Yana Kunitskaya - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Yana
Kunitskaya
11-4-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 11-4-0, 1NC
Summary: Determination

Fighter Info

From: Murmansk Russia
Fights Out Of: Albuquerque, New Mexico United States
Age: 29
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )
Reach 68"
Leg Reach 40"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
122
63% Successful
77
Types of Successful Strikes
0
77
47% Standing
40% Clinch
13%
36
31
10
Striking Defense
42
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
12
50% Successful
6
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
3
0
Takedown Defense
N/A
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Yana Kunitskaya
UFC 233
Jan 26, 2019
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Win
Yana Kunitskaya
Oct 6, 2018
43
72
0
5
1
1
0
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Yana Kunitskaya
Mar 3, 2018
33
5
1
1
0
0
0
1
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training when I was four years old, because it was the only option in my school. 

What ranks and titles have you held? Russian Thai boxing champion, Russian taekwondo champion, Invicta FC bantamweight champion, Bushido FC champion 

Do you have any heroes? No, but I have a lot of people who motivate me every day.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s another step forward. 

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I was studying to be a trainer in university. 

What was your job before you started fighting? Full-time mother. 
Favorite grappling technique:
Armbar 
Favorite Striking technique:
All kind of kicks 

• Pro since 2009

• Seven wins by KO, one by submission (RNC)

• Seven first round finishes

• Fought UFC vet Tonya Evinger twice

• Holds TKO wins over UFC vets Wu Yanan and Cindy Dandois

Career

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