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Invicta Fighting Championships are back, the all-female organization makes their first leap onto internet pay-per-view headlined by once beaten Australian Bec Hyatt going toe-to-toe with Bellator veteran and world-ranked fighter Carla Esparza for the inaugural strawweight championship.
Also, Shayna Baszler and Alexis Davis go to war in a fight that promises to deliver fireworks, Amanda Nunes battles Sarah D’Alelio, Hiroko Yamanaka makes her promotional debut against Ediane Gomes and much more on this thirteen fight bill.
For those of you cheapskates that aren’t putting down your $7.95, we got you covered with full results here.
Invicta FC strawweight championship bout: Carla Esparza vs. Bec Hyatt
Shayna Baszler vs. Alexis Davis
Leslie Smith vs. Raquel Pennington
Amanda Nunes vs. Sarah D’Alelio
Ediane Gomes vs. Hiroko Yamanaka
Joanne Calderwood vs. Livia Von Plettenberg
Stephanie Frausto vs. Cassie Rodish
Tamikka Brents vs. Amanda Bell
Liz McCarthy vs. Jodi...
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Invicta's 4th event is officially in the bag and the full results are in. We've listed the final outcome of each fight below for your convience. Check back with us tomorrow for posts a' plenty on tonights event, the aftermath, and what's next for Invicta after what was another great showing.
• Strawweight Title Bout: Carla Esparza (9-2) defeats Bec Hyatt (4...
It was another great night of Team Cesar Gracie. Leslie "The Peacemaker" Smith had just defeated Raquel Pennington in a grudge matche of sorts by putting on a trademark Diazesque performance filled with taunting and high level striking.
Next up was Alexis Davis, who would be given the opportunity to avenge the loss she suffered against Shayna Baszler back in 2010. Davis...
Main Card Weight Class vs. Method Round Time Notes Strawweight Carla Esparza vs. Bec Hyatt Note 1 Bantamweight Shayna Baszler vs. Alexis Davis Bantamweight Leslie Smith vs. Raquel Pennington Bantamweight Amanda Nunes vs. Sarah D’Alelio Featherweight Ediane Gomes def. Hiroko Yamanaka unanimous decision 3 5:00 Strawweight Joanne Calderwood def. Livia...
Invicta 4 is now in the books and ultimately will be remembered as an event that scored inside the cage, but was a letdown in what happened outside of it.
The main event saw Carla Esparza capture the promotion’s inaugural strawweight title by grinding out a decision over a fired-up last minute replacement in Australia’s Bec “Rowdy” Hyatt. The challenger was game, but Esparza’s...
The Invicta Fighting Championships weigh-ins took place Friday evening and featured all 26 female contestants fulfilling their final contractual obligation prior to entering the cage on Saturday night. The main event of the evening is a Strawweight (115lbs) title fight between Carla Esparza and late replacement Bec Hyatt. The card also features notable fighters Alexis Davis taking...
Invicta FC 4 takes place this Saturday night in Kansas City, Missouri. The women that are taking part in that event took to the scales today from the Crowne Plaza Hotel for the official weigh-ins.
The main event is for the strawweight title and is between Carla Esparza and late replacement Bec Hyatt. Also on the card is a bantamweight fight between two of the divisions best when Shayna...
Invicta Fighting Championships’s fourth event takes place Saturday evening with a thirteen fight all-female card that s headlined by a Strawweight title fight between Carla Esparza and Bec Hyatt and features several other intriguing bouts including Baszler vs. Davis, Smith vs. Pennington, D’Alelio vs, Nunes, Gomes vs. Yamanaka and many more.
Full results available below starting...
This Saturday in Kansas City a whole lot of fighting is going down. Invicta will be streaming their fourth event live through their website just like the past three, but this time around, there's a price tag involved. If you've come across this article it's likely that you have already witnessed one, or even all three of the past Invicta cards. You don't need to...
The weigh-in for the first major MMA event of 2013 goes down at 6 PM ET today and we'll have the results right here for you at hov-mma. All 26 fighters competing on tomorrow's card will attempt to make weight inside of the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Kansas City, a setting that should be familiar by now to most of the women on Invicta's talent filled roster.
To watch the...