Michelle Nicolini is a Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt and Mixed Martial Artist, and is one of the elite female athletes within the sport.

Michelle holds an outstanding x13 IBJJF world titles and was crowned ADCC champion back in 2013. Michelle is one of a few women to make the IBJJF hall of fame.

As a mixed martial artist, Michelle competes in One Championship, where her strong ability in jiu jitsu has been seen as an advantage in many of her wins.