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Sunday, Feb 11, 2018

UFC 221: Yoel Romero’s Leg Not Broken as Feared

Yoel Romero (photo via UFC)

By FCF Staff

Yoel Romero’s leg was clearly in considerable pain, after he knocked out Luke Rockhold at UFC 221, but the fighter’s manager is reporting the middleweight’s leg is not broken.

Romero required assistance to walk out of the Octagon following the card’s main event, and in a post fight interview, he relayed he thought his leg was broken. But, since then, Romero’s manager Ibrahim Kawa reported the following:

Romero dropped Rockhold with an overhand left in round three, and then finished the former champ with a booming uppercut.

posted by FCF Staff @ 10:18 am
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