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Cris Cyborg vs. Yana Kunitskaya full fight video highlights

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Cris Cyborg defeated Yana Kunitskaya at UFC 222 on Saturday night.

Watch Cris Cyborg vs. Yana Kunitskaya full fight video highlights from UFC 222’s main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.

UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya took place March 3 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. UFC women’s featherweight contender Cris Cyborg (20-1, 1 NC) took on former Invicta FC bantamweight champion Yana Kunitskaya (10-4, 1 NC) in the night’s main event, which aired live on pay-per-view. Catch the video highlights below.

For more on Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya, check out the play-by-play courtesy of MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee.

Round 1: Referee Herb Dean will oversee the evening’s main event. Cyborg comes out swinging right away, she hurts Kunitskaya with a right hook, then a left. Kunitskaya immediately shoots for a takedown and gets it, she’s hanging on to Cyborg’s legs for dear life. Cyborg crawling away, but Kunitskaya is clinging to her. She briefly takes Cyborg’s back before the hold is broken and they’re clinched up against the fence, with Kunitskaya pushing down on the champion. They’re exchanging knees to the body. Kunitskaya not backing off, she drops down for a single leg. Cyborg keeping a wide base. They separate and Cyborg hits a good knee to the body. She hurts Kunitskaya bad with a huge right and drops down, Cyborg clips her with a knee. Kunitskaya in survival mode, she backs up against the fence and Cyborg chases her down and puts her down again with another hard shot. Dean giving Kunitskaya all the time in the world to recover, but Cyborg is landing unanswered ground-and-pound strikes. This one is over.

Official result: Cris Cyborg def. Yana Kunitskaya via TKO (ground and pound) at 3:25 of Round 1