Kansas City, Mo. — Invicta Fighting Championships has added a new face to its flyweight roster.
Two-division boxing world champion Heather Hardy has signed with the promotion and is expected to make her MMA debut at Invicta FC 21.
Hardy, 34, carries an undefeated record of 18-0 in the boxing ring. She currently holds the WBC international female featherweight and super bantamweight titles and has a background in kickboxing and Muay Thai. “The Heat” is a native of Brooklyn, N.Y.
An opponent for Hardy’s debut has not been finalized at this time.
Invicta FC 21 will take place Saturday, Jan. 14 from the historic Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Mo. The event will air live and exclusively on UFC Fight Pass.
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.