Invicta Fighting Championships continues to grow with each show and the company will be taking a big step forward as they make the jump to pay-per-view for Invicta FC 6. The stacked PPV lineup of WMMA fights will be aired by cable and satellite providers in the United States and Canada, while those outside of the region will be able to watch the fights via UStream.
“We are excited about bringing the Invicta FC brand of women’s world championship Mixed Martial Arts to television for the first time with this tremendous rematch between two of the world’s top women fighters,” said Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp. “This is yet another step forward for women’s MMA and we are extremely proud to be leading the charge.”
The Invicta FC 6 card will be distributed by Integrated Sports Media, with company officials excited to be a part of the historic event for the WMMA promotion.
“We’re excited to be distributing Invicta FC 6 to MMA fans in the U.S.,” Integrated Sports Media president Doug Jacobs said. “Women’s MMA has exploded and Invicta Fighting Championships has led the charge. Fighting stars from all over the world are coming out July 13th for Invicta FC 6. Cyborg is one of the most recognizable and entertaining superstars in women’s MMA. Fans really enjoy watching her fight and she’s in tough again with another bonafide star, Coenen. It’s our pleasure to be part of this great top-to-bottom women’s MMA show on July 13th.”
Invicta FC 6 will be headlined by the inaugural Invicta FC featherweight title fight as Marloes Coenen takes on Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos. THe card will be co-headlined by a strawweight bout between Claudia Gadelha and Ayaka Hamasaki. The fight card will take place July 13 at the Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri.
Invicta FC 6 Fight Card:
Main Card (PPV 10PM ET)
- Inaugural Featherweight Title: Marloes Coenen vs. Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos
- Claudia Gadelha vs. Ayaka Hamasaki
- Sarah D’Alelio vs. Lauren Taylor
- Leslie Smith vs. Jennifer Maia
- Jessica Penne vs. Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc
- Joanne Calderwood vs. Sarah Schneider
- Julia Budd vs. Ediane Gomes
- Bec Hyatt vs. Mizuki Inoue
- Miriam Nakamoto vs. Duda Yankovich
Preliminary Card (Online PPV 8PM ET)
- Rose Namajunas vs. Tecia Torres
- Ashley Cummins vs. Emily Kagan
- Mollie Estes vs. Veronica Rothenhausler
- Laura Sanko vs. Livia Von Plettenberg