Renan Barao Wins Interim Bantamweight Title: Full UFC 149 Results

Renan Barao celebrates as Dana White presents him with the UFC Bantamweight Championship belt

UFC 149 had many interesting storylines play out, the headline of which being the Interim Bantamweight Championship between Renan Barao and Urijah Faber. Barao kept his distance against the smaller Faber and won a decision across the board for the judges. We also saw Tim Boetch upset UFC newcomer Hector Lombard, James Head upset the long time undefeated Brian Ebersole, and Ryan Jimmo tie the UFC record for fastest knockout in the promotion’s history.

Main Card (PPV)
Weight Class Winner Loser Method Time
Bantamweight Brazil Renan Barao def. United States Urijah Faber Unanimous Decision (49-46, 50-45, 49-46) R5 – 5:00  
Middleweight United States Tim Boetsch def. Cuba Hector Lombard Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) R3 – 5:00
Heavyweight France Cheick Kongo def. United States Shawn Jordan Unanimous Decision (30-28, 30-27, 30-27) R3 – 5:00
Welterweight United States James Head def. United States Brian Ebersole Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) R3 – 5:00
Welterweight United States Matt Riddle def. Canada Chris Clements Submission (arm-triangle choke) R3 – 1:25
Preliminary Card (FX)
Middleweight bout Canada Nick Ring def. United States Court McGee Unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) R3 – 5:00
Bantamweight United States Francisco Rivera def. Canada Roland Delorme KO (punches) R1 – 4:19
Light Heavyweight Canada Ryan Jimmo def. Australia Anthony Perosh KO (punch) R1 – 0:07  
Bantamweight United States Bryan Caraway def. Canada Mitch Gagnon Submission (rear naked choke) R3 – 1:39
Preliminary Card (Facebook)
Featherweight Canada Antonio Carvalho def. United States Daniel Pineda KO (punches) R1 – 1:11
Lightweight Finland Anton Kuivanen def. Canada Mitch Clarke Split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00

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