Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to the pay-per-view (PPV) market this Saturday night (March 3, 2017) as UFC 218: “Cyborg vs Kunitskaya,” invades the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Event headliners Cris Cyborg, Yana Kuntiskaya and co-headliners Frankie Edgar and Brian Ortega are going through the final steps leading up to what is sure to be an entertaining of fights in “Sin City.” In episode four of “Embedded, the other main card combatants such as Andre Soukhamathath, Ashley Yoder, Sean O’ Malley and Mackenzie Dern get some love. Speaking of Andre, he makes the media rounds and vows to make Sean call him big brother after the fight, while it’s Yoder’s turn to hit the UFC Performance Institute. Dern, meanwhile fulfills her fight week media duties, whiel Ortega gets threatened to get choked out by a UFC production coordinator.
From the official YouTube description:
On Episode 4 of UFC 222 Embedded, featherweight champion Cris Cyborg shares a training space with bantamweight Sean O’Malley. Debuting strawweight Ashley Yoder takes in the excitement of fight week from the UFC Performance Institute. Energized bantamweight Andre Soukhamthath discusses his plans to shut down O’Malley on Saturday night. Headlining featherweight Yana Kunitskaya and featherweight contender Brian Ortega face the cameras, and strawweight Mackenzie Dern struggles not to smile. Featherweight Frankie Edgar creates the perfect fighter using elements of the sport’s greatest athletes – including himself
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 222 fight card on fight night, starting with the Fight Pass “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard balance on FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET.
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