“Karate Hottie” Michelle Waterson Joins UFC

The UFC women’s Strawweight division is seeing another big contender join its ranks as news broke that former Invicta Atomweight champion Michelle Waterson has signed with the UFC. Waterson or “Karate Hottie” as she has been nicknamed, holds a record of 12-4, 3 KO/TKO, 8 Submission and 2 Decision wins in her MMA career as well as holding a black belt in Karate. She has a well accomplished career at only 29, with a triumph in Invicta, as well as winning the “Fight of the Night” award in her Invicta debut, and headlining 3 events after.

In only her second fight with Invicta she defeated the current at the time UFC strawweight #3 Jessica Penne for the Atomweight championship,and continuing to successfully defend the title once before falling short to hands of Herica Tiburcio back in December.

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