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Yoel Romero Signs With Bellator

Yoel Romero has found a home. The former UFC title challenger was shockingly released a little over a week ago and immediately many wanted to see him in Bellator. However, Bellator and PFL said they weren't interested but something changed. “We got a call from (his) agent, and originally we just...

Scott Coker Explains Bellator’s Disinterest in Signing Yoel Romero

Scott Coker has stated his reasons for his current lack of interest in recently released UFC great Yoel Romero. When Yoel Romero’s UFC release was reported recently, the reasonable expectation would be for Romero to be fielding offers and having his pick of the litter. Surprisingly, this turned out not...

Yoel Romero Free Agency Update: Two Promotions Out, One Wildcard In

The aftermath of Yoel Romero’s exit from the UFC is not going how many expected it would.  Over the weekend, it was reported that Yoel Romero has parted ways with the UFC. Dana White would later reveal the reasoning, attributing the decision to Romero’s age and the fact that he has...

Kevin Holland Wanted To Fight Released UFC Vet Yoel Romero Next

You can add Kevin Holland’s name to the list of people disappointed to see Yoel Romero’s UFC run come to an end. Kevin Holland began his 2020 campaign by defeating Anthony Hernandez at UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Harris right at the start of the coronavirus pandemic. Instead of sitting...

Dana White Explains Why Yoel Romero Was Released From UFC

If you were one of the many surprised by the sudden release of Yoel Romero over the weekend, you may want to brace yourself for similar news in the coming weeks. It was reported Friday that perennial title contender Yoel Romero parted ways with the UFC after a seven-year run....

BREAKING: Yoel Romero & The UFC Part Ways

We will not be seeing Yoel Romero soon or likely ever again in the UFC Octagon. According to an ESPN report, Yoel Romero and the UFC have parted ways despite Romero having three fights remaining on his deal. This sudden move was confirmed by Romero's manager Malki Kawa. Romero is...

Yoel Romero Yanked From Planned UFC Bout With Uriah Hall

Yoel Romero vs. Uriah Hall is off. Romero was scheduled to share the Octagon with Hall on Aug. 22. The bout would've been held inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. It turns out, those plans have gone awry. BJPenn.com reports that Romero vs. Hall is a no-go. Sources told...

Mike Perry Considering Move to Middleweight to Face Darren Till

Mike Perry surprised a lot of fans with his win at UFC on ESPN 12. His decision to run his own training camp and have his girlfriend, Latory Gonzalez corner him paid off as he was able to pick up another win against Mickey Gall. Moving ahead, Perry knows...

Yoel Romero vs. Uriah Hall Targeted For Aug. 22 UFC Event

The UFC is looking at a middleweight showdown between Yoel Romero and Uriah Hall. ESPN first reported that a matchup between Romero and Hall is in the works. If all goes according to plan, then Romero vs. Hall will take place on Aug. 22 as MMAFighting later reported. It's said...

Israel Adesanya Slams Yoel Romero’s ‘Idiotic’ Approach To UFC 248 Fight

Israel Adesanya is still bashing Yoel Romero over their UFC 248 encounter. Back in March, Adesanya put his UFC middleweight gold on the line for the first time. He shared the Octagon with Romero in the main event of UFC 248. While many expected the bout to be exciting and...

Jacare Souza Wants Rematch With Romero Or Gastelum After UFC 249

Jacare Souza is looking to run things back with Yoel Romero or Kelvin Gastelum if he beats Uriah Hall at UFC 249. Souza is currently on a two-fight losing streak where he lost to Jan Blachowicz and Jack Hermansson. Yet, the Brazilain believes he can get back into the win...

Jon Jones Praises Yoel Romero Following UFC 248 Loss

Jon Jones is "proud" of the way Yoel Romero fought Israel Adesanya. Earlier this month, Romero challenged Adesanya for the UFC middleweight championship. The five-round title bout headlined UFC 248. Fight fans were left disappointed by the bout due to a lack of action. Adesanya successfully retained his 185-pound gold...

Jared Cannonier Isn’t As Harsh On Adesanya vs. Romero As Others

Don't expect Jared Cannonier to bash the Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel Romero title fight. At UFC 248, Adesanya put his UFC middleweight championship on the line against Romero. The title bout was held inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was a largely uneventful bout that went to...

Chael Sonnen Blames Reaction To Adesanya vs. Romero On Spoiled Fans

Chael Sonnen believes fight fans have been spoiled and it explains the reaction to Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel Romero. Romero vs. Adesanya took place this past Saturday night (March 7) and has been heavily criticized for a lack of action. Adesanya successfully retained his gold via unanimous decision. Depending on...

Michael Bisping Rips Adesanya vs. Romero: ‘That Was A Sh*tty Fight’

Michael Bisping was on the edge of his seat for the first round of Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel Romero but that wasn't the case by the end of the fight. Taking center stage at UFC 248 was a middleweight title clash. Adesanya put his 185-pound gold on the line against...