Round 1 - Wineland rushes forward and wants no touch of gloves. He's ready to box. Barao on the outside, measuring things to start. Wineland lands a good right hand. Barao shoots in, but Wineland stands him up and takes him to the cage. Stalemate there, and Lavigne separates them. Wineland holds the center again. Barao just misses on a high kick. Wineland pushes him to the floor, but he pops back up. Barao kicks the leg, but Wineland answers with a bodyshot. Barao misses a spinning high kick. Wineland staying compact and attacking up the middle. Barao kicks the leg again. He lands a right hand, as well. Wineland with a sneaky Superman punch and then pushes off a takedown attempt. Barao continues to chop the leg. He lands a right hand. Champ picking things up as time winds down. Round ends, and MMAjunkie.com leans toward Wineland, 10-9.
Round 2 - Wineland again forward quickly. Barao lands a left hand. He's starting quicker this time, but Wineland happy to do the same. Spinning back kick lands to the chin for Barao, and Wineland is hurt. Barao follows to the ground to finish the job. Big left hand scores. More shots come in. Incredible finish.
Result: Champ Renan Barao def. Eddie Wineland via TKO (strikes) - Round 2, 0:35 - to retain UFC interim