Yoel Romero vs Paulo Costa

Middleweight Bout

UFC 241, Cormier vs Miocic 2 - Anaheim, USA

Saturday August 17th, 2019

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Yoel 'Soldier of God' RomeroPaulo 'The Eraser' Henrique Costa
42Age28
6ft
183cm
Height6ft"
183cm
73"
185cm
Reach72"
183cm
42"
107cm
Leg Reach39"
99cm
SouthpawStanceOrthodox
CubaNationalityBrazilian
#2Ranking#8
American Top TeamGymChampion Team
Tyron Woodley
Amanda Nunes
Colby Covington
Notable Gym MembersHugo Viana
1 Year, 2 Months, 8 DaysTime Since Last Fight1 Year, 1 Month, 10 Days
Dec 20th 2009First FightFeb 25th 2012
1 LossCurrent Streak12 Wins
Weighed in at:
Open (9:00-11:00am)
13-3-0Record
(W-L-D)
12-0-0
9-2-0Record at This Weight
9-0-0
8-3-0Record in This Country 2-0-0
9-3-0Record Against Opponents Stance
4-0-0
9-2-0UFC Record4-0-0
Wins
11 (85%)KO/TKO10 (91%)
0Sub1 (9%)
2 (15%)Dec0
Losses
1 (33%)KO/TKO0
0Sub0
2 (67%)Dec0
Significant Strikes
3.28Landed per Minute8.83
50%Accuracy59%
2.77Absorbed per Minute5.79
63%Defense50%
Grappling
1.86Takedown Average/15 mins0
32%Takedown Accuracy0
78%Takedowns Defended81%
0Average Submissions Attempted/15 mins0
11:14Average Fight Time (Total)3:52
13:26Average Fight Time (UFC)5:21
Wrestling - Olympic Freestyle (silver medal)Other Disciplines
SuccessesFace to Face Middleweight Champion (2015)
Jungle Fight Middleweight Champion (2016)