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Completed MMA Bout

Renan Barão vs. Urijah Faber II

Main Event | UFC Bantamweight Championship | 135 lbs

Renan Barão defeats Urijah Faber via KO/TKO at 3:42 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Renan "The Baron" Barão
Mmaweekly large "The California Kid" Urijah Faber

Round 1

Renan Barão Urijah Faber

"The Baron" "The California Kid"

31-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   30-6-0
Climbed to 32-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 30-7
-350 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +280 (Moderate Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Br Brazil   Nationality   Us United States
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil   Fighting out of   Sacramento, California
27 years, 1 day   Age at Fight   34 years, 8 months, 4 days
135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   134.5 lbs (61.0 kgs)
5'6" (168cm)   Height   5'6" (168cm)
70.5" (179cm)   Reach   67.0" (170cm)
Nova União   Gym   Team Alpha Male
UFC 169
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 169: Barao vs. Faber 2
  • Date: Saturday 02.01.2014 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Herb Dean
  • Venue: Prudential Center
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Newark, New Jersey, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 12 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Barão Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Faber Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Bantamweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Barão
  • Event Links:

Barão vs. Faber II Wiki Update Wiki

Following former Champion Dominic Cruz's withdrawal from the bout due to a torn groin, the rematch between Barao and Faber was booked and promoted from an interim title match to the undisputed title after Cruz decided to vacate his belt.  

Last updated 01.06.2014, 9:26 PM ET
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Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  UFC 169: Barao and Faber Post-Fight Interviews report dead link

    Watch Renan Barao discuss his UFC 169 win over Urijah Faber in the cage.

  • Documentary  |  UFC 169 Countdown: Renan Barao vs. Urijah Faber report dead link

    Watch the official UFC Countdown segment for Renan Barao vs. Urijah Faber 2.

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