Renan
Barao
35-3-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #1 Bantamweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night / 2 Fight of the Night
  1 Knockout of the Night / 1 Submission of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 12 fights.
Record: 35-3-0, 1NC
Summary: Submissions, striking, training team

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Baron
From: Natal Brazil
Fights Out Of: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Age: 28
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1654
34% Successful
568
Types of Successful Strikes
0
568
83% Standing
13%
471
74
23
Striking Defense
59
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
29
45% Successful
13
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
7
15
1
Takedown Defense
97
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Renan Barao
Jul 25, 2015
117
62
0
0
0
0
0
0
R4 KO/TKO
Win
Renan Barao
Dec 20, 2014
59
58
2
0
1
0
1
0
R3 Submission Performance of the Night
Renan Barao
May 24, 2014
64
140
0
0
0
2
0
2
R5 KO/TKO
Renan Barao
Feb 1, 2014
17
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Renan Barao
Sep 21, 2013
28
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO Knockout of the Night
Renan Barao
Feb 16, 2013
36
26
4
0
1
0
4
0
R4 Submission Submission of the Night
Renan Barao
Jul 21, 2012
60
85
0
0
0
0
0
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Renan Barao
Feb 4, 2012
104
73
0
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Renan Barao
Nov 5, 2011
10
37
0
0
0
1
0
1
R1 Submission
Win
Renan Barao
May 28, 2011
29
46
0
6
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Renan Barao
WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis
Dec 16, 2010
2
2
0
0
0
2
0
4
R1 Submission
Win
Renan Barao
WEC 49: Varner vs. Shalorus
Jun 20, 2010
22
28
1
1
0
2
0
3
R3 Submission

Biography

TRAINING: I'm very motivated now.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
  I started training in Boxing when I was 14.  I then added Jiu-Jitsu and started training MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held? Former UFC bantamweight champion, Shooto Brazil Champion, BJJ Black belt.

Do you have any heroes? My training partners, Jet Li.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?   This is the result of all my hard work.

What was your job before you started fighting?   I have always been a fighter and been training.

Favorite technique:
Triangle
• Training partner of UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo

• Lost first fight in 2005 – 35-1, 1 NC since

• Loss to Dillashaw snapped 22 fight winning streak

• Eight wins by KO, 15 by submission (6 RNC, kneebar, 2 triangle choke, toe hold, 2 armbar, kimura, 2 arm triangle)

• Made three successful title defenses

Career

Trained With

Jose Aldo
Jose Aldo
25-1-0
( W-L-D )
Luis Ramos
Luis Ramos
19-8-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Brad Pickett
Brad Pickett
25-11-0
( W-L-D )

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