UFC 169: Barao vs. Faber II Official Results

UFC 169: Barao vs. Faber II goes down tonight, February 1st, 2014 from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

The event was expected to be headlined by the long awaited return of the bantamweight champion, Dominick Cruz. However, on January 6th, UFC president, Dana White announced that Cruz had torn his groin in training, pulled from the event and vacated his title, making Barao the undisputed bantamweight champion. Urijah Faber stepped up to replace Cruz in a rematch of their interim title bout at UFC 149.

The co-main event will be UFC featherweight champion, Jose Aldo defending his title against top contender, Ricardo Lamas.

Heavyweights collide as former UFC heavyweight champion, Frank Mir takes on former Strikeforce heavyweight champion, Alistair Overeem.

The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. The official results begin at approximately 6:30 p.m. ET (3:30 p.m. PT) for the preliminary card and 10 p.m. ET for the main card.

The official results:

Renan Barao def. Urijah Faber via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 3:42
Jose Aldo def. Ricardo Lamas (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
Alistair Overeem def. Frank Mir via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Ali Bagautinov def. John Lineker via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Abel Trujillo def. Jamie Varner via knockout (punch) – Round 2, 2:32
Alan Patrick def. John Makdessi via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Chris Cariaso def. Danny Martinez via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Nick Catone def. Tom Watson via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 30-27)
Al Iaquinta def. Kevin Lee via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-27)
Clint Hester def. Andy Enz via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
Rashid Magomedov def. Tony Martin via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Neil Magny def. Gasan Umalatov via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

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