On Saturday, Feb. 16, the UFC  held its seventh broadcast on Fuel TV from the Wembley Arena in London, England.

In the night’s main event interim bantamweight champion Renan Barao defended his belt for the first time against surging 22-year-old Michael McDonald.

In addition to the main event, the main card also featured rising featherweights Dustin Poirier and Cub Swanson, light heavyweight sluggers Cyrille Diabate and Jimi Manuwa, ground specialist Gunnar Nelson, who welcomed Jorge Santiago back to the Octagon at welterweight, rising 205-pounders Ryan Jimmo and James Te Huna, and British welterweight Che Mills against Matt Riddle.

The event featured a total of 12 bouts. A three-hour, six-fight showcase aired on Fuel TV, while an additional six bouts streamed via the promotion’s YouTube page. The action kicked off at 12:15 p.m. ET with the live stream, with the main card beginning at 3 p.m. ET.

Below are highlights from the main event between Barao and McDonald (via Fox Sports). Barao retained his interim bantamweight title with a fourth-round submission. For a full recap and results of the entire card, click here.

The UFC on Fuel TV 7 card:

Main Card
Renan Barao vs. Michael McDonald – for interim bantamweight title
Dustin Poirier vs. Cub Swanson
Cyrille Diabate vs. Jimi Manuwa
Gunnar Nelson vs. Jorge Santiago
Ryan Jimmo vs. James Te Huna
Che Mills vs. Matthew Riddle
Preliminary Card
Terry Etim vs. Renee Forte
Danny Castillo vs. Paul Sass
Josh Grispi vs. Andy Ogle
Stanislav Nedkov vs. Tom Watson
Vaughan Lee vs. Motonobu Tezuka
Ulysses Gomez vs. Phil Harris

Photo: Renan Barao (L) delivers a punch (James Law/Heavy MMA)

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