Pro MMA Record

"The Genius"


Anthony Romero

Anthony "The Genius" Romero

Fighter Details

  • Name: Anthony Romero
  • Pro MMA Record: 10-1-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Genius
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 1997-02-25 | Date of Birth: 1997.02.25
  • Last Fight: November 21, 2021 in FFC
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 154.6 lbs
  • Affiliation: Niagara Top Team
  • Height: 5'11" (180cm) | Reach: 70.0" (178cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Canada
  • Fighting out of: Ontario, Canada
  • College: Brock University
  • Foundation Style: Taekwondo
  • Head Coach: Chris Prickett & Lyndon Whitlock
  • Other Coaches: N/A
  • Fighter Links:
  • Personal Links:

Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

  • United States

    updated Sat Jan 22 07:58:27 2022
    Anthony Romero is the 18th ranked of 936 active United States Pro Lightweights.
  • US Southwest

    updated Wed Jan 19 23:27:05 2022
    Anthony Romero is the 2nd ranked of 132 active US Southwest Pro Lightweights.
  • Texas

    updated Thu Jan 20 06:22:34 2022
    Anthony Romero is the 2nd ranked of 69 active Texas Pro Lightweights.
  • US Midwest

    updated Sat Jan 22 17:29:43 2022
    Anthony Romero is the 7th ranked of 238 active US Midwest Pro Lightweights.

Gyms & Affiliations


Anthony Romero Wiki Update Wiki

Anthony "The Genius" Romero is a pro MMA fighter from Welland, Ontario, Canada. Romero trains out of  Niagara Top Team, St. Catharines, ON. and Aegis MMA in Oakville, ON.

Anthony Romero would compete professionally for the first time on November 18 of 2017 defeating Peter San Antonio by unanimous decision. Anthony Romero would continue impressing the MMA world starting his career off 7-0 getting put on the 2020 season of Dana White's contender series. His opponent would be 8-2 Mike Breeden. Romero would comfortably cruise his way to a unanimous decision win. Despite this, Anthony Romero did not do enough to earn a UFC contract from Dana White. After his impressing showing on the Contender Series, the undefeated Anthony Romero (8-0) would compete at LFA 96 against Zach Juusola (11-6) where he would win by split decision improving his record to 9-0. His next fight would come against JJ Okanovich (7-2) who also appeared on the Contender Series. JJ Okanovich would score the upset over Anthony Romero by split decision. He came back to his winning ways beating Nico Echeverry 11-4 at Fury FC 54. Anthony Romero and the rest of the MMA community still believe that he will make it to the UFC soon.

Last updated 11.22.2021, 9:17 AM ET
Wiki Contributors:

Anthony Romero News View All

Anthony Romero will look to bounce back from his first loss as he takes on Nico Ec... (2021-11-18 12:42:24 -0500)
Anthony Romero, Yohan Lainesse, Malcolm Gordon, Felicia Spencer and Olivier Poisso... (2021-11-08 16:31:20 -0500)
Interview with Anthony Romero above   Anthony Romero (9-1) discusses his ligh... (2021-11-04 20:54:14 -0400)
Photo by Chris Unger/DWCS LLC/Zuffa LLC When Mike Breed... (2021-10-02 13:00:00 -0400)
Johnny Walker after his win over Ryan Spann at UFC Vegas 11 | Ph... (2021-10-01 14:00:00 -0400)
Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC On the second episode of... (2021-09-29 11:30:00 -0400)
  • : Tyson Fury welcomes Francis Ngannou to ‘make some real money’ after UFC 270 win, Ngannou responds with fight poster
  • MMA Junkie : At 34, newcomer Victor Henry wants quick UFC rise: 'I'm not here to take the easiest fights'
  • : UFC 270 takeaways: Francis Ngannou’s gamble paid off, but his biggest fight still lies ahead
  • MMA Junkie : Report: Ex-UFC, Bellator fighter Maiquel Falcao killed in Brazil stabbing
  • : Brandon Moreno feels he beat Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 270, admits it ‘hurts’ to lose in front of supportive fans
  • MMA Junkie : Brandon Moreno disagrees with UFC 270 decision, wants fourth fight vs. Deiveson Figueiredo
  • : UFC, Bellator veteran Maiquel Falcao stabbed to death in Brazil
  • : Ciryl Gane hopes that Francis Ngannou stays with UFC: ‘I want my rematch’
  • MMA Junkie : Ciryl Gane unsurprised by Francis Ngannou's grapple-heavy attack: 'It was the biggest chance he had'
  • : Tyson Fury welcomes Francis Ngannou to ‘make some real money’ after UFC 270 win
  • : Michael Bisping tells Jon Jones ‘stop tweeting and start fighting’
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 270 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Three fighters net max of $42,000
  • MMA Junkie : Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC 270 with 'Jesus Walks,' 'God's Plan' and a song by Goatwhore
  • : Francis Ngannou reacts to Dana White not putting belt around his waist, skipping UFC 270 press conference
  • MMA Weekly : Francis Ngannou on UFC contract situation: ‘I don’t feel like a free man’
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 270 Official Scorecard: Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 270 Official Scorecard: Brandon Moreno vs. Deiveson Figueiredo
  • : UFC 270 post-fight show: Reaction to Francis Ngannou’s championship heart, Dana White’s absence
  • MMA Weekly : Francis Ngannou fought injured, believes he’ll need surgery | UFC 270 Video
  • MMA Weekly : Deiveson Figueiredo calls Brandon Moreno a ‘cry baby’ | UFC 270 Video