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Yoel Romero unleashes sizzling comeback after being turned down by Daniel Cormier

Earlier this week, on Ariel Helwani's MMA Show, Yoel Romero's manager Malki Kawa confirmed that, after a pair of weight-cutting blunders, the long-time middleweight...
Yoel Romero, Daniel Cormier

Daniel Cormier responds to Yoel Romero’s recent fight request

Daniel Cormier is currently the hottest commodity in the MMA world. And after becoming a dual-division champion at UFC 226, rightfully so. Everyone has their...
Yoel Romero

Manager confirms Yoel Romero plans to move to light heavyweight, wants title fight with...

After missing weight for two consecutive middleweight fights — an interim title fight with Luke Rockhold and an undisputed title fight with Robert Whittaker...
Israel Adesanya, Yoel Romero

Israel Adesanya goes off on Yoel Romero for “almost cheating”

Yoel Romero has dazzled fans in his first two bouts of 2018, first clubbing former champ Luke Rockhold into unconsciousness in February, then engaging...
Robert Whittaker, Yoel Romero

Yoel Romero responds to Robert Whittaker’s comments about his “magic” transformation

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker felt that Yoel Romero changed quite significantly between their first and second fights. According to Whittaker, Romero felt more...
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Corner of Yoel Romero considered throwing in the towel at UFC 225

Earlier this month, we were treated to an instant classic in the middleweight division as Robert Whittaker made his first title defense in a...
Yoel Romero, Robert Whittaker

Robert Whittaker explains what it’s like to fight Yoel Romero: “he felt like steel”

Yoel Romero has now been compared to steel by two former opponents. The first man to compare Romero to steel was former UFC middleweight...
Robert Whittaker, Yoel Romero, Colby Covington

Robert Whittaker addresses possible trilogy fight with Yoel Romero

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker now holds two wins over fearsome middleweight contender Yoel Romero. Both, however, were competitive and truly thrilling fights. Given...
Robert Whittaker, Yoel Romero

Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero issues statements on unforgettable UFC 225 war

On Saturday night, in the main event of the stacked UFC 225, UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and fearsome middleweight contender Yoel Romero engaged...
Yoel Romero, UFC 225

Daniel Cormier has an interesting idea for Yoel Romero’s next fight

Last night, in the main event of UFC 225, Yoel Romero gave up a competitive — and somewhat controversial — split decision to reigning...
Robert Whittaker, Yoel Romero, Colby Covington

MMA community reacts to Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero’s thrilling UFC 225 war

Last night, in the main event of the stacked UFC 225, middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and top middleweight contender Yoel Romero met for a...
Robert Whittaker

UFC 225 Results: Robert Whittaker defeats Yoel Romero via split-decision (Highlights)

A middleweight rematch between current division champion Robert Whittaker and top contender Yoel Romero served as the headliner of tonight's UFC 225 pay-per-view event...
Yoel Romero, Robert Whittaker

Robert Whittaker vs Yoel Romero remains UFC 225 main event after weigh-in controversy

In today's MMA world, the excitement or...disappointment often starts with the weigh-ins. And today was no different. Initially, one half of the main event's title...
Yoel Romero, UFC 225

Report | Manager says Yoel Romero’s weight cut was ended prematurely by commission

After tipping the scales at 186 pounds — one pound above the limit for middleweight title fights — Yoel Romero was given an additional...
This article first appeared on BJPenn.com on 6/8/2018.

Yoel Romero misses weight on second attempt, hits 185.2

Earlier this morning, Yoel Romero missed weight for his UFC 225 middleweight title fight with divisional champ Robert Whittaker, tipping the scales one pound...
Yoel Romero, Daniel Cormier

Yoel Romero is interested in moving to light heavyweight to battle Daniel Cormier

This weekend, in the main event of UFC 225, Yoel Romero will battle Robert Whittaker for the UFC middleweight title. From the sounds of...
Yoel Romero, UFC 225

Yoel Romero reacts to rival Michael Bisping’s retirement

For a time, Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and long-time middleweight contender Yoel Romero shared one of the most intense rivalries in MMA....
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VIDEO | Yoel Romero has a message for Michael Bisping

VIDEO | Yoel Romero has a message for Michael Bisping Yoel Romero will square off with Robert Whittaker for the promotions undisputed middleweight title...
Robert Whittaker

Robert Whittaker Doesn’t Understand Why Luke Rockhold Still Fought Yoel Romero

Flashback to UFC 221 and it's hard to forget the weigh-in drama that kept most of us up late into the night trying to...
Yoel Romero, Robert Whittaker

Robert Whittaker Calls His Upcoming Fight with Yoel Romero an ‘Absolute Nightmare’

While it hasn't been long since Robert Whittaker first defeated Yoel Romero at UFC 213, it seems like forever ago. A lot has went...
Yoel Romero, Robert Whittaker

Yoel Romero confirms Robert Whittaker rematch will go down at UFC 225

On March 10, BJPenn.com's Chris Taylor reported that UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and top contender Yoel Romero will rematch at UFC 225 on...
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Luke Rockhold responds to Yoel Romero’s post-fight antics at UFC 221

Luke Rockhold responds to Yoel Romero's post-fight antics at UFC 221 Yoel Romero scored a brutal second-round knockout victory over former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold...
Yoel Romero Robert Whittaker

Yoel Romero vs. Robert Whittaker 2 set for UFC 225 in Chicago!

The octagon will return to Chicago on June 9 for UFC 225. The pay-per-view event will be headlined by a middleweight title fight rematch featuring...
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BREAKING REPORT | Yoel Romero and Robert Whittaker Rematch for the Title at UFC...

You know the Yoel Romero story by now: He missed weight, the fight went on, and he finished Luke Rockhold in spectacular fashion at...
Yoel Romero, Robert Whittaker

Robert Whittaker reaches out to Yoel Romero, proposes date for middleweight title rematch

When Yoel Romero knocked out Luke Rockhold in the main event of UFC 221, he earned himself a rematch with reigning middleweight champion Robert...
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UFC Vet Jay Hieron Defends Yoel Romero Getting the Title Shot After Missing Weight

After Yoel Romero took out Luke Rockhold at UFC 221, there was no doubt that he deserved a title shot. Although, some did criticize...
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VIDEO | Yoel Romero Excited for Miami and Cuba to ‘Go Crazy’ Over Title...

Yoel Romero is on cloud nine after his finish of Luke Rockhold. All signs point to a rematch between him and Robert Whittaker for...
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VIDEO | Yoel Romero Tells the Story of Why He Kissed ‘Judas’ Luke Rockhold

It has been nearly 10 days since Yoel Romero finished Luke Rockhold with an uppercut so brutal that we're still talking about it. We're...

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