Renan Barao claimed the UFC interim bantamweight title with a unanimous decision over Urijah Faber tonight in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Barao punished Faber through five rounds with kicks to the left leg while Faber attempted takedowns that were repeatedly stuffed. The judges scored it 49-46, 50-45, 49-46 for Barao, 29-1, who retains a win streak dating back to 2005 . . . Click here for more on UFC.com
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