The UFC visits Las Vegas without precedent for 2018 on Saturday for UFC 222. In the headliner of the compensation per-see card, Cris Cyborg puts her UFC ladies' featherweight title on hold against previous Invicta FC ladies' bantamweight champ, Yana Kunitskaya.
Cris Cyborg faces Yana Kunitskaya in the headliner of UFC 222. (Photograph by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC through Getty Images) v
In the co-headliner, Frankie Edgar faces Brian Ortega in a battle that could choose the following challenger for Max Holloway's featherweight crown.
UFC 222 happens at T-Mobile Arena.
Following the headliner, the UFC will hold the post-battle question and answer session for the occasion. The headliner contenders, and additionally the successful primary card warriors, are relied upon to invest some energy with the media after the feature session closes.
The post-battle public interview is required to start around 1:15 a.m. ET.
You can watch a live stream of the occasion ideal here:
UFC 222 Fight Card:
Ladies' Featherweight Cris Cyborg versus Yana Kunitskaya
Featherweight Frankie Edgar versus Brian Ortega
Bantamweight Sean O'Malley versus Andre Soukhamthath
Heavyweight Stefan Struve versus Andrei Arlovski
Ladies' Bantamweight Cat Zingano versus Ketlen Vieira
Preparatory Card (Fox Sports 1)
Ladies' Strawweight Ashley Yoder versus Mackenzie Dern
Bantamweight John Dodson versus Pedro Munhoz
Middleweight C. B. Dollaway versus Hector Lombard
Preparatory Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Welterweight Mike Pyle versus Zak Ottow
Bantamweight Bryan Caraway versus Cody Stamann
A huge number of individuals will tune in to watch the 90th Academy Awards on Sunday, March 4. Furthermore, when they do, much the same as in the previous seven years, they won't perceive any Latino performing artists named for an Oscar.
The last candidates were Demián Bichir for best performing artist and Bérénice Bejo for best supporting on-screen character - both in 2011. The first and final Latino on-screen character to win an Oscar for a main part was José Ferrer for Cyrano de Bergerac in 1950! Also, Rita Moreno won her Oscar for her best supporting performing artist part in West Side Story in 1961.
The nonappearance of more chosen people underscores the absence of Latino portrayal in the film business, rare driving parts open doors for performing artists, and constrained or non-existent acknowledgment of their work - an issue that has been broadly scrutinized by numerous Latino associations.
The National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC), which has its own particular Impact Awards to perceive remarkable accomplishments and commitments to the positive depictions of Latinos in media, is upholding for change in Hollywood and has propelled a national battle to bring issues to light about the issue paving the way to and after the current year's function. The gathering is requesting that individuals take an interest, conveying tweets with the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite, labeling real film studios and even offered a few examples of messages they can convey, similar to these:
Dark Panther is confirmation that POC can offer films. All in all, what about rather than another Captain America we do America Chavez rather @DisneyStudios? #HireUSLatinos
Latinos are tired of not seeing ourselves on screen. We purchase 24% of all motion picture tickets. @DisneyStudios @SonyPictures @UniversalPics @ParamountPics @20thcenturyfox @wbpictures in the event that you need that number to stay, you have to #HireUSLatinos and do it ASAP.
Maybe with an end goal to conciliate the discontent... or then again perhaps as an approach to cover the nonattendance of Latino performer chosen people, the Academy is conveying Latino on-screen characters to show grants.
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Oscar Isaac, Rita Moreno, Gina Rodriguez, Daniela Vega, Eugenio Derbez and Eiza González will make that big appearance to declare a portion of the night's victors. What's more, Gael García Bernal, one of the stars of the energized film Coco, will join vocalists Miguel and Natalia Lafourcade to perform "Recollect Me," designated for best unique tune.