Polyana Viana A.K.A Dama de Ferro from São Geraldo do Araguaia, Para Brazil
She started training in 2013 because my friends encouraged me to start.
She have been an 8-time state champion of jiu-jitsu in the state of Pará, Brazil, 7-time state champion of jiu-jitsu in the state of Maranhão, Brazil, 5-time state champion of jiu-jitsu in the state of Tocantins, Brazil, 1-time state champion of jiu-jitsu in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil, World champion of jiu-jitsu in 2015, and champion of Jungle Fight.
She states, It means the realization of a dream, and now that I am in the UFC, I will go after my next dream, which is winning the belt.
She had started college but gave it up to pursue a career as a fighter.
Before she started with fighting professionally, she was a gas station attendant.
Her Favorite grappling technique isThe triangle
Her Favorite Striking technique is Counter straight.
Polyana Viana will be facing JJ Aldrich at UFC 227