Holly Holm vs. Yana Kunitskaya in the works for UFC event on March 25


Holly Holm, Yana Kunitskaya will be fighting at UFC Fight Night in San Antonio on March 25.

Multiple people who were aware of the plans for the promotion confirmed that the matchup would be MMA Fighting.

A former champion at 135 weights, Holm is still a threat to the top of her division. However, she will be looking to return to the win column with her next fight, after losing in a close split to Ketlen Veira in May.

Holm was stopped by this setback, ending his two-fight winning streak that included wins over Raquel Pennington (victory) and Irene Aldana (victory).

As for Kunitskaya, she will compete for the first time since 2021 when she took time off after announcing her pregnancy with husband and former UFC fighter Thiago Santos. Overall, Kunitskaya is 4-2 in her last six fights, including wins over Marion Reneau and Julija Stoliarenko.

Holm vs. Kunitskaya is the latest addition to the growing card on March 25 as the UFC returns to San Antonio for the first time since 2019.

Guilherme Castro contributed to this report.

Source: https://www.mmafighting.com/2022/12/17/23514408/holly-holm-vs-yana-kunitskaya-in-the-works-for-ufc-event-on-march-25?rand=96749