Urijah Faber said during the post-fight interview that he felt like Renan Barao broke one of his ribs during early action Satrday night in their main event fight at UFC 149: Faber vs. Barao. Now, thanks to an X-ray, we have found out that is what happened.
Faber was defeated via decision to Barao, as the Brazilian claimed the interim UFC bantamweight championship. “The California Kid” posted an update on Twitter Sunday.
“Congrats 2 Renan Barao. He’s a tough dude,” Faber said. “Broke my rib in the 1st with a great knee. Thank u 4 all the support.”
Check out the damage done by Barao to Faber in the picture below: