http://sportv.globo.com/site/combate...o-ufc-177.htmlFormer bantamweight champion Renan Barao, who was scheduled to face off against UFC 135-pound champion in the main event of Saturday’s card in Sacramento, Calif., was forced out of the bout after complications during his weight cut.
Joe Soto (15-2), who was set to take on Anthony Birchak on the preliminary portion of the card, will now take on Dillashaw for the bantamweight title. Combate and ESPN reported the news.
Renan Barão is out of the fight against TJ Dillashaw at UFC 177 The Brazilian fell ill during the afternoon in Sacramento and was taken to a hospital in the city for reviews. After being treated, the Brazilian fighter returned to the hotel where you are staying, but can not afford to fight for the belt-weights cocks UFC. Baron was in the process of weight loss in the bathtub of his hotel room in Sacramento and to stand up, felt dizzy. The fighter momentarily lost consciousness and fell, hitting his head. He was taken by ambulance and received saline into the vein - normal procedure in cases like this - and from this time would not be able to achieve the weight to fight for the belt. The head injury was an aggravation of their condition, also preventing the RN could act.