On April 17, Alexander Romanov will have his third fight in the UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Costa.
April 17 Alexander Romanov (13-0 – all victories are early. 5 KO / TKO, 8 receptions, is the champion of the project of the EAGLES FC heavy division). will play against Juan Espino (10-1 / 7 receptions, 1 KOs, 2 decisions) UFC record: 2-0.
Note that in his entire career, Espino suffered only 1 defeat from Vitaly Minakov in April 2011 at the League S-70 tournament. This was his third pro fight. Further in his career, only victories. He won the last two in the UFC, winning ahead of schedule with Justin Frazier in 2018 and Jeff Hughes in 2020.
– My next opponent is Juan Espino. At the beginning of my career, we were supposed to meet in the framework of the Eagles project in the Republic of Moldova.
But the matchmakers could not agree and our fight did not take place. The UFC will give us a chance to find out who is better and put an end to this question. April 17th in Las Vegas! I will work to please you with a bright performance. – said Alexander Romanov.
It is also worth noting that Romanov won his second fight against De Lima with an unusual reception and this victory entered the top five for the 2020 season. An interesting fact is that the battle between Romanov and Espino was planned at the beginning of Alexander\’s career as part of the EAGLES project, but did not take place.