Invicta FC will close out 2014 with its first event in Houston, TX. Invicta 10 is scheduled for December 5th at the Arena Theater.
Headlining the event, Michelle Waterson (12-3) will be defending her Atomweight title against Brazilian challenger, Herica Tiburcio (8-2). And in the co-main event, Houston’s Tonya Evinger will face off against Cindy Dandois.
Other notable names on the card, Roxanne Modafferi, Peggy Morgan, and Texas’ own, Jinh Yu Frey. Tickets are available online at ArenaHouston.com. The fights will also be streamed online, exclusively on UFC Fight Pass.
UPDATED 12/3/14 – A medical concern identified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation has forced the cancellation of the featherweight bout between Canada’s Charmaine Tweet (6-4) and New Zealand’s Faith Van Duin (4-1). Van Duin took to Twitter to let everyone know that the issue was with Tweet.
Here it is and im so sorry to say my fight is off as my opponent wasnt cleared medically to fight. This is the… http://t.co/klMxvYV5t2
— Faith Van Duin (@faithimmortal) December 4, 2014
UPDATED 12/2/14 – Due to a severe case of bronchitis that required hospitalization, Invicta Fighting Championships announced on Tuesday that Irene Aldana (4-1) has been forced out of her scheduled match-up with Marion Reneau (4-1) at Invicta FC 10.
Fight Card (Subject to Change):
105 Title – Michelle Waterson (12-3) vs. Herica Tiburcio (8-2)
135 – Tonya Evinger (14-5) vs. Cindy Dandois (5-1)
125 – Vanessa Porto (17-6) vs. Roxanne Modafferi (16-11)
125 – Jennifer Maia (9-3-1) vs. DeAnna Bennett (5-0)
145 – Peggy Morgan (2-2) vs. Andria Wawro (3-1)
115 – Alexa Grasso (5-0) vs. Alida Gray (4-1)
105 – Jinh Yu Frey (2-1) vs. Cassie Robb (0-2)
125 – Rachael Ostovich (1-1) vs. Evva Johnson (1-0)