Saturday night at the UFC Vegas 19 event, Yana Kunitskaya emerged victorious in bantamweight action, defeating Ketlen Vieira by way of a unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).
Kunitskaya improves her professional record to 14-5-0 and is now on a two-fight win streak. The 31-year-old has won four of her last five fights, following previous victories over Marion Reneau, Lina Lansberg and Julija Stoliarenko. The former Invicta FC champ recently moved camps to train at the highly-acclaimed American Top Team, it looks like the switch has certainly paid off.
Vieira drops to 11-2-0 and is now 1-2 in her last three fights after previously losing to Irene Aldana via first-round knockout but then rebounding with a decision victory over Sijara Eubanks.
Take a look at highlights from the bout below.
UFC Vegas 19 took place on February 20, 2021, from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. The main card, co-headlined by Vieira vs. Kunitskaya, was aired live on ESPN+ from 8pm ET.