Tecia Torres who is an American Mixed Martial Artist was born on 16th August 1989. For now, she is signed with Ultimate Fighting Championship in strawweight division. She is the native of Fall River, Massachusetts, United States. She belongs to American nationality. From the age of 5, Torres has been involved in the martial arts. As a child, she began in taekwondo and after reaching 12 years, she received a black belt in the Jhoon Rhee taekwondo. In addition to that, she has also an amateur muay thai record of the sixteen victories as well as four losses.

At the beginning of her amateur mixed martial arts career, she started in the year 2011. She then won each of seven bouts by obtaining 115 pound titles in t eh MMA Solutions, US Freedom Fighter Championship as well as American Battle Championships. She then moved to the professional mixed martial arts in the year 2012 and signed with the Invicta Fighting Championships. It was on 6th October 2012 when Tecia made her professional as well as promotional debut against the Kaiyana Rain which was held at the Invicta FC3: Penne vs. Sugiyama. She won the match via unanimous decision. On 5th January 2013, she faced Paige VanZant at the Invicta FC 4: Esparza vs. Hyatt where she won all the judges’ score cards. After that, on 13th July of the same year, she won the unanimous decision over Rose Namajunas at Invicta FC 6: Coenen vs. Cyborg. Her final match of the year 2013 was on 7th December 2013 against Felica Herrig at the Invicta FC 7: Honchak vs. Smith where she won the unanimous decision.

Later, it was announced on December of 2013 that Tecia was one of the 11 women who were signed by Ultimate Fighter Championship for its strawweight division which was newly created. In the announcement, it was also said that she would be competing as the cast member of The Ultimate Fighter reality series as the part of tournament to crown inaugural strawweight champion. She then made her UFC debut on 12 the December of the year 2014 at The Ultimate Fighter: A champion will be crowned finale against the fellow Angela Magana. She won it via dominant unanimous decision.

Apart from that, Tecia is now at the age of 25 and she stands at the height of five feet and one inch. According to Unified Women’s MMA Rankings, currently, she is ranked at number 6 female strawweight fighter in world. In addition to that, Tecia has a nick named “The Tiny Tornado”. As she has maintained to keep her profile low, we do not have much more information regarding her personal life. We do not know whether she has a boyfriend or is she dating anyone. She loves to workout when free. But, Tecia is a young grown up girl, we may guess that she has many loved ones. 

  • American
  • 155 cm
  • 1989-08-16
  • Mixed martial artist
  • Not yet
  • Unknown
  • 115 lbs
  • Not yet
  • White
  • N/A
  • The Ultimate Fighter
  • 2013 Strawweight of the Year
  • Fall River, Massachusetts
  • /wiki/Tecia_Torres
  • Artist
  • Ultimate Fighting Championship in strawweight division
  • Not Disclosed
  • Unknown
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