Las Vegas, Nevada (Wed, February 28, 2018)– UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya will take place on March 3, 2018 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main card will air on PPV while the prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.
In the main event, women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg (19-1 MMA, 4-0 UFC) will defend her title against Invicta FC 135-pound champion Yana Kunitskaya (10-3 MMA, 0-0 UFC).
In the co-main event, Frankie Edgar (22-5-1 MMA, 16-5-1 UFC) will face Brian Ortega (13-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) as they will fight for the featherweight title eliminator.
Official UFC YouTube description:
On Episode 3 of UFC 222 Embedded, women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg travels alongside her camp and cats. Featherweight Brian Ortega adjusts to the chilly Las Vegas weather, and bantamweight Cat Zingano embraces her return to fight week. In the host hotel, Cyborg crosses paths with opponent Yana Kunitskaya, who quickly leaves to try on her fight gear. Bantamweight Sean O’Malley occupies himself with a video game, and his teammate, strawweight Mackenzie Dern, arrives for her first taste of the UFC. Featherweight Frankie Edgar and Kunitskaya both work out at the UFC’s high-tech Performance Institute. UFC 222 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the women’s featherweight championship bout at UFC 222 on Saturday, March 3 on Pay-Per-View.
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