Originally posted on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 7/22/12
“UFC 149: Faber vs. Barao” took place Saturday inside Scotiabank Saddledome in Canada. Last night’s fights were met with very little fanfare, and now we all know why. Despite making their long-awaited debut in Calgary, and having Bret “The Hitman” Hart in attendance, ticket-payers were far from thrilled with the show’s product. Boos rained down from the rafters for most of the featured bouts, including during the main event between Urijah Faber and Renan Barao (Pictured). UFC president Dana White was thoroughly disgusted with much of the card, as well. BTW, Barao took home the interim bantamweight crown with a lopsided unanimous decision victory. Quick Results (Play-by-Play): Preliminary Card: (Facebook) Anton Kuivanen Defeated Mitch Clarke via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) Antonio Carvalho Defeated Daniel Pineda via KO (Punches) at 1:11 in the 1stRound (FX) Bryan Caraway Defeated Mitch Gagnon via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 1:39 in the 3rdRound Ryan Jimmo Defeated Ant...
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