CSAC forbids Renan Barao from returning to bantamweight for UFC 214 bout

CSAC forbids Renan Barao from returning to bantamweight for UFC 214 bout.

Back in May, we learned that former bantamweight champion Renan Barao would be[returning to the division he once ruled…

According to a report from FloCombat.com, however, the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) will not be allowing Barao to brave another gruelling cut to the bantamweight division’s 136 pound cap – a cut that has gone disastrously for him in the past. Instead, the commission has decided to change Barao and Sterling’s fight to a 140 pound catchweight so that Barao doesn’t put himself in danger by cutting down to 136.

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