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Age 41
Gender Male
Height 6' 0"
Weight Class Middleweight

Yoel Romero is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 12 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 12-3-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 8 years, 5 months, 19 days
Rounds Fought 34.4
Avg. Fights/Year 1.8
Longest Layoff 1 year, 7 months, 10 days
Quickest Turnaround 2 months, 8 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 10 0 2
Losses 1 0 2
Finish Rate 83.3%
Finished Rate 33.3%
Win by Decision Rate 16.7%
Loss by Decision Rate 66.7%
Win by KO Rate 83.3%
Loss by KO Rate 33.3%
Win by SUB Rate 0.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Loss

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:33
Fastest KO 00:33
Fastest SUB -
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.9
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 09:21
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 4.0
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 19:57
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 06/09/2018 L
(12-2-0)
Robert Whittaker
(19-4-0)
MW
(185.2 vs. 185.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 225: WHITTAKER vs. ROMERO 2
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/10/2018 W
(11-2-0)
Luke Rockhold
(16-3-0)
MW
(187.7* vs. 185.0)
KO
UFC 221: Romero vs. Rockhold
3 1:48
Official MMA Fight Results 07/08/2017 L
(11-1-0)
Robert Whittaker
(18-4-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 184.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 213: Nunes vs. Shevchenko
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/12/2016 W
(10-1-0)
Chris Weidman
(13-1-0)
MW
(185.6 vs. 185.8)
TKO/RSC
UFC 205: Alvarez vs. Mcgregor
3 0:24
Official MMA Fight Results 12/12/2015 W
(9-1-0)
Jacare Souza
(22-3-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 186.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 194: McGregor vs Aldo
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/27/2015 W
(9-1-0)
Lyoto Machida
(22-6-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 186.0)
KO
UFC Fight Night 70: Romero vs Machida *
3 1:38
Official MMA Fight Results 09/27/2014 W
(8-1-0)
Tim Kennedy
(19-4-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 178: Cariaso vs Johnson
3 0:58
Official MMA Fight Results 04/19/2014 W
(7-1-0)
Bradley Tavares
(12-1-0)
MW
(185.5 vs. 185.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on FOX: Werdum vs. Browne
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 01/15/2014 W
(6-1-0)
Derek Brunson
(11-2-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night 35: Philipou vs Rockhold
3 3:23
Official MMA Fight Results 11/06/2013 W
(5-1-0)
Ronny Markes
(12-1-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
KO
UFC Fight for the Troops: Kennedy vs. Natal
3 1:41
Official MMA Fight Results 04/20/2013 W
(4-1-0)
Clifford Starks
(6-1-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
KO (Knee)
UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez
1 1:32
Official MMA Fight Results 09/10/2011 L
(4-0-0)
Feij√£o Custodio
(10-3-0)
LHW
(205.0 vs. 205.0)
KO
Strikeforce: World Grand Prix Semi Finals
2 4:51
NSF 05/27/2011 W
(3-0-0)
Laszlo Eck
(0-0-0)
KO (Strike)
FOTN: Fight of the Night 2011
1 0:33
NSF 03/05/2011 W
(2-0-0)
Nikita Petrovs
(1-3-0)
TKO/RSC
SFC 3: MMA Fight Night
1 2:58
NSF 10/08/2010 W
(1-0-0)
Michal Fijalka
(6-1-0)
TKO/RSC
Infinite Fighting Federation: The Eternal Struggle
3 4:05
NSF 12/20/2009 W
(0-0-0)
Sascha Weinpolter
(4-2-0)
TKO/RSC
Fight of the Night 12/20/09
1 0:00
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class