Report: Veronica Macedo Faces Amanda Lemos At UFC Fight Night Busan


A women’s flyweight division attraction has been added to UFC Fight Night Busan according to Adriano Albuquerque of Combate as Veronica Macedo is in action against Amanda Lemos.

Macedo (6-3-1) has won just one of four under the UFC banner, with that lone win coming over Polyana Viana at UFC Fight Night Uruguay. Macedo has suffered three losses as a professional MMA fighter, with one loss by KO/TKO, one by submission and the other by way of decision. Macedo also went undefeated as an amateur MMA fighter, with those victories coming over Chrissy Audin and Angela Danzig. 

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Lemos (6-1-1) is winless thus far in UFC competition, having dropped a bout to Leslie Smith via second round TKO at UFC Fight Night Glasgow. Lemos is back in action for the first time in over two years after accepting a two year suspension from the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Lemos has competed eight times as a professional MMA fighter and none of those bouts went the distance. 

UFC Fight Night Busan takes place on Saturday, December 21 from the Sakij Arena in Busan, South Korea with Brian Ortega and Chan Sung Jung headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which streams live on ESPN+.

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