You’ll have to learn these basic attacks and master them to get good at this game. To punch, you can use X or Y buttons on the Xbox One and the Square or Triangle Buttons on PS4. You can perform an upper cut by holding two buttons at once: the A and X or B and Y buttons on Xbox One, and the Square and X or Triangle and O on PS4. You can kick using the X or O buttons on PS4 and the A or B buttons on Xbox One.
Additionally, you can modify where your attacks land by using the Left Trigger. This can be used to target a particular body region of the opponent.
Striking controls in UFC 4 for PlayStation 4.
Striking controls in UFC 4 for Xbox One.