|Born||Renée Forte Teixeira|
March 27, 1987
Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
|Height||5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)|
|Weight||155 lb (70 kg; 11.1 st)|
|Reach||71.0 in (180 cm)|
|Style||Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Karate, Muay Thai|
|Fighting out of||Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil|
|Team||Team Nogueira |
|Rank||Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black belt in |
Purple belt in Karate
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Renée Forte Teixeira (born March 27, 1987) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who formerly fought in the lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He was a competitor on The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil.
Forte compiled a 7-1 professional record before joining The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil cast.
The Ultimate Fighter
Forte was selected to compete on the inaugural season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil. Forte got into the house with a decision win over Fabio Luiz Vital da Costa.
In his opening round fight, Forte was submitted by Daniel Sarafian in the second round with a rear naked choke.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
In his fourth UFC fight, Forte faced promotional newcomer Frank Trevino on March 15, 2014 at UFC 171. He lost the fight via unanimous decision, and was subsequently released from the promotion shortly after.
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|12 matches||8 wins||4 losses|
|Loss||8–4||Francisco Trevino||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 171||March 15, 2014||3||5:00||Dallas, Texas, United States||157 lb catchweight bout; Forte missed weight|
|Loss||8–3||John Makdessi||KO (punches)||UFC 165||September 21, 2013||1||2:01||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Win||8–2||Terry Etim||Decision (unanimous)||UFC on Fuel TV: Barão vs. McDonald||February 16, 2013||3||5:00||London, England, United Kingdom||Lightweight debut.|
|Loss||7–2||Sérgio Moraes||Submission (rear-naked choke)||UFC 153||October 13, 2012||2||3:10||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Win||7–1||Renan Santos||TKO (retirement)||Amazon Fight 8||May 27, 2011||3||1:52||Belem, Pará, Brazil|
|Loss||6–1||Mario Sartori||KO (punch)||International Fighter Championship||April 29, 2011||2||3:10||Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil|
|Win||6–0||Anderson Melo||TKO (punches)||Champions Night 14||June 5, 2010||1||1:38||Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil|
|Win||5–0||Julio Cesar Andrade||Decision (split)||Shooto Brazil 14||November 28, 2009||3||5:00||Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Win||4–0||Ramon Dias||Decision (unanimous)||Jungle Fight 13||March 28, 2009||3||5:00||Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil|
|Win||3–0||Jeferson dos Santos||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Kabra Fight Nordeste||March 13, 2008||1||N/A||Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil|
|Win||2–0||Andre Vasconcelos||Decision (unanimous)||Furia Fight 3||March 17, 2007||3||5:00||Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil|
|Win||1–0||Elinardo Silva Costa||Submission (armbar)||Rino's FC 1||February 9, 2006||N/A||N/A||Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil|
- "Renee Forte - Official UFC Fighter Profile". UFC.com. Retrieved March 16, 2014.
- "Etim-Forte added to UFC on FUEL TV 7". MMAjunkie.com. 6 December 2012. Retrieved 6 December 2012.
- Staff (2013-07-23). "John Makdessi vs. Renee Forte added to UFC 165 in Toronto". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2013-07-23.
- "Report: UFC releases Bubba McDaniel and Renee Forte". bloodyelbow.com. 21 April 2014. Retrieved 21 April 2014.