Yair is a Mexican Mixed Martial Artist who is currently contracted with the UFC in their featherweight division. He rose to MMA fame when he won The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America tournament back in March of 2014 after being coached by Cain Velasquez.
In his very next bout, Yair would receive his first Fight of The Night Bonus on June 13, 2015 at UFC 188 when he would defeat Charles Rosa.
Yair would go on to win his next four consecutive fights with his fourth bout being against UFC legend B.J. Penn on January 15, 2017.
For this performance at UFC Fight Night 103 he would receive a Performance of the Night bonus as he submitted Penn via TKO in round two.