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Yoel Romero-Clifford Starks Added To UFC On Fox 7 Lineup

Middleweights Yoel Romero and Clifford Starks have signed to face each other this April. The two will compete on the prelims at UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Melendez.

The card goes down April 20 from San Jose and the HP Pavilion. The main event features Benson Henderson defending his UFC lightweight title against Gilbert Melendez.

Starks (8-1) returns after a 14-month layoff following a loss to Ed Herman. He won his UFC debut, defeating Dustin Jacoby.

Romero (4-1) is a former Olympian who won silver while competing for Cuba. He suffered his first loss in Strikeforce in 2011, as Rafael Cavalcante knocked him out.