Lauren Murphy is one of the most under-appreciated women bantamweight fighters. She started her career with an eight-fight perfect win streak in which she managed to gain victories over the likes of MMA pioneer Kaitlin Young, famed flyweight Sarah D’Alelio and kickboxing great Miriam Nakamuto. In the process, she even went on to become the first … Read more
Invicta FC held weigh-ins today in Davenport, Iowa for their ninth event which features Barb Honchak defending her flyweight title against Japan’s Takayo Hashi in the main event. Honchak and Hashi were both on point, with Honchak weighing in at 124.4 pounds and Hashi at 124.8 pounds. Two ladies failed to make weight as Maria … Read more
The MMA fighting ladies of Invicta Fighting Championships return this Saturday, Nov. 1, with Invicta FC 9 from RiverCenter in Davenport, Iowa. Headlining the card which will stream live on UFC Fight Pass (subscription fee $9.99/month) will be Barb Honchak (9-2) putting her flyweight title on the line against Japan’s Takayo Hashi (15-4-1). Honchak has … Read more
Invicta Fighting Championships has released the entire card for Invicta FC 9, which takes place at the RiverCenter in Davenport, Iowa, on November 1. The entire event will stream live – and on-demand – on UFCFIGHTPASS.com. In the main event, Invicta flyweight champion and Iowa’s own Barb Honchak will make the second defense of her 125-pound … Read more
Invicta FC 5 takes place Friday at Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Mo. The event is headlined with an Atomweight title fight as Jessica Penne puts her title on the line against Michelle Waterson. In the co-headliner Barb Honchak and Vanessa Porto square off for Invicta’s inaugural Flyweight title. The ProMMAnow.com staff weighs in with their thoughts and predictions on each of the main card bouts.
Former Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion Sarah Kaufman (15-2) will no longer get to make her Invicta Fighting Championships debut on October 6 in Kansas City.