Renan Barao has sustained an undisclosed injury and been forced out of his UFC 161 interim title defense against Eddie Wineland, according to reports.
Barao and Wineland were scheduled to headline the card, which takes place on June 15 at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
No replacements have been confirmed for the match, and the UFC is yet to announce a change to the UFC 161 card.
At the time of this publication, a bout between Dan Henderson and Rashad Evans is tabbed to co-main event the card, preceded by a rematch between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira.
GRACIEMAG.com will update with changes to the UFC 161 card as more information becomes available.
News of the Barao injury was first reported by Tatame.