Kansas City, Mo. — On Thursday, Sept. 22, Invicta Fighting Championships hosted the weigh-ins for Invicta FC 19: Maia vs. Modafferi. The event takes place from Scottish Rite Temple on Friday, Sept. 23 and streams live and exclusively on UFC Fight Pass beginning at 8 p.m. ET.
Invicta FC 19 will be headlined by flyweight champion Jennifer Maia (13-4-1), who puts her belt on the line against veteran Roxanne Modafferi (19-12). The co-main event also features gold on the line as atomweight champion Ayaka Hamasaki (13-1) aims to make her second title defense against Jinh Yu Frey (5-1).
Below are the results of the event’s weigh-ins.
Flyweight Title: Jennifer Maia (124.7) vs. Roxanne Modafferi (124.8)
Atomweight Title: Ayaka Hamasaki (104.5) vs. Jinh Yu Frey (104.6)
Bantamweight: Irene Aldana (135.8) vs. Faith Van Duin (138.5)*
Strawweight: Manjit Kolekar (115.5) vs. Kaline Medeiros (115.2)
Strawweight: Tiffany Van Soest (114.7) vs. Kal Holliday (115.9)
Atomweight: Julia Jones (104.5) vs. Stephanie Skinner (105.2)
Featherweight: Amber Leibrock (145.1) vs. Amy Coleman (144.7)
Strawweight: Ashley Greenway (115.3) vs. Sunna Rannveig Davidsdottir (115.3)
* – Van Duin was fined 25 percent of her fight purse for missing weight
About Invicta FC:
Invicta Fighting Championships is a world championship, all-pro mixed martial arts (MMA) fight series dedicated to providing female athletes with a major platform to hone their skills on a consistent basis. Founded in 2012 by longtime MMA executive Shannon Knapp, Invicta is committed to pioneering the future growth of women’s MMA by promoting the best possible match-ups between female competitors and identifying and developing future superstars of the sport. Follow Invicta on Twitter (@InvictaFights), Facebook (Facebook.com/InvictaFights), and Instagram (@InvictaFC) for all the latest information.