UFC women’s strawweight champion Rose “Thug Rose” Namajunas will make her first title defense against former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk in the UFC 223 co-main event. Rose Namajunas (7-3) defeated Jedrzejczyk with ease in the first round for the UFC women’s strawweight title at UFC 217. Thug Rose outstruck the former Muay Thai champion on the […]
UFC 222 Main Card Results Women’s Featherweight: Cris Cyborg (c) defeated Yana Kunitskaya via TKO (punches) in Round 1 at 3:25 Featherweight: Brian Ortega defeated Frankie Edgar via KO (punch) in Round 1 at 4:44 Bantamweight: Sean O’Malley defeated Andre Soukhamthath via Unanimous Decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-28) Heavyweight: Andrei Arlovski defeated Stefan Struve via Unanimous […]
On Episode 6 of UFC 222 Embedded, athletes gather at media day for interviews and faceoffs. Bantamweight Sean O’Malley crosses paths with opponent Andre Soukhamthath beforehand and pays the price during the staredown. Featherweight Brian Ortega enjoys the support of his family and friends. At open workouts, featherweight champion Cris Cyborg trains with a masked […]
On Episode 5 of UFC 222 Embedded, bantamweight Sean O’Malley weighs his options for Vegas entertainment then rewatches his opponent’s last fight. Bantamweight Cat Zingano embraces her return to action with her longtime coach. Featherweight Brian Ortega prepares specifically for Frankie Edgar’s striking style. Strawweight Mackenzie Dern trains at the UFC Performance Institute, where she […]
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 […]
Watch the final press conference between Kell Brook and Sergey Rabchenko LIVE from The Memorial Hall inside Sheffield City Hall Eddie Hearn heads up proceedings with all fighters on the stage ready to exchange final words ahead of Saturday night.
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 […]