Invicta Fighting Championships has announced that tickets for their anticipated fifth event officially go on sale to the public today. The main event features reigning Atomweight Champion Jessica Penne defending her title against “The Karate Hottie” Waterson whilst in the co-main event will feature the first first-ever Invicta FC flyweight title fight where submission ace Vanessa Porto will square off against Barb Honchak.
Former Strikeforce featherweight champ Cris Cyborg will also make her highly anticipated Invicta FC debut against submission ace Ediane “India” Gomes. The winner is expected to meet Marloes Connen for the inaugural Invicta FC featherweight title.
Additionally, flyweight star and former Bellator 115lbs champ Zoila Frausto Gurgel will make her Invicta FC debut against submission expert Jennifer Maia of Curitiba, Parana Brazil. Sarah Kaufman will also make her long-awaited Invicta FC debut against dangerous striker and Invicta FC 3 and Invicta FC 4 winner Leslie “The Peacemaker” Smith and Rowdy” Bec Hyatt will look to return to the win column against undefeated sensation and Invicta FC newcomer Jasminka Cive.
Invicta FC 5 takes place April 5th at the Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Kansas.