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Lyoto Machida vs. Yoel Romero full fight video preview for UFC Fight Night 70 main event

Lyoto Machida has one last chance to prove he still belongs among the middleweight elite when he collides with surging division contender Yoel Romero in tonight's (Sat., June 27, 2015) UFC Fight Night 70 mixed martial arts (MMA) main event, locked and loaded for the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida (full fight card here).

And it's an interesting clash of styles, to say the least.

Machida (22-6) came storming out of the 185-pound gate after dropping down from the light heavyweight division, racking up consecutive wins over Mark Munoz and Gegard Mousasi. Since then, the karateka is just 1-2 and coming off a lopsided beatdown at the hands of Luke Rockhold.

Out of the frying pan and into the fire.

Romero (9-1) flirted with a Ronaldo Souza fight on several occasions; however, injuries shelved that title eliminator bout and sent "The Soldier of God" -- winner of five straight with four knockouts -- into "The Dragon's" lair, where he could graduate to a division title fight.

Easier said than done.

Remember that MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC Fight Night 70 fight card RIGHT HERE, starting with the FOX Sports 2 "Prelims" matches online, which are scheduled to start at 8 p.m. ET, right on through the FOX Sports 1 main card, which is slated to start at 10 p.m. ET.

See you tonight!