Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) has been in existence since 1980. In that time, however, MMA consisted of only male fighters. The first female MMA fight was in 1995 but at that time, female fights were miles off male fights thus only a handful of people actually followed the female MMA proceedings. It was only after … Read more
Former flyweight title challenger Vanessa Porto will face Poland’s Agnieszka Niedźwiedź in the Invicta FC 23 main event Saturday in Kansas City. Veterans Sarah D’Alelio and Roxanne Modafferi clash in the co-main event. The ladies of Invicta weighed in on Friday to make everything official and one came in heavy. Full Invicta FC 23 weigh-in results … 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
The ladies of Invicta Fighting Championships head to Houston, Texas on Friday, Dec. 5 for “Invicta FC 10: Waterson vs. Tiburcio”. The event will stream live on UFC Fight Pass from the Arena Theatre. In the main event, Invicta FC Atomweight Champion Michelle Waterson (12-3) will face Brazilian challenger Herica Tiburcio (8-2). Waterson defended her title for the … 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.