UFC FN 70: Yoel Romero Finishes Lyoto Machida With Vicious Flurry
By FCF Staff
Yoel Romero didn’t take Lyoto Machida down until round three at UFC Fight Night 70, but when he did, he quickly finished the storied fighter.
Machida kept Romero at bay in the opening round with kicks, but in round two, the decorated wrestler started to find his range. Not long into round three, Romero swept Machida to the mat, and knocked “The Dragon” out with a vicious flurry of elbows.
Here are the results from UFC FN 70, which took place in Hollywood, Florida.
Yoel Romero def. Lyoto Machida via KO (elbows) R3, 1:38
Lorenz Larkin def. Santiago Ponzinibbio via TKO (punches) R2, 3:07
Antonio Carlos Junior def. Eddie Gordon via submission (rear-naked-choke) R3, 4:37
Thiago Santos def. Steve Bosse via KO (head kick) R1, 0:29
Hacran Dias def. Levan Makashvili via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Alex Oliveira def. Joe Merritt via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Leandro Silva def. Lewis Gonzalez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-27)
Tony Sims def. Steve Montgomery via TKO (punches) R1, 2:43
Sirwan Kakai def. Danny Martinez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)