Renan Barao moved closer to a shot at the bantamweight title as the once-beaten Brazilian claimed a unanimous decision over Scott Jorgensen on the UFC 143 main card in Las Vegas for his 28th-straight win overall and third in a row in the UFC.
Meanwhile, middleweight Ed Herman picked up his third-straight victory with a second-round submission of previously unbeaten Clifford Starks to kick off the UFC 143 pay-per-view.
The official UFC 143 results were:
- Renan Barao def. Scott Jorgensen via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Ed Herman def. Clifford Starks via submission (rear naked choke) – Round 2, 1:43
Pictured: Renan Barao