Michelle Waterson, an American mixed martial artist

Former Invicta FC Atomweight Champion, Michelle E. Waterson, is an American mixed martial artist who regularly competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). She has also learned Karate, Mushu, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Boxing, and Wrestling. And we’ll see here at the imminent Rio 2016 Olympics that start today.

Michelle Waterson fights in the division of strawweight for the organization Ultimate Fighting Championship. She previously played in the division of the organization atom weights Invicta FC, which was champion of the category from 2013 to 2014 with a title defense.

She received Atomweight of the Year in 2013 at the Women’s Mixed Martial Arts Awards.
For the specialized site MMARising.com Waterson is the 15-th strongest fighter in the world pound- for-pound, while for unified rankings is No. 3 in the world of the atomweight category

Of Thai origins, Michelle Waterson grows in Aurora, Colorado. She started practicing karate at age 10 and later also specializes in wushu and muay thai. Since 2004 she is also a professional model.

He has got to grow its popularity in the US thanks to the participation in the reality show Fight Girls on the Oxygen channel along with Gina Carano and Bully Beatdown on MTV. She also appears in the song’s video clip Head Crusher of the thrash metal band Megadeth.

The 2016 Summer Olympics, commonly known as Rio 2016, is a major international multi-sport event in the tradition of the Olympic Games as governed by the International Olympic Committee. Opening rounds in certain events began on 3 August 2016—two days before the opening ceremony, and the Games will formally run from 5 August to 21 August 2016.

You can see other pics like those in our gallery on the official Michelle Waterson’s Instagram profile.