Kinberly Novaes replaces MIZUKI, Invicta FC 26 Fight Card Complete
Posted: 27 Nov 2017 in Uncategorized
Press Release – The fight card for Invicta Fighting Championships 26 has undergone a change to its co-main event and added an eighth fight.
Japanese sprinter MIZUKI (12-4) was forced off the map and Brazilian Kinberly Novaes (9-3) will step in to confront her countrywoman Janaisa Morandin (9-1).
The 26-year-old Novaes is a former Pancrase title challenger competing from Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil. Four of her nine career victories have come through strikes.
Completing the fight card will be a strawweight match between promotion newcomers Kay Hansen (0-0) and Emilee Prince (0-0). Both fighters will make their professional debut.
Invicta FC 26 takes place Friday, December 8, from the historic Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Mo. The event streams live and exclusively on UFC Fight Pass at 8:00 PM ET. It will be led by a flyweight title fight between champion Jennifer Maia (14-4-1) and undefeated Polish fighter Aga Niedźwiedź (10-0).
The full combat map for Invicta FC 26 can be found below:
Flyweight title: Jennifer Maia (14-4-1) vs Aga Niedźwiedź (10-0)
Strawweight: Janaisa Morandin (9-1) vs Kinberly Novaes (9-3)
Strawweight: Kaline Medeiros (8-5) vs. Mackenzie Dern (4-0)
Fly weight: Vanessa Porto (18-8) vs Milana Dudieva (11-6)
Strawweight: Amy Montenegro (8-2) vs Virna Jandiroba (11-0)
Atomic weight: Amber Brown (6-4) vs Tessa Simpson (5-2)
Fly weight: Christine Ferea (1-1) vs Karina Rodríguez (5-2)
Strawweight: Kay Hansen (0-0) vs Emilee Prince (0-0)
Tickets for the event are now on sale via Ticketfly.com.