Entries by InvictaFC

FIGHTING WORDS WITH KATJA KANKAANPAA

With a record of 7-0-1, Finland’s Katja Kankaanpaa, makes her US debut at Invicta FC 5 on April 5th. Facing fellow undefeated prospect Juliana Carneiro Lima, Kankaanpaa wants to establish herself firmly as a factor in the Flyweight division. On April 5th, the world will learn who Katja Kankaanpaa is, and why they call her […]

FIGHTING WORDS WITH FIONA MUXLOW

Grappling and submission ace, Fiona Muxlow, looks to show the world of Women’s MMA that she has the all-around game to stake a claim as a top contender at 145lbs. Taking on hard hitting striker, Julia Budd at Invicta FC 5 on April 5th, Muxlow has spent most of her training camp in Phukett, Thailand […]

FIGHTING WORDS: KAITLIN YOUNG

One of the most exciting athletes in all of women’s MMA, Kaitlin Young steps back into the Invicta cage for a fourth time on April 5th, at Invicta FC 5. Never facing anything less than the top of the women’s MMA mountain, Young looks to secure a win against Brazilian knockout artist Amanda Nunes. With […]

FIGHTING WORDS WITH EDIANE GOMES

Submission machine and two time Invicta FC veteran Ediane Gomes will step into the cage with Cris “Cyborg” Santos on April 5th at Invicta FC 5. Gomes focuses her entire life and energy on improving her abilities in the cage, and is will allow nothing to distract her from besting Cyborg for a shot at the […]

FIGHTING WORDS: JASMINKA CIVE TALKS INVICTA FC 5

Austrian kickboxer Jasminka Cive looks to run her streak of consecutive knockouts to five when she opposes Australian Bec Hyatt on April 5th at Invicta FC 5. With an extensive and championship caliber resume in Muay Thai, Cive is looking to become a champion in MMA as well. Running her own gym, along with her own […]

FIGHTING WORDS: BEC HYATT RESPONDS TO COREY SMITH FOR INVICTA FC

There can be no doubt, that no fighter in all of MMA has a more apt nickname than, Australian “Rowdy” Bec Hyatt. Bursting onto the international scene with her Invicta debut this past January, Hyatt’s popularity has exploded with a speed few have matched. A war of words between herself and Austrian kick boxer Jasminka […]

FIGHTING WORDS: JESSAMYN DUKE TALKS INVICTA FC 5

Undefeated kickboxing prospect Jessamyn Duke, steps into the Invicta cage for the third time in her career April 5th at Invicta FC 5. 2-0 thus far in her career, Duke will take on fellow undefeated kickboxing champion Miriam Nakamoto. Duke brings a killer attitude each and every time she enters the Invicta cage, and looks to […]

FIGHTING WORDS: WITH BARB HONCHAK

Barb “Little Warrior” Honchak will enter the Invicta cage on April 5th against Brazilian veteran Vanessa Porto to crown the first Invicta Flyweight Champion. A well rounded and tough fighter out of the famed Milletich Fighting Systems in Iowa, Honchak is currently riding a six fight win streak into her showdown with Porto at Invicta FC […]

FIGHTING WORDS WITH JENNIFER MAIA

A rising prospect out of Brazil, Jennifer Maia will make her Invicta and US debut on April 5th against Zoila Gurgel at Invicta FC 5. Maia is a member of the legendary Team Chute Boxe, who have produced such notable athletes as Wanderlei Silva, Shogun Rua, and Invicta’s own, Cris “Cyborg” Santos. A submission ace looking […]

COREY SMITH INTERVIEWS JULIANA CARNEIRO LIMA FOR INVICTA FC

Juliana de Lima Carneiro, or as she is more popularly known, Ju Thai, looks to make the transition from feisty prospect to contender when she faces off against Finland’s Katja Kakaanpaa on April 5that Invicta FC 5. Known primarily as a striker, Ju Thai is looking to show off a complete MMA repertoire while stamping […]