will hit the scales at 7 p.m. ET on Friday. A live video feed appears above (courtesy of the UFC), while the results appear below.

Pay-Per-View Main Card
Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino (144.75) vs. Yana Kunitskaya (144) – for women’s featherweight title
Frankie Edgar (146) vs. Brian Ortega (145.5)
Sean O’Malley (136) vs. Andre Soukhamthath (135.25)
Stefan Struve (266) vs. Andrei Arlovski (247.5)
Cat Zingano (135.5) vs. Ketlen Vieira (136)
Fox Sports 1 Preliminary Card
Ashley Yoder (115.5) vs. Mackenzie Dern (116)
Beneil Dariush (156) vs. Alexander Hernandez (155)
John Dodson (134.5) vs. Pedro Munhoz (135)
C.B. Dollaway (185.5) vs. Hector Lombard (185.5)
UFC Fight Pass Preliminary Card
Mike Pyle (170) vs. Zak Ottow (171)
Bryan Caraway (135.5) vs. Cody Stamann (135.75)
Jordan Johnson (206) vs. Adam Milstead (205)

About The Author

Rob Tatum
Assistant Editor

Rob Tatum has been covering combat sports since 2009. He provides radio content for Between Rounds Radio and his past work has appeared on Bleacher Report, MMA DieHards, MMAinterviews and The MMA Corner. Prior to covering combat sports, Rob ran his own music website from 2002-2009. Beyond his writing, Rob has trained in both Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai. He is a Colorado native that works as a mechanical engineer during the day. In his free time, Rob enjoys watching sports, playing music and working on cars.

Related Posts