Ricardo Romero

The matchmaking for the UFC hasn’t slowed down yet. The latest match-up will see Australian James Te Huna take on Ricardo Romero at UFC 135 in Denver.

UFC officials confirmed the bout on Monday.

After a successful debut at UFC 110 with a TKO over Igor Pokrajac, James Te Huna fell short in his second bout, losing by rear naked choke to Alexander Gustafsson.

Now Te Huna will make the long trip from Australia to the U.S. to face AMA Fight Club fighter Ricardo Romero.

Romero experienced almost the same path as his UFC 135 counterpart. Romero started out his UFC career with a win over Seth Petruzelli, but then suffered a tough loss in his next outing, getting knocked out by former “Ultimate Fighter” competitor Kyle Kingsbury.

Romero and Te Huna will meet on the undercard for the upcoming UFC 135 fight card in Denver, which is headlined by UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defending his belt against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson.

Check out the MMAWeekly.com Rumors page for more UFC news and rumors regarding the fight card.

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Corey Anderson vs. Tom Lawlor joins March's UFC 197 lineup

  • 28 days ago
  • 7 views

March’s UFC 197 fight card has another addition, this time in the light-heavyweight division.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Newcomer Kyle Bochniak a late addition to Sunday's UFC Fight Night 81 lineup

  • 28 days ago
  • 3 views

Undefeated promotional newcomer Kyle Bochniak is a late addition to this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 81 lineup.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Darren Elkins vs. Chas Skelly joins Las Vegas' UFC 197 lineup

  • 22 days ago
  • 3 views

A featherweight fight between Darren Elkins and Chas Skelly is the latest addition to March’s UFC 197 lineup.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Former M-1 Challenge heavyweight champ Marcin Tybura signs deal with UFC

  • 21 days ago
  • 18 views

The UFC has a new addition to its heavyweight division in the form of an ex-M-1 Challenge champion. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Marcelo Guimaraes vs. Vitor Miranda joins UFC 197 lineup

  • 15 days ago
  • 7 views

A middleweight bout between Marcelo Guimaraes and Vitor Miranda is the latest addition to March’s UFC 197 lineup.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Lion Fight 27 video: Tiffany Van Soest's latest triumph, Jared Papazian's muay Thai debut

  • 12 days ago
  • 37 views

In addition to Bellator and Victory FC events, Friday’s slate of combat sports included the latest offering from the Lion Fight muay Thai promotion. Check out the highlights.Filed under: AXS TV Fight read news >>

WSOF 29 main card complete with addition of three bouts

  • 7 days ago
  • 6 views

WSOF 29 has a complete main card following the announcement of three new bouts.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>

UFC 197: Cormier vs. Jones 2 Official with Addition of Flyweight Championship

  • 4 days ago
  • 8 views

Earlier this week, UFC president Dana White confirmed that Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones were being targeted for a fight in April. Now we have a date and a venue. read news >>

Rafael Natal meets Robert Whittaker at UFC 197

  • 2 days ago
  • 2 views

A middleweight matchup between Brazilian Rafael Natal and Australian Robert Whittaker is the latest addition to April’s UFC 197 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Bellator 151 card complete with addition of seven prelims in Oklahoma

  • 21 hours ago
  • 1 views

The card is complete for next month’s Bellator 151 event in Oklahoma with the addition of seven prelims.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>