Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-05-06, pretty good mma fight: Yoel Romero vs Alex Polizzi gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2022).
Polizzi vs Romero is on the undercard of Ryan Bader vs Cheick Kongo 2 – Bellator 280 (also known as Bellator Paris). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Yoel Romero record
The former Olympian wrestler Yoel Romero Palacio entered this fight with a mma record of 13-6-0 (85% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.9 light-heavyweight in the world.
The last time he won a fight was against Luke Rockhold in 2018 (Yoel Romero vs Luke Rockhold); after this match he has lost four consecutive bouts losing to Israel Adesanya (Israel Adesanya vs Yoel Romero Palacio) and Phil Davis in his last two (Phil Davis vs Yoel Romero Palacio).
Romero’s next fight: Yoel Romero Palacio vs Melvin Manhoef
Alex Polizzi record
His opponent, Alex Polizzi, has an official record of 10-1-0 (80% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.34 in the light-heavyweight division.
He suffered his only loss when he faced Julius Anglickas in 2020, after this match he has beat Gustavo Trujillo, Grant Neal and Jose Augusto Azevedo Barros.
Bellator 280 info
Event: Bellator 280: Bader vs. Kongo 2
Where: AccorHotels Arena, Paris, France
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
Bellator 280 fight card
Here is the Bellator 280 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on Showtime)
Ryan Bader vs Cheick Kongo
Yoel Romero vs Alex Polizzi
Davy Gallon vs Benjamin Brander
Lorenz Larkin vs Kyle Stewart
Mike Shipman vs Gregory Babene
Pedro Carvalho vs Piotr Niedzielski
Lewis Long vs Thibault Gouti
Fabacary Diatta vs Jordan Barton
Soren Bak vs Charlie Leary
Yves Landu vs Gavin Hughes
Lucie Bertaud vs Katarzyna Sadura
Youcef Ouabbas vs Matthieu Duclos
Victor Verchere vs Bourama Camara
Romero vs Polizzi full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Yoel Romero Palacio vs Alex Polizzi as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
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SPOILER – Highlights
Romero vs Polizzi result
Yoel Romero Palacio defeated Alex Polizzi via TKO at 4:59, round 3.