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"Dama de Ferro"

Polyana Viana

Women's Strawweight Division • 12-4-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 4
    Wins by Knockout
  • 8
    Wins by Submission
Striking accuracy 42% 42%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
136
Sig. Strikes Attempted
324
Grappling accuracy 38% 38%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
2
Takedowns Attempted
8
3.89
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.26
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.29
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
1.29
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
54
%
Sig. Str. Defense
50
%
Takedown Defense
0.00
Knockdown Ratio
08:45
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
107 (79%)
Clinch
15 (11%)
Ground
14 (10%)

Sig. Str. by target

47% 64 Head 33% 45 Body 20% 27 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
4 (33%)
DEC
0 (0%)
SUB
8 (67%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Viana vs Whitmire

    Round
    1
    Time
    01:53
    Method
    SUB
  • Win

    Macedo vs Viana

    Round
    1
    Time
    1:09
    Method
    SUB

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
State of Pará, Brazil
Fighting style
Jiu-Jitsu
Age
28
Height
65.00
Weight
115.00
Octagon Debut
Feb. 04, 2018
Reach
67.00
Leg reach
38.50
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting?  I started training in 2013 because my friends encouraged me to start.

What ranks, and titles have you held? I 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.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? 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.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I started college but gave it up to pursue a career as a fighter.

What was your job before you started fighting?  Before I started fighting professionally, I was a gas station attendant.

Favorite grappling technique: The triangle

Favorite Striking technique: Counter straight

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