Cyborg Set To Main Event UFC 222
Following Max Holloway pulling out of UFC 222 with a month away from the pay per view, a litany of fighters were alleged to fill the void.
Now after days of negotiations, per a report from MMA Fighting, the UFC has scheduled Cris Cyborg” vs. Yana Kunitskaya for the women’s featherweight title on March 3rd.
Holloway pulled out of his scheduled featherweight title defense last week due to an ankle injury suffered in training.
Per MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani Edgar will now face Brian Ortega in a non-title fight in the co-main event The winner is expected to be next in line for Holloway’s title.
Original story: MMA Fighting