UFC on FUEL 7 in Tweets: Pros react to Barao vs. McDonald, Swanson vs. Poirier

Nine years ago, Renan Barao lost his professional debut at a local show in Natal, Brazil. Since then he has only compiled one of the most impressive standing streaks in modern mixed martial arts, rolling through 31 straight fights unbeaten. Saturday night was no exception.

Utilizing a rangy and explosive attack, Barao dismantled 22-year-old wunderkind Michael McDonald en route to a fourth-round submission victory at UFC on FUEL TV 7, adding an air of legitimacy to his UFC interim bantamweight strap and rocketing interest in his eventually clash with sidelined champion Dominick Cruz.

The volatile title tilt served as a fitting capper for an English crowd already buzzing after featherweight contenders Cub Swanson and Dustin Poirier set London's Wembley Arena on fire with the pair's thrilling co-main event. And as always, a flood of professional fighters were right there to commentate along with the action.

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SWANSON TOPS POIRIER

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TE HUNA SURVIVES EARLY SCARE

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