UFC 244 is green lit for takeoff tomorrow. The weigh ins were held this morning and only one fighter missed weight. Thankfully it wasn’t for a bout on the main card. Jennifer Maia came in at 127.2 for a flyweight fight with Katlyn Chookagian. The mark for that weight class in a non title bout … Read more
Jennifer Maia misses weight again Coming in to UFC 244, Jennifer Maia has two impressive wins in a row propelling her to #5 in the UFC’s flyweight rankings. Unfortunately she now has another two fight streak after today’s weigh ins. Scheduled to face Katlyn Chookagian in a flyweight bout on Saturday night, Jennifer missed weight … Read more
Agnieszka Niedzwiedz is one of the most decorated women flyweight fighters in MMA today. At only 21-years of age and holding a record of 9-0, with wins over the likes of Christine Stanley at Invicta FC 18 last July, and most recently Samara Santos at a regional event in Poland in December, Niedzwiedz has already … Read more
Chute Boxe Academy’s Jennifer Maia is on a five-fight winning streak and the current Invicta FC flyweight champion. She holds a record of 14-4-1 and with victories over the likes of current UFC contender Jessica Andrade, The Ultimate Fighter 18 contender Roxanne Modafferi, MMA legend Vanessa Porto and longtime standout Zoila Frausto, Maia has established herself as … Read more
Invicta FC 19 takes place Sept. 23 in Kansas City and will be headlined with a interim flyweight championship as Jennifer Maia (13-4-1) defends her belt against women’s MMA pioneer Roxanne “The Happy Warrior” Modafferi (19-12). Roxanne has looked great since her return to the 125-pound division and has won four of her five matches since … Read more
The women’s flyweight division is officially the most underrepresented and underrated division in all of MMA. Despite producing some of the most talented fighters in the history of women’s MMA, the division has no has no representation in some of the largest MMA organizations in the world. Although UFC had its first ever women’s flyweight … Read more
Next month’s Invicta FC 16 card will feature two championship bouts as newly crowned atomweight champion Ayaka Hamasaki (12-1) defends her title for the first time against submission ace Amber “The Bully” Brown (6-1) in the main event. And Vanessa Porto (18-6) and Jennifer Maia (12-4-1) will battle it out in the co-headliner for the interim flyweight … Read more
It’s ladies’ night as several of the world’s top female mixed martial artists gather in Kansas City for Invicta FC 6. Will Cris Cyborg continue her reign of terror? Will Leslie Smith keep the peace? Will Jessica Penne get back on track after losing her atomweight title in April? We attempt to answer these questions and more in ProMMAnow.com’s Invicta FC 6 staff picks.