Yoel
Romero Palacio

  • Age:
    43
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 0"
  • Weight:
    205
  • Fighting Out Of:
    GER

Stats

W-L-D
12-5-0
(T)KO
10-1
SUB
0-0
  • Age:
    43
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 0"
  • Weight:
    205
  • Fighting Out Of:
    GER

Stats

W-L-D
12-5-0
(T)KO
10-1
SUB
0-0

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    3

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:33
  • Fastest KO:
    00:33
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    83.3%
  • Finished Rate:
    20%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    16.7%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    80%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    83.3%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    20%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    12-5-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    10 years, 2 months, 15 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    42.4
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    1.7
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 7 month, 10 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    2 months, 8 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.9
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    09:21
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    4
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    19:58

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
03/07/2020
Loss
12-4-0
Israel Adesanya
(18-0-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 184.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 248 - ADESANYA vs ROMERO
5 05:00
08/17/2019
Loss
12-3-0
Paulo Costa
(12-0-0)
Middleweight
184.5 vs 186
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 241
3 05:00
06/09/2018
Loss
12-2-0
Robert Whittaker
(19-4-0)
Middleweight
185.2 vs 185
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 225: WHITTAKER vs. ROMERO 2
5 05:00
02/10/2018
Win
11-2-0
Luke Rockhold
(16-3-0)
Middleweight
187.7 vs 185
KO
UFC 221: Romero vs. Rockhold
3 01:48
07/08/2017
Loss
11-1-0
Robert Whittaker
(18-4-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 184.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 213: Nunes vs. Shevchenko
5 05:00
11/12/2016
Win
10-1-0
Chris Weidman
(13-1-0)
Middleweight
185.6 vs 185.8
TKO/RSC
UFC 205: Alvarez vs. Mcgregor
3 00:24
12/12/2015
Win
9-1-0
Jacare Souza
(22-3-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 186
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 194: McGregor vs Aldo
3 05:00
06/27/2015
Win
9-1-0
Lyoto Machida
(22-6-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 186
KO
UFC Fight Night 70: Romero vs Machida
3 01:38
09/27/2014
Win
8-1-0
Tim Kennedy
(19-4-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
TKO/RSC
UFC 178: Cariaso vs Johnson
3 00:58
04/19/2014
Win
7-1-0
Bradley Tavares
(12-1-0)
Middleweight
185.5 vs 185
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on FOX: Werdum vs. Browne
3 05:00
01/15/2014
Win
6-1-0
Derek Brunson
(11-2-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night 35: Philipou vs Rockhold
3 03:23
11/06/2013
Win
5-1-0
Ronny Markes
(12-1-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
KO
UFC Fight for the Troops: Kennedy vs. Natal
3 01:41
04/20/2013
Win
4-1-0
Clifford Starks
(6-1-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
KO (Knee)
UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez
1 01:32
09/10/2011
Loss
4-0-0
Feijão Custodio
(10-3-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
KO
Strikeforce: World Grand Prix Semi Finals
2 04:51
NSF
05/27/2011
Win
3-0-0
Laszlo Eck
(0-0-0)

KO (Strike)
FOTN: Fight of the Night 2011
1 00:33
NSF
03/05/2011
Win
2-0-0
Nikita Petrovs
(1-3-0)

TKO/RSC
SFC 3: MMA Fight Night
1 02:58
NSF
10/08/2010
Win
1-0-0
Michal Fijalka
(6-1-0)

TKO/RSC
Infinite Fighting Federation: The Eternal Struggle
3 04:05
NSF
12/20/2009
Win
0-0-0
Sascha Weinpolter
(4-2-0)

TKO/RSC
Fight of the Night 12/20/09
1 05:00

* 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