UFC interim champ Renan Barao's coach prefers title shot, but doesn't want to wait


(This story first ran at PressConnects.com) BALTIMORE — At 26 years old, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admits it is difficult even for him to realize he could soon be considered the best fighter in the history of mixed martial arts. But it’s a reality (…)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 24 days ago
  • 6 views

UFC 177 already featured one of the most maligned pay-per-view lineups in promotion history. That was before Renan Barao dropped out of his bantamweight title rematch against T.J. Dillashaw on Friday read news >>

  • 24 days ago
  • 16 views

Ben Askren is taking shots at the UFC just hours after winning ONE FC gold, this time asking for his free title shot since Joe Soto is filling in for Renan Barao at UFC 177. Just a few hours ago Ben read news >>

  • 24 days ago
  • 56 views

Renan Barao's failure to make weight for today's UFC 177 weigh-ins not only has cost him tomorrow's title shot, but he will not be granted an immediate shot when he returns. In the span of 3 months, read news >>

  • 24 days ago
  • 3 views

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Renan Barao won’t be fighting T.J. Dillashaw at Saturday night’s UFC 177 event, but he can already chalk up the evening as a career-changing loss.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 24 days ago
  • 11 views

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight champion Renan Barao took a huge step backwards on Friday when he passed out while trying to make weight for his championship rematch against read news >>

  • 24 days ago
  • 11 views

When Renan Barao withdrew from his main event bout with T.J. Dillashaw at UFC 177, he gave up his right to an immediate rematch for the bantamweight title. read news >>

  • 29 days ago
  • 11 views

In arguably the biggest and most shocking title upset in UFC history, current bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw dominated former kingpin Renan Barao at UFC 173. With tactical precision, overwhelming read news >>

  • 29 days ago
  • 1 views

When a fighter goes more than a decade without experiencing the bitter taste of defeat the way Renan Barao had going into UFC 173 back in May, there is a sense of complacency that can settle in. Not read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 1 views

Champ TJ Dillashaw endures a strong earthquake, centered just an hour away from his home, while Barao goes low-tech to fine tune his skills. read news >>