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UFC 222: Start time, TV schedule for Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya

Cris Cyborg will try to make it two straight defenses of her UFC Women’s Featherweight Championship on Saturday when she faces Yana Kunitskaya in the main event of UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya. The pay-per-view event will be live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, with a main card beginning at 10 p.m. ET and live streaming available via UFC.TV and others.

The preliminary card begins at 6:30 p.m. with the UFC Fight Pass streaming bouts, and then will shift to the televised Fox Sports 1 fights at 8 p.m. for two hours. Those can also be streamed via Fox Sports GO, as well as other means we’ll highlight below.

Aside from Cyborg’s title defense, there will also be a bout between former champion Frankie Edgar and Brian Ortega in the co-feature. The main card opens with a women’s bantamweight bout between Cat Zingano and Ketlen Vieira, while a heavyweight showdown between Stefan Struve and Andrei Arlovski will be second on the main card.

Prior to Edgar and Ortega, Sean O’Malley and Andre Soukhamthath will battle it out in bantamweight action. There are some big names on the preliminary card, including John Dodson, Hector Lombard, C.B. Dollaway and Mike Pyle.

Cyborg is 19-1 (1) as a professional, and is coming off a five-round unanimous decision win over Holly Holm in December 2017. Before that, she won the vacant title in a bout against Tonya Evinger that ended with a TKO. Cyborg’s two UFC fights prior to that were also TKO victories.

Kunitskaya is coming off a win over Raquel Pa’aluhi at Invicta FC 25 for the promotion’s vacant bantamweight title. She is 10-3 (1) as a professional, and is a heavy underdog to Cyborg.

Below, you can find all the streaming and viewing information you need as well as the full official UFC 222 fight card.

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How to watch UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya

Time: Prelims 1 at 6:30 p.m.; prelims 2 at 8 p.m.; main card at 10 p.m.

Location: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada

TV: FS1, Pay-per-view

Online Streaming: UFC Fight Pass, UFC.TV, UFC YouTube, Fox Sports GO

UFC 222 Full Fight Card

PPV Main Card (10 p.m.)

Women’s Featherweight: Cris Cyborg vs. Yana Kunitskaya
Featherweight: Frankie Edgar vs. Brian Ortega
Bantamweight: Sean O’Malley vs. Andre Soukhamthath
Heavyweight: Stefan Struve vs. Andrei Arlovski
Women’s Bantamweight: Cat Zingano vs. Ketlen Vieira

FS1 Preliminary Card (8 p.m.)

Women’s Strawweight: Ashley Yoder vs. Mackenzie Dern
Lightweight: Beneil Dariush vs. Alexander Hernandez
Bantamweight: John Dodson vs. Pedro Munhoz
Middleweight: C.B. Dollaway vs. Hector Lombard

Fight Pass Preliminary Card (6:30 p.m.)

Welterweight: Mike Pyle vs. Zak Ottow
Bantamweight: Bryan Caraway vs. Cody Stamann
Light Heavyweight: Jordan Johnson vs. Adam Milstead

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