All fights list 2022, champion titles, age, height, reach and weight, KO ratio of the mixed martial artist Yoel «Soldier of God» Romero.

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Yoel Romero

Information updated: 2022-12-01

Wins
15
(13 KOs)

Losses
6
(1 KOs)

Draws
0
 

Given name: Yoel Romero Palacio

Alias: Soldier of God

Born: April 30, 1977 (45 years)

Sherdog ID: 60762

Nationality: CubaCuba

Division: middleweight

Weight: 185 lb (83,9 kg)

Height: 5′ 10″ (178 cm)

Reach: 73½″ (187 cm)

Stance: southpaw

KOs: 86%

Birth place: Pinar del Río, Cuba

Residence: Miami, Florida, USA

Wins by KO: 86%
Wins by subm: 0%
Wins by dec: 13%
Losses by KO: 16%
Losses by subm: 0%
Losses by dec: 83%

Yoel Romero's next fight will be held on February 4, 2023 against Vadim NemkovVadim Nemkov.

Yoel Romero vs. Vadim Nemkov 

Yoel Romero's next fight

The last fight of Yoel Romero took place on September 23, 2022 against Melvin ManhoefMelvin Manhoef.
Romero won by knockout (KO).

Yoel Romero vs. Melvin Manhoef 

Yoel Romero's last fight
  • Total fights: 21
  • Wins: 15
  • Wins by KO: 13
  • Wins by subm: 0
  • Wins by dec: 2
  • Losses: 6
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 5
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Yoel Romero have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-09-23 Melvin Manhoef Win
KO (Elbows)
2022-05-06 Alex Polizzi Win
TKO (Punches)
2021-09-18 Phil Davis Loss
Decision (Split)
2020-03-07 Israel Adesanya Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-08-17 Paulo Costa Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-06-09 Robert Whittaker Loss
Decision (Split)
2018-02-10 Luke Rockhold Win
KO (Punches)
2017-07-08 Robert Whittaker Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2016-11-12 Chris Weidman Win
KO (Flying Knee)
2015-12-12 Ronaldo Souza Win
Decision (Split)
2015-06-27 Lyoto Machida Win
KO (Elbows)
2014-09-27 Tim Kennedy Win
TKO (Punches)
2014-04-19 Brad Tavares Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2014-01-15 Derek Brunson Win
TKO (Punches and Elbows)
2013-11-06 Ronny Markes Win
KO (Punches)
2013-04-20 Clifford Starks Win
KO (Flying Knee and Punches)
2011-09-10 Rafael Cavalcante Loss
KO (Punches)
2011-05-27 Laszlo Eck Win
KO (Punch)
2011-03-05 Nikita Petrovs Win
TKO (Retirement)
2010-10-08 Michal Fijalka Win
TKO (Retirement)
2009-12-20 Sascha Weinpolter Win
TKO (Punches)

Who all beat Yoel Romero?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-09-18 Phil Davis Loss
Decision (Split)
2020-03-07 Israel Adesanya Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-08-17 Paulo Costa Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-06-09 Robert Whittaker Loss
Decision (Split)
2017-07-08 Robert Whittaker Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2011-09-10 Rafael Cavalcante Loss
KO (Punches)
MMA artist Yoel Romero

MMA artist Yoel Romero

Yoel Romero is a Cuban MMA artist, who competes in the middleweight division.
As a professional athlete, Romero has been performing for 12 years.

Yoel was born in Pinar del Río, Cuba, on April 30, 1977.
He currently resides in Miami, Florida, USA.

Pro debut

A 32-year-old Romero made his professional debut on December 20, 2009 against Sascha Weinpolter.
Yoel won by technical knockout (TKO).

Current world MMA middleweight champions

Division
UFC

Bellator

ONE
middleweight
weight limit:
185 lbs / 83,9 kg
Alex Pereira
Alex Pereira
Johnny Eblen
Johnny Eblen
Reinier De Ridder
Reinier De Ridder
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