It seems as if Yoel Romero might be sticking round at middleweight.

In line with a number of sources, a battle between Romero and Uriah Corridor is within the works for August. The UFC has but to challenge bout agreements for the battle, nor has it finalized a selected date, sources mentioned, however the present plan is for the bout to occur in August.

Romero (13-5) is coming off a unanimous determination loss to middleweight champion Israel Adesanya in March. The loss marked his third in a row. After the battle, there was discuss that Romero, 43, would check the waters at mild heavyweight, although that by no means materialized.

Corridor (15-9), who has gained two in a row, was scheduled to battle Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza at UFC 249 on Might 9. However that battle was canceled the night time earlier than the occasion as a result of Souza examined constructive for COVID-19.