Nobody expected Eddie Wineland to beat Renan Barao. Of course, nobody expected Barao to win in the manner he did either. The brilliant Brazilian landed a beautiful spinning kick to Wineland's face, sending him down to the mat, and then jumped on his fallen prey to pick up a TKO victory. The remarkable performance was one more on the impressive resume of one of MMA's best and brightest.
It was an eventful night in Toronto at UFC 165 with truly memorable performances and jaw-dropping finishes. The evening was highlighted by the instant classic between UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones and top contender Alexander Gustafsson. Their tilt went five full rounds with “Bones” being truly tested, even losing a few frames along the way before ultimately gritting it out and bringing home a gutsy decision win. While their bout was by far the best of the show, it wasn’t the only fight worth taking a look back at. (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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