Tonya Evinger will make her return to the UFC octagon on Feb. 18 at UFC Austin. Evinger is set to face Marion Reneau at 135lb. The former Invicta FC Bantamweight champion made her UFC debut at UFC 214 when she accepted a short notice fight against Cris Cyborg for the vacant UFC Featherweight title. Returning […]
The Invicta FC bantamweight champion, Tonya Evinger (19-5, 1 NC), will fight for the first time at featherweight, stepping into the Invicta FC 24 main event against undefeated Helena Kolesnyk (5-0, 1 NC) on Saturday, July 15. Invicta FC featherweight champion Megan Anderson was originally booked to headline against Kolesnyk at Invicta FC 24, but was […]
I sit down and talk with Invicta FC Bantamweight Champion Tonya Evinger, we discuss her recent title fight again Yana Kunitskaya, the controversy, and having the results overturned. We also discuss the UFC’s featherweight division and the inaugural title fight, the impact on the sport for women, and Cyborg not being in the title fight.
Invicta Fighting Championships has been informed by the Missouri Office of Athletics that the result of its bantamweight championship bout between Tonya Evinger and Yana Kunitskaya at Invicta FC 20 has been overturned. During the bout, Kunitskaya caught Evinger in an armbar. To attempt an escape, Evinger stepped on Kunitskaya’s face, which is a legal […]
I talked with Laura Howarth about her upcoming fight at Invicta FC 17 against Alexa Conners. We also speak about her nearly 2 year hiatus, K-1 kickboxing, and training in the US.
I talked with Tonya Evinger ahead of her title defense against Colleen Schneider at Invicta FC 17. We also discuss the evolution of WMMA, where she ranks herself overall, and a potential fight with ‘Cyborg’.