Completed MMA Bout

Luke Rockhold vs. Yoel Romero

Main Event | UFC Interim Middleweight Championship | 185 lbs

Yoel Romero defeats Luke Rockhold via KO/TKO at 1:48 of Round 3

Yoel "Soldier of God" Romero
Luke Rockhold

Romero
KO/TKO
Round 3

Yoel Romero Luke Rockhold

"Soldier of God"

12-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   16-3-0
Climbed to 13-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 16-4
+150 (Slight Underdog)   Betting Odds   -180 (Slight Favorite)
Vacant   Title   Vacant
Cuba   Nationality   United States
Coconut Creek, Florida   Fighting out of   San Jose, California
40 years, 9 months, 1 week, 4 days   Age at Fight   33 years, 3 months, 3 weeks, 3 days
187.7 lbs (85.1 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs)
6'0" (183cm)   Height   6'3" (191cm)
73.5" (187cm)   Reach   77.0" (196cm)
American Top Team   Gym   American Kickboxing Academy
UFC 221
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 221: Romero vs. Rockhold
  • Date: Saturday 02.10.2018 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Marc Goddard
  • Venue: Perth Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 12 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Jimmy Smith
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jimmy Smith
  • Rockhold Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Romero Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Interim Middleweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Vacant
  • Event Links:
  • Bout Links:

Rockhold vs. Romero Wiki

Edit Tapology wikis about fighters, bouts, events and more. Help build MMA knowledge online: Update Wiki

Rockhold vs. Romero Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1593  
.
KO/TKO
.
Submission
.
Decision
Romero
41%
Rockhold
59%
  • MMAFighting.com : Hot Tweets: UFC 263, Israel Adesanya, Nate Diaz, and what comes next
  • MMA Junkie : Jason Jackson wants title shot vs. Yaroslav Amosov: 'That's the fight everyone wants to see'
  • MMA Weekly : Relive Leon Edward’s 8-fight UFC winning streak | Video
  • MMAFighting.com : Leon Edwards expects to win at UFC 263 and jump over Colby Covington into title fight against Kamaru Usman
  • MMA Junkie : Video: Chris Weidman returns to gym, lightly trains seven weeks after horrific leg break
  • MMA Weekly : Look back at Deiveson Figueiredo’s Rise to UFC featherweight champion | Video
  • MMA Weekly : Look back at the rise of Brandon Moreno in the UFC featherweight division | Video
  • MMAFighting.com : Video: UFC 263 cold open showcases Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori, Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno grudge matches
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 263 'Embedded,' No. 6: Making weight brings Deiveson Figueiredo to tears
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 263 Countdown | Full Episode
  • MMA Junkie : Aaron Pico wants to start avenging losses after Bellator 260: 'They fought me when I knew nothing'
  • MMAFighting.com : Demian Maia looks back at the moments that defined his career ahead of last fight on UFC deal
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 263 Embedded, Episode 6: Israel Adesanya ‘is definitely under his skin’
  • MMA Junkie : Yaroslav Amosov wants Jason Jackson, not Michael Page, after Bellator 260 title win
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 263 start time, TV schedule for Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori 2
  • MMA Weekly : Take a look back at every UFC middleweight champion | Video
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 263 live-streaming watch-along with MMA Junkie Radio
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 263 predictions
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 263 play-by-play and live results (6 p.m. ET)
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 263 discussion thread