Search Results For "Renan Barao"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Assuncao expects winner of Dillashaw vs. Barao
Assuncao expects winner of Dillashaw vs. Barao
Raphael Assuncao: "Because of my rib injury and not being cleared by the doctors, I couldn’t get the title fight at UFC 173 on May 24...I’m upset, but I’ll be training..."
03/28/2014
Raphael Assuncao: I'd be pissed if snubbed for title fight
Raphael Assuncao: I'd be pissed if snubbed for title fight
No.3 ranked bantamweight Raphael Assuncao: "A title shot, it wouldn't be a gift...I worked for it. They wouldn't be giving it to me for free. I earned it."
03/04/2014
Coach: Faber fought Barao with partially torn hamstring
Coach: Faber fought Barao with partially torn hamstring
Mike Roberts: “We took him [Urijah Faber] in and got an MRI, and they said it was a bruised ligament in his knee, so he could barely walk."
02/06/2014
Kenny Florian: Why Nova Uniao is amazingly great
Kenny Florian: Why Nova Uniao is amazingly great
Patience and goodwill towards the poor youth in Rio has helped Andre Pederneiras create two of the best UFC fighters the world has ever seen.
02/05/2014
Rankings Update 2.3.14: Barao up two spots in p4p
Rankings Update 2.3.14: Barao up two spots in p4p
With a dominant, albeit controversial, win over Urijah Faber, UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao has moved up two spots in the pound for pound rankings.
02/04/2014
Complete UFC 169 results
Complete UFC 169 results
UFC 169 took place Saturday, February 1st in East Rutherford, NJ. The card featured both a featherweight and bantamweight world title fight.
02/03/2014
White: UFC 169 was a 'catastrophe' with a cherry on top
White: UFC 169 was a 'catastrophe' with a cherry on top
"Renan Barao gets screwed and Urijah Faber gets screwed," said Dana White. "It’s the cherry on the 10-decision, record-breaking catastrophe this evening.”
02/03/2014
What is 'intelligent defense'?
What is 'intelligent defense'?
MMAJunkie's Danny Downes and Ben Fowlkes explain and argue the ruling of 'intelligent defense' as it matters in relationship to the bout between Urijah Faber and Renan Barao.
02/02/2014
Renan Barao stops Faber in first round, retains title
Renan Barao stops Faber in first round, retains title
The UFC 169 main event featured a fight between Urijah Faber and defending champion Renan Barao to determine the undisputed bantamweight champion.
02/02/2014
Twitter reacts to Barao vs. Faber stoppage
Twitter reacts to Barao vs. Faber stoppage
"Referees have the second hardest job in MMA after the fighters," said Joe Rogan. "I have the easiest and I f@$% up all the time. We're all flawed humans."
02/02/2014
Trujilo wins $125k in OTN bonuses
Trujilo wins $125k in OTN bonuses
At the post-fight press conference, UFC President Dana White announced the 'of the night bonus' performances and lightweight Abel Trujilo was the big winner.
02/02/2014
Long odds in top three fights at UFC 169
Long odds in top three fights at UFC 169
The Urijah Faber vs. Renan Barao, Ricardo Lamas vs. Jose Aldo, and Frank Mir vs. Alistair Overeem fights have pretty long odds. Most of rest of card is near even.
02/01/2014
UFC 169 staredown gallery
UFC 169 staredown gallery
Catch the UFC 169 main event staredown gallery with Urijah Faber and Renan Barao, Jose Aldo and Ricardo Lamas, and Frank Mir and Alistair Overeem.
01/31/2014
Dana White: Renan Barao is the P4P champ, if he beats Faber
Dana White: Renan Barao is the P4P champ, if he beats Faber
"If Barao goes out and stops Faber, he's probably the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world," said UFC president Dana White.
01/16/2014
Barao: I’m ready for anything
Barao: I’m ready for anything
Renan Barao: "But I’m ready for anything. I’m ready for the standup, I’m ready for the ground. I’m training hard for this, so I don’t care (where he wants it to go).”
01/07/2014
Faber didn't hesitate to take Barao fight
Faber didn't hesitate to take Barao fight
Dana White called Urijah Faber directly to approach him about taking a fight for the title on only three weeks notice. Faber didn't hesitate.
01/07/2014
Barao opens as 3-1 favorite over Faber
Barao opens as 3-1 favorite over Faber
For his chance to become the undisputed UFC bantamweight champion, Renan Barao will be a 3-1 favorite heading into a rematch with Urijah Faber.
01/06/2014
Cruz injured, to vacate title; Barao vs. Faber 2 for title
Cruz injured, to vacate title; Barao vs. Faber 2 for title
Today on Sports Center UFC President Dana White revealed that Dominick Cruz has been injured again and will be unable to fight in the bantamweight title unification bout.
01/06/2014
Johnson open to super fight with Barao/Cruz
Johnson open to super fight with Barao/Cruz
Demetrious Johnson: “The UFC’s doing a great job finding the new talent that’s out there and signing them...There’s great talent. We’ve got a lot of guys on the roster now.”
12/24/2013
Faber wants winner of Barao/Cruz
Faber wants winner of Barao/Cruz
Urijah Faber: "I like Barao (to win the fight), but I want to beat up Cruz. So it’s a mix there. It didn’t happen (with Cruz and I) after ‘The Ultimate Fighter.’"
12/17/2013
White: Faber is in the Vitor zone
White: Faber is in the Vitor zone
After coming up short in two title shots, Uirjah Faner appears to be in place for a third one vs. the winner of Dominick Cruz vs. Renan Barao at UFC 169.
12/16/2013
Barao eager for showdown with Cruz
Barao eager for showdown with Cruz
Renan Barao: ""This is just a chance to unify the belts and show everybody what I can do, and keep these belts for a while."
11/22/2013
Cruz returns, two title fights set for UFC 169
Cruz returns, two title fights set for UFC 169
Two long-awaited title fights will finally take place on one night, as Newark, NJ hosts UFC 169 on February 1 and the return of bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz.
10/29/2013
UFC instituting time restrictions on interim belts
UFC instituting time restrictions on interim belts
Dana White revealed today that he intends to introduce term limits whereby if the champion doesn't return, the interim champ will become the undisputed division champion.
10/07/2013
White: For all intents and purposes, Renan Barao is the real champion
White: For all intents and purposes, Renan Barao is the real champion
"For all intents and purposes, Renan Barao is the real champion," said Dana White. "He’s the one that’s beating the guys that need to be beaten.”
10/01/2013