Invicta Fighting Championships will host Invicta FC 44: A New Era on Friday, Aug. 27. It airs live on pay-per-view via traditional cable and satellite carriers beginning at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT. Digital customers around the world can order the event from FITE.
The event takes place from Memorial Hall in Kansas City and is headlined by two title fights. In the headliner, top contenders Emily “Gordinha” Ducote (9-6) and “Dynamite” Danielle Taylor (11-5) square off for strawweight gold. The second half of the title doubleheader features Lisa “Battle Angel” Verzosa (6-1) against Phoenix Tournament winner Taneisha “Triple Threat” Tennant (3-1) with the bantamweight title up for grabs.
Prior to the main card, preliminary bouts will be broadcast in the U.S. on AXS TV and streamed for free worldwide on Invicta FC’s YouTube channel beginning at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. You can watch both the preliminary bouts and the main card below.
FREE Preliminary Bouts Beginning at 8pm ET:
Order and Watch Invicta FC 44 Main Card beginning at 9pm ET:
Invicta FC 44 results below:
Strawweight Title: Emily Ducote defeated Danielle Taylor via knockout (head kick) – Round 1, 2:51
Bantamweight Title: Taneisha Tennant defeated Lisa Verzoa via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 49-46)
Flyweight: Brogan Sanchez defeated Emilee King via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:28
Strawweight: Liz Tracy defeated Jodie Esquibel via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Bantamweight: Serena DeJesus defeated Lauren Mueller via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Invicta FC 44 Prelims
Flyweight: Helen Peralta defeated Caitlin Sammons via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Atomweight: Marisa Messer-Belenchia defeated Katie Saull via split decision (27-30, 29-28, 29-28)
Atomweight: Natalie Salcedo defeated Katie Perez via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)
Featherweight: Kayla Yontef defeated Carlene Chandler via TKO – Round 2, 3:13
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