Completed MMA Event

UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya

UFC 222
  • Saturday 03.03.2018 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View | Prelims: Fox Sports 1
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: WME-IMG
  • Venue: T-Mobile Arena
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Jon Anik, Joe Rogan, Daniel Cormier
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Joe Rogan
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $1,367,672
  • Attendance: 12,041
  • PPV Buys / Buyrate: 260,000 | TV Ratings: 905,000 avg. viewers (FS1 prelims, 1.07M peak)
  • MMA Bouts: 12
  • Promotion Links:
  • Event Links:

Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

  • Performance of the Night
    Frankie Edgar vs. Brian Ortega   |   $50,000 bonus to Ortega
  • Fight of the Night
    Sean O'Malley vs. Andre Soukhamthath   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Performance of the Night
    Beneil Dariush vs. Alexander Hernandez   |   $50,000 bonus to Hernandez

Referees

  • Herb Dean
    Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya (12)Struve vs. Arlovski (9)Pyle vs. Ottow (3)
  • Jason Herzog
    Edgar vs. Ortega (11)Zingano vs. Vieira (8)Dariush vs. Hernandez (6)
  • Mark Smith
    O'Malley vs. Soukhamthath (10)Lombard vs. Dollaway (4)Johnson vs. Milstead (1)
  • Chris Tognoni
    Dern vs. Yoder (7)Dodson vs. Munhoz (5)Caraway vs. Stamann (2)

Fight Predictions

Tapology members can make predictions for upcoming MMA & Boxing fights. UFC 222 is closed for new predictions. 1,736 total members made predictions on this event, breaking down as follows below.

Leaderboard of the best predictions by member: UFC 222 Leaderboard

UFC 222 Wiki

Edit Tapology wikis about fighters, bouts, events and more. Help build MMA knowledge online: Update Wiki

  • MMA Junkie : MMA Junkie's 'Submission of the Month' for July: A choke worth $1 million
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 265's Tecia Torres thinks she's closing in on title contention: 'I'm a few fights away'
  • MMA Junkie : Pedro Munhoz happy to be part of stacked UFC bantamweight division with 'a bunch of killers'
  • MMA Junkie : 'Ready for whatever,' Michael Chiesa thinks UFC 265 could be 'walk through the fire' or 'smooth sailing'
  • MMAFighting.com : Khabib Nurmagomedov reacts to ‘evil’ McGregor tweets about father: ‘This shows how dirty you are’
  • MMA Junkie : A fresh face for Kamaru Usman, Vicente Luque thinks UFC 265 win could be ticket to title fight
  • MMAFighting.com : PFL Playoff card on Aug. 13 loses Joao Zeferino, two-time champ Natan Schulte
  • MMA Junkie : Dana White says UFC fighters won't be forced to get COVID-19 vaccine: 'Never gonna happen'
  • MMAFighting.com : Jiri Prochazka to serve as backup fighter for Jan Blachowicz vs. Glover Teixeira at UFC 267
  • MMA Junkie : Khabib Nurmagomedov to Conor McGregor: Deleted tweets about father show 'how dirty you are'
  • MMA Weekly : Dana White on A.J. McKee: “When his contract’s up he’ll have to call”
  • MMA Junkie : Unwilling to repeat 'worst fight in UFC history,' Angela Hill vows excitement in Tecia Torres rematch
  • MMAFighting.com : Sean Strickland responds to Luke Rockhold: ‘I would probably take a misdemeanor’ just to smack you
  • MMA Junkie : Derrick Lewis on Ciryl Gane before UFC 265: 'Technical' but a 'boring fighter'
  • MMAFighting.com : Marcelo Golm vs. Kelvin Tiller targeted for Bellator 264 with Steve Mowry out
  • MMAFighting.com : Marcelo Golm vs. Kelvin Tiller targeted for Bellator 265 with Steve Mowry out
  • MMA Junkie : Anthony Johnson happy to face 'animal' Vadim Nemkov at Bellator 268: 'I don't see any holes in his game'
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 265 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘My balls is cold’
  • MMA Junkie : Ciryl Gane aware Derrick Lewis 'has a bomb in his hand,' says he's prepared for UFC 265
  • MMAFighting.com : Dana White says UFC will not require fighters to get vaccinated for COVID-19: ‘Never gonna happen’