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Renan Barao's 2nd title defense set

Updated: March 6, 2013, 1:47 PM ET
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

Interim bantamweight champion Renan Barao will look to defend his title a second time against Eddie Wineland at UFC 161.

UFC president Dana White confirmed the bout to ESPN.com. The pay-per-view event is scheduled to take place June 15 at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Barao (30-1) has made a name for himself while champion Dominick Cruz has been sidelined with a knee injury. He took the interim title last July with a decision win over Urijah Faber, and then defended it last ...

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