UFC 161 main event may be in jeopardy (updated)



The Brazilian magazine Tatame reported today that Renan Barao has pulled out of his main event at UFC 161 on 6/15 in Winnipeg due to a right foot injury.

UFC officials have confirmed the injury and said Barao is probably off the show.

Barao vs. Eddie Wineland for the interim bantamweight title was the listed five-round main event, although the biggest fights on the show were really Dan Henderson vs. Rashad Evans and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Shogun Rua..