yoel romero

MMA

Stomping the Knee: A Guide to Countering MMA's Most Ungentlemanly Tactic

Some think the move should be outlawed, others contend it's safer than getting punched in the head. It's here for now, though, so here's how to beat it.
Jack Slack
7.10.18
MMA

Whittaker Vs. Romero II: A Barn-Burning Masterclass in Fighting

At UFC 225, Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero did it again, but in vastly different ways from their first matchup.
Jack Slack
6.11.18
MMA

Tactical Guide to Whittaker vs. Romero II

Robert Whittaker vs. Yoel Romero at UFC 225 could be the fight of the year.
Jack Slack
6.8.18
MMA

Classic Flaws Leave Luke Rockhold Helpless against Yoel Romero

Don't let the finish fool you, though: Romero's classic flaws were all there, too at UFC 221.
Jack Slack
2.12.18
MMA

Tactical Guide to Romero vs. Rockhold

Yoel Romero steps in for an ailing Robert Whittaker at UFC 221 to create a fight more exciting than the original title fight.
Jack Slack
2.8.18
FIGHTLAND

Whittaker vs. Romero: Night of a Thousand Straight Kicks

Robert Whittaker's usual jab was noticeably absent once Yoel Romero busted his knee up with a low line side kick, but that didn't stop him putting on a masterclass. We examine the looks and adaptations of his most important fight to date.
Jack Slack
7.11.17
FIGHTLAND

The Tactical Guide to Yoel Romero versus Robert Whittaker

The UFC middleweight division can't stop throwing up compelling match ups and Robert Whittaker versus Yoel Romero might be the best of the bunch. We compare the styles of the Kiwi head kicker and the Cuban smashing machine.
Jack Slack
7.5.17
FIGHTLAND

Bisping vs. GSP Is Off, Bisping vs. Yoel Romero Is On

UFC President Dana White goes old-school and shuns a Big Money fight.
Josh Rosenblatt
5.11.17
FIGHTLAND

Anderson Silva Says He'll Retire If He Doesn't Get to Fight Yoel Romero in Rio

The former champion wants an interim title shot in his hometown or he’s out.
Josh Rosenblatt
5.3.17
FIGHTLAND

Michael Bisping Keeps Tormenting Yoel Romero, Calls Robert Whittaker the True No. 1 Contender

No one knows what it means to be a king in the new UFC era better than “The Count.”
Josh Rosenblatt
4.20.17
FIGHTLAND

Yoel Romero Gets Suspended for Leaping out of the Octagon in New York

A dumb move gets a dumb punishment in a dumb era.
Josh Rosenblatt
11.23.16
FIGHTLAND

The World Is Sleeping on Yoel Romero

Chris Weidman wants Michael Bisping. Michael Bisping wants Chris Weidman. But what if Yoel Romero beats Chris Weidman this weekend?
Tom Taylor
11.11.16
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