Tag: Yoel Romero
With the recent addition of Yoel Romero and Anthony Johnson in the mix, Corey Anderson believes Bellator’s light heavyweight division is better than that of the UFC.
Scott Coker is surprised with the UFC parting ways with the likes of Yoel Romero and Anthony Johnson, but he couldn’t be happier about it.
As the hype for the UFC 253 headliner between Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa continues to grow, the champion has began to tone back on the hostilities for a more measured approach.
Uriah Hall has set his sights on challenging Israel Adesanya for the UFC middleweight title. And he believes that finishing Yoel Romero next month when they meet, will take him a step closer.
Robert Whittaker says he hasn’t felt himself since the first Yoel Romero fight but is ready to have some fun against Darren Till at UFC Fight Island 3. And insists that he doesn’t have any friends in the middleweight division.
Israel Adesanya says he’s going to make Paulo Costa pay for all his trash talking, when he defends his UFC middleweight title against the unbeaten Brazilian.
After the disappointment of losing the ‘Jacare’ Souza fight at UFC 249, Uriah Hall’s coach Sayif Saud says his man is ready to fight again and names Yoel Romero as perfect opponent.
Yoel Romero’s coach Mike Brown considers him ‘the greatest athlete’ he has ever seen and has no doubt that the fighter will return to title contention.
The number two ranked UFC middleweight Paulo Costa, has reacted to Israel Adesanya’s recent comments that he plans to pressure him inside the Octagon.
After facing lots of criticism for his recent title defence again Yoel Romero at UFC 248, Israel Adesanya has hit out at his critics and called Romero’s approach to the fight ‘idiotic’.
Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has opened up about his recent absence from the Octagon. The hard hitting Australian last fought at UFC 243 in October but lost the coveted belt to Israel Adesanya.
UFC middleweight contender Paulo Costa, has come out to say that he plans to stop fighting at 36 years old. And will happily donate his brain when he dies.
Thiago Santos blames Israel Adesanya for the ‘horrible’ and ‘boring’ fight with Yoel Romero at UFC 248, and believes the Cuban was robbed.
Former UFC welterweight title challenger Darren Till, is confident that he’s the man to dethrone the UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya.
Israel Adesanya has continued to defend his performance against Yoel Romero at UFC 248, stating that he wasn’t prepared to change the game plan just because the crowd was booing.
This is how the MMA world reacted to UFC 248. Including Dana White, Joe Rogan, Conor McGregor, Gina Carano, Ben Askren, Claressa Shields, Michael Bisping and Valentina Shevchenko.
Michael Bisping believes he would beat Israel Adesanya pretty easily if he was still fighting. And discusses whether Conor McGregor has put his partying days behind him.