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Renan Barao, Eddie Wineland Set For Co-Main At UFC 165

Renan Barao will put his interim UFC bantamweight title on the line this September against Eddie Wineland. The bout will be the co-main event for UFC 165: Jones vs. Gustafsson.

That makes two title fights for the September 21 card from Toronto, as Jon Jones defends his UFC light heavyweight title in the main event vs. Alexander Gustafsson.

Barao (30-1) has gone 5-0 in his UFC career. He was scheduled to face Wineland last month, but a training injury knocked him out.

Wineland (20-8-1) is an even 2-2 inside the Octagon. first confirmed news of the booking with the UFC.