Premier women’s MMA organisation Invicta FC have officially announced the addition of three fight, as well as finalising the card.
Two new fights are set for the 125lb flyweight division – Andrea Lee (4-2) will welcome back Jenny Liou (6-4)to the Invicta cage. Lee will be making her fifth appearance with the promotion. Liou previously competed as a strawweight for the company, she’ll now be going up to 125lbs. Another flyweight bout see’s Hawaiian beauty Rachael Ostovich (3-2) take on newcomer Christine Ferea (0-0). The 25-year-old Ostovich was last seen at Invicta FC 17 when she defeated Ariel Beck. Ferea will be looking to make a statement in her professional debut against veteran Ostovich. All four ladies will be looking to put on a performance and get themselves a shot at current flyweight champion Jennifer Maia sometime in 2017.
Elsewhere, Strawweight Amy Montenegro (7-2) will fight for the third time in the Invicta cage against veteran Celine Haga (10-13). Montenegro has won four of her last five, with the lone loss coming via split decision against current UFC fighter Jamie Moyle. Meanwhile, Norway’s Haga has won 9 of her last 11 fights, she’s proven she’s a danger on the ground, picking up four straight first-round submission victories.
Invicta FC 21 will take place Saturday, January 14th from the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Mo. The event will air live on UFC Fight Pass. The night’s main event will feature a featherweight clash between Megan Anderson (7-2) and Charmaine Tweet (9-5).
The complete fight card for Invicta FC 21 can be found below:
Featherweight: Megan Anderson (7-2) vs. Charmaine Tweet (9-5)
Strawweight: DeAnna Bennett (8-2) vs. Jodie Esquibel (5-2)
Bantamweight: Pannie Kianzad (8-1) vs. Raquel Pa’aluhi (5-5)
Bantamweight: Sijara Eubanks (2-1) vs. Aspen Ladd (4-0)
Flyweight: Andrea Lee (4-2) vs. Jenny Liou (6-4)
Flyweight: Heather Hardy (0-0) vs. Brieta Carpenter (0-0)
Strawweight: Amy Montenegro (7-2) vs. Celine Haga (10-13)
Flyweight: Rachael Ostovich (3-2) vs. Christina Ferea (0-0)
Tickets for Invicta FC 21 can be purchased via Ticketfly.com.