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Renato Moicano

Renato Moicano

Nationality :Brazil
Date Of Birth :May 21, 1989
Height :5 feet 11 inches
Weight :70 kg

Renato Moicano is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who competes in the Lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A professional MMA competitor since 2010, Moicano made a name for himself fighting all over his home country of Brazil and is the former interim Jungle Fight Featherweight Champion. As of June 13, 2023, he is #13 in the UFC lightweight rankings.[10]


BornRenato Alves Carneiro 
May 21, 1989 (age 34)
Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
Height5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight155 lb (70 kg; 11 st 1 lb)
DivisionFeatherweight (2010–2019)
Lightweight (2020–present)
Reach72 in (183 cm) 

Renato Moicano Biography, EarlyLife

Renato Moicano was born in Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil, on May 21, 1989. He has been involved in martial arts since he was a child and has progressed to become an MMA and Muay Thai instructor. His parents’ information has not been discovered.

Renato Moicano Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Renato Moicano’s Height, And Weight

Renato Moicano stands 5′ 11″ (1.80 m) tall and weighs around 70 kg. He competes in the UFC’s lightweight class. athletes in the lightweight division can weigh anywhere from pounds to pounds, although due to weight cutting, many MMA athletes walk about 10 to 30 pounds heavier than their weight class maximum limit.


After an undefeated professional record in eight fights, Moicano faced Ismael Bonfim for the interim Jungle Fight Featherweight Championship. He won the fight via rear naked choke submission in the first round.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

On December 12, 2014, it was announced that Moicano signed with the UFC, and was scheduled to replace Rony Jason against Tom Niinimäki on 10 days’ notice at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Dollaway. He won the fight via rear naked choke submission in the second round.

Moicano later was scheduled to fight Mirsad Bektic on May 30, 2015, at UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves, but he was pulled from the bout due to injury and replaced by Lucas Martins.

On March 14, 2016, it was announced that Moicano would face Zubaira Tukhugov at UFC 198. for his second UFC appearance. He was the underdog in the fight but won via split decision.

Moicano was expected to face Mike De La Torre on September 24, 2016, at UFC Fight Night 95, but was forced to pull out with injury and was replaced on short notice by Godofredo Pepey.

For his third fight, Moicano faced Jeremy Stephens on April 15, 2017, at UFC on Fox 24. He won the fight by split decision.

Moicano faced Brian Ortega on July 29, 2017, at UFC 214. He lost the fight via guillotine choke submission in the third round. This fight earned a Fight of the Night bonus. After the fight with Ortega, Moicano moved from Brazil to the United States to train at the American Top Team.

Moicano faced Calvin Kattar on April 7, 2018, at UFC 223. He won the fight by unanimous decision.

Moicano faced Cub Swanson on August 4, 2018, at UFC 227. He won the fight via a rear naked choke submission. This win earned him the Performance of the Night award.

Moicano was scheduled to face Mirsad Bektic on December 8, 2018, at UFC 231; however, it was reported on 15 November 2018 that Bektic was forced to pull out of the bout due to an undisclosed injury and the bout was canceled.

Moicano faced José Aldo on February 2, 2019, in the co-main event at UFC Fight Night 144. He lost the fight via TKO in the second round.

Moicano faced Chan Sung Jung on June 22, 2019, in the main event at UFC on ESPN+ 12. He lost the fight via TKO in the first round.

Moicano faced Damir Hadžović in a lightweight bout on March 14, 2020, at UFC Fight Night 170. He won the fight via a rear naked choke submission in round one.

Moicano was scheduled to face Magomed Mustafaev on October 18, 2020, at UFC Fight Night 180. However, Moicano pulled out of the fight in mid-September for undisclosed reasons. Two weeks later, it was reported that Moicano was scheduled to face Rafael Fiziev on November 28, 2020, at UFC on ESPN: Smith vs. Clark. In turn, Moicano pulled out on November 28 after testing positive for COVID-19 and the bout was rescheduled for UFC 256. He lost the fight via TKO in the first round.

Moicano faced Jai Herbert on June 26, 2021, at UFC Fight Night 190. He won the fight via a rear naked choke in round two.

Moicano faced Alexander Hernandez on February 12, 2022, at UFC 271. He won the bout via rear naked choke in the second round.

Moicano was tabbed as a short-notice replacement for Rafael Fiziev and faced Rafael dos Anjos on March 5, 2022, at UFC 272. The bout was contested at a catchweight of 160 pounds. He lost the fight via unanimous decision.

Moicano faced Brad Riddell on November 12, 2022, at UFC 281. He won the bout via a rear naked choke in the first round.

Moicano was scheduled to face Arman Tsarukyan on April 29, 2023, at UFC on ESPN: Song vs. Simón. However, Moicano withdrew due to an injury.

Renato Moicano’s Net Worth

Renato Moicano has had a good MMA career. He has competed in 15 matches since his professional debut, with a record of 13 wins, 1 defeat, and 1 draw. His stated earnings from his excellent record are $175,000.

Despite knowing his financial earnings, we are unable to estimate his net worth at this time due to a lack of information on his annual revenue and personal assets.

Renato Moicano’s Girlfriend, Dating

Renato Moicano not only has a fantastic career, but he also has a good love life. He is currently happily married to Priscila Van Der Brooke.

Priscila, like Moicano, is an MMA professional who debuted on December 2, 2017. The couple is married, but they do not appear to be ready to have a child.

Renato Moicano Awards

Mixed martial arts 

  • Jungle Fight
    • Interim Jungle Fight Featherweight Championship (One time)
  • Ultimate Fighting Championship
    • Fight of the Night (One time) vs. Brian Ortega 
    • Performance of the Night (One time) vs. Cub Swanson
  • ESPN
    • 2022 Best On-The-Mic Moment of the Year at UFC 281


What is the net worth of Renato Moicano?

His net worth is 1 to 5 million dollars.

What is the height of Renato Moicano?

His height is 5 feet 11  inches.

What is the age of Renato Moicano?

His age is 34 years as of 2023.

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