Veronica Macedo, born on October 30, 1995, is a professional MMA fighter out of Poznań, Poland. She currently ranks 8th as Top Women Bantamweight fighter.
She first began training in martial arts when she was 8 years old. After watching old Bruce Lee movies,
she got inspired to learn the art and style of fighting. Her father soon began taking her to Karate classes
after which she continued to progress.
She is known for being the youngest female fighter on the 2017 UFC roster. She is also known for having
a Black Belt in Taekwondo and a Brown Belt Jiu-Jitsu. She was born and raised in Caracas Venezuela,
and she cites her father as an inspiration for her career in fighting. She currently holds a professional
record of 5 wins, 1 loss against Chrissy Audin via brutal knockout and 1 draw.
Recently, the UFC has announced that Veronica Macedo is to face Andrea Lee on May 19, 2018 in Chile.