Michelle Nicolini Returns To MMA in February



The 2013 ADCC World Grappling champion Michelle Nicolini will go back to MMA next month.

She is expected to face English MMA fighter Lanchana Green at Made4theCage event in Houghton, England February 22. .

Nicolini (1-0 MMA) is a multiple time world BJJ champion, and is a black belt under her ex-husband Robert Drysdale. She won back to back BJJ world titles and won her weight class at ADCC last October. Her MMA debut was 2 years ago. The fight went down at Peru’s Inka Fight event, and the CheckMat rep put her slick ground game to work in swiftly tapping out local fighter Cristina Mejia.

Lanchana Green who is a 9-7 Muay Thai fighter will be making her MMA debut. 

The fight is at 115 pounds. 

Watch Michelle’s MMA debut fight: