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#Yoel Romero

# yoel-romero - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Adesanya beats Romero at UFC 248 but crowd are left wanting more
# Defence
# Defence

Adesanya beats Romero at UFC 248 but crowd are left wanting more

Mar 8th 2020, 9:34 AM 9,264 Views 7 Comments

During an often bizarre contest, boos rang out across the arena as the two fighters kept contact to a minimum.

# yoel-romero - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Darren Till officially switches focus to UFC's middleweight division
# Moving On Up
# Moving On Up

Darren Till officially switches focus to UFC's middleweight division

Oct 4th 2018, 3:47 PM 5,177 Views 4 Comments

While he didn’t rule out a return to welterweight one day, Till looks set to mix it with the best in the 185lbs division.

# yoel-romero - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Wins for Whittaker and Covington at UFC 225, more misery for ex-WWE star CM Punk
# Wrap
# Wrap

Wins for Whittaker and Covington at UFC 225, more misery for ex-WWE star CM Punk

Jun 10th 2018, 10:08 AM 5,280 Views 4 Comments

Holly Holm was also triumphant at the event in Chicago.

# yoel-romero - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Yoel Romero defeats Luke Rockhold with brutal third-round knockout
# UFC 221
# UFC 221

Yoel Romero defeats Luke Rockhold with brutal third-round knockout

Feb 11th 2018, 9:49 AM 9,258 Views 7 Comments

Romero delivered a big win in Australia but did not claim the interim middleweight title after missing weight on Friday.

# yoel-romero - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Yoel Romero loses out on interim title shot after missing weight for UFC 221
# UFC 221
# UFC 221

Yoel Romero loses out on interim title shot after missing weight for UFC 221

Feb 10th 2018, 11:28 AM 7,900 Views 2 Comments

The 40-year-old Cuban fighter will now be unable to win the UFC interim middleweight title tonight against Luke Rockhold.

# yoel-romero - Saturday 13 January, 2018

UFC puts another interim title on the line after injury strikes middleweight champion
# UFC 221
# UFC 221

UFC puts another interim title on the line after injury strikes middleweight champion

Jan 13th 2018, 10:26 AM 6,415 Views 1 Comment

Robert Whittaker was ruled medically unable to defend his title at UFC 221 in Perth, Australia and will be replaced by Yoel Romero.

# yoel-romero - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Whittaker overcomes Romero after Amanda Nunes pulls out of UFC 213 main event
# Wrap
# Wrap

Whittaker overcomes Romero after Amanda Nunes pulls out of UFC 213 main event

Jul 9th 2017, 10:02 AM 5,398 Views 10 Comments

The Brazilian reigning UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion was taken to hospital owing to an unspecified illness.

# yoel-romero - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Interim middleweight title bout replaces Garbrandt-Dillashaw at UFC 213
# Reshuffle
# Reshuffle

Interim middleweight title bout replaces Garbrandt-Dillashaw at UFC 213

May 24th 2017, 2:52 PM 5,172 Views 4 Comments

Another new belt will be handed out at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on 8 July.

# yoel-romero - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Yoel Romero receives suspension for post-fight celebration at UFC 205
# Cuba Libre
# Cuba Libre

Yoel Romero receives suspension for post-fight celebration at UFC 205

Nov 23rd 2016, 6:25 PM 8,144 Views 5 Comments

The NYSAC have punished the middleweight title contender for jumping out of the octagon at MSG.

# yoel-romero - Monday 4 April, 2016

Yoel Romero to serve shorter suspension after reaching USADA deal - reports
# Relaxed
# Relaxed

Yoel Romero to serve shorter suspension after reaching USADA deal - reports

Apr 4th 2016, 5:06 PM 5,003 Views 4 Comments

The UFC’s former number one middleweight contender was expected to serve a two-year suspension.

# yoel-romero - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Brandao suspended for failed drug test, Romero to challenge USADA sanctions
# Punished
# Punished

Brandao suspended for failed drug test, Romero to challenge USADA sanctions

Mar 23rd 2016, 10:45 PM 9,199 Views 8 Comments

Romero will become the first UFC athlete to dispute sanctions from the United States Anti-Doping Agency.

# yoel-romero - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Top UFC fighter Romero flagged for potential doping violation
# Anti-doping
# Anti-doping

Top UFC fighter Romero flagged for potential doping violation

Jan 13th 2016, 12:59 PM 5,369 Views 11 Comments

USADA investigating one of Romero’s out of competition samples.

# yoel-romero - Friday 11 December, 2015

Are you backing McGregor or Aldo? Here's our UFC 194 fight night betting preview
# Fight Night
# Fight Night

Are you backing McGregor or Aldo? Here's our UFC 194 fight night betting preview

Dec 11th 2015, 3:13 PM 11,605 Views 12 Comments

Will you put your money where Conor’s mouth is?

# yoel-romero - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Another cracking fight has been confirmed for the Aldo-McGregor undercard
# UFC 194
# UFC 194

Another cracking fight has been confirmed for the Aldo-McGregor undercard

Aug 18th 2015, 8:58 PM 9,398 Views 5 Comments

‘Jacare’ Souza and Yoel Romero are set to finally on 12 December.