Renan Barão

"The Baron"
34 9 1
Wins Losses No Contest
Birth date January 31, 1987 (age 33)
Birth place Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Weight 145 lb (66 kg)
Reach 70 in (1.78 m)
Former UFC Bantamweight Champion
Former UFC Bantamweight Interim Champion

UFC Rankings

Fights

LOSS
Renan Barao
UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Jacaré
Nov 16, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Renan Barao
Luke Sanders
UFC on ESPN: Ngannou vs. Velasquez
Feb 17, 2019
KO (punches)
R2 – 1:01
LOSS
Renan Barao
Andre Ewell
UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anders
Sep 22, 2018
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Renan Barao
UFC on Fox: Emmett vs. Stephens
Feb 24, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Renan Barao #13 [FW]
UFC 214
Jul 29, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
Phillipe Nover
UFC Fight Night: Cyborg vs. Lansberg
Sep 24, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Renan Barao #2 [BW]
UFC Fight Night: Almeida vs. Garbrandt
May 29, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Renan Barao #1
UFC on Fox: Dillashaw vs. Barão 2
Jul 25, 2015
TKO (punches)
R4 – 0:35
WIN
Renan Barao #1
UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Dollaway
Dec 20, 2014
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R3 – 3:53
LOSS
Renan Barao Champion
UFC 173
May 24, 2014
TKO (head kick and punches)
R5 – 2:26
WIN
Renan Barao Champion
UFC 169
Feb 1, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 3:42
WIN
Renan Barao Interim Champion
UFC 165
Sep 21, 2013
TKO (spinning back kick and punches)
R2 – 0:35
WIN
Renan Barao Interim Champion
UFC on Fuel TV: Barão vs. McDonald
Feb 16, 2013
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R4 – 3:57
WIN
Renan Barao
UFC 149
Jul 21, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
UFC 143
Feb 4, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
UFC 138
Nov 5, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 4:09
WIN
Renan Barao
UFC 130
May 28, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
WEC 53
Dec 16, 2010
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 3:47
WIN
Renan Barao
Anthony Leone
WEC 49
Jun 20, 2010
Submission (armbar)
R3 – 2:29
WIN
Renan Barao
Sérgio Silva
Jungle Fight 17: Vila Velha
Feb 27, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
Jorge Enciso
Platinum Fight Brazil 2
Dec 5, 2009
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 3:42
WIN
Renan Barao
Marcio Nunes
Eagle Fighting Championship
Sep 26, 2009
Submission (kimura)
R1 – 2:45
WIN
Renan Barao
Paulo Dantas
Shooto 13
Aug 27, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
Jurandir Sardinha
Platinum Fight Brazil
Aug 13, 2009
TKO (punches)
R2 – 0:21
WIN
Renan Barao
Andre Luiz
Watch Out Combat Show 3
Mar 19, 2009
Submission (triangle choke)
R3 – 1:38
WIN
Renan Barao
Alexandre Pinheiro
Shooto Brazil 9
Nov 29, 2008
TKO (arm injury)
R3 – 0:58
WIN
Renan Barao
William Porfirio
Watch Out Combat Show 2
Sep 25, 2008
KO (knee)
R1 – 2:25
WIN
Renan Barao
Rogerio Silva
Watch Out Combat Show 2
Sep 25, 2008
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 3:21
WIN
Renan Barao
Fabiano Lucas
Shooto Brazil 8
Aug 30, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
Jetron Azevedo
Leal Combat
Jun 5, 2008
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 4:56
WIN
Renan Barao
Ronaldo Figueiredo
Natal Cage Vale Tudo
May 23, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
William Vianna
Shooto Brazil 6
Apr 19, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
NC
Renan Barao
Claudemir Souza
Black Bull Vale Tudo
Dec 12, 2007
NC (illegal soccer kick)
R1 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
Danilo Noronha
Shooto Brazil 4
Oct 27, 2007
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 0:33
WIN
Renan Barao
Erinaldo Rodriguez
Shooto Brazil 3
Jul 7, 2007
Submission (toe hold)
R1 – 1:33
WIN
Renan Barao
Janailson Pereira
Garra Fight
Apr 25, 2007
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
Carlos Heide
Garra Fight
Apr 25, 2007
Submission (triangle choke)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Renan Barao
Rony Jason
Cage Fight Nordeste
Nov 9, 2006
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Renan Barao
Caio Robson
Nordest Combat Championship
Sep 6, 2006
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:45
WIN
Renan Barao
Gleison Menezes
Rino's FC 2
Jun 8, 2006
Submission (kneebar)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Renan Barao
Dande Dande
Fight Ship Looking Boy 2
Nov 22, 2005
KO (punch)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Renan Barao
Anistavio Medeiros
Mossoro Fight
Aug 26, 2005
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 3:41
WIN
Renan Barao
Melk Freitas
Tremons Fight
May 13, 2005
TKO (punches)
R3 – 1:41
LOSS
Renan Barao
João Paulo Rodrigues
Heat FC 3
Apr 14, 2005
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00