Yoel ROMERO VS Luke ROCKHOLD UFC 221 Analysis
The dapper duo are back for some more Inside the Octagon, UFC 221. As John Gooden and Dan Hardy give you a full breakdown of the upcoming middleweight interim title matchup. which takes place Sunday 11th in Perth Australia. As the last man to lose to the current champion, Yoel Romero, takes on the former division’s top dog, Luke Rockhold.
With yet another interim title on the line. The winner of the main event will eventually meet Robert Whitaker sometime in 2018. When he returns to action following his recent life-threatening bout of staph infection. With Rockhold entering the fight the slight favourite, ow will he fair against the smaller yet more explosive Romero.
These are interesting times in the UFC middleweight division. As the champion, Whittaker sits on the sideline watching the division he rules over continue to evolve. With this fight, we will finally have a number one contender who will be able to take on the champion once he finally returns. Things never remain the same in the UFC for too long and this fight will tell us much of what we need to know about 185 lbs in the UFC.