Invicta FC 46 : Rodríguez vs. Torquato 2 will be held on Wednesday, March 9 from the Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas.
The event will be overseen by the Kansas Athletic Commission and will feature open scoring. The action will be simulcast on Invicta FC’s YouTube channel and MyMMANews.com beginning at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. Watch above.
In the night’s headliner, current flyweight champion Karina Rodríguez (9-4) will take on a familiar face in Daiana Torquato (10-4). Rodríguez was originally slated to face Torquato’s countrywoman, Ketlen Souza, but the Brazilian was forced out of the event, opening the door for Torquato to once again battle for the title. Rodríguez and Torquato met previously at Invicta FC on AXS, with the Mexican Rodríguez capturing gold after five, hard-fought rounds. The decision loss snapped a six-fight winning streak for Torquato and now she’ll have the opportunity to avenge the defeat.
Below are the results of Invicta FC 46 :
Flyweight Title: Karina Rodríguez defeated Daiana Torquato via split decision (47-48, 48-47, 49-46)Danielle Taylor via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
Flyweight: Kristina Williams defeated Flore Hani via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) Atomweight: Monique Adriane defeated Paulina Granados via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)
Invicta Fighting Championships (invictafc.com) is a world championship, all-pro mixed martial arts (MMA) fight series dedicated to providing female athletes with a major platform to hone their skills on a consistent basis. Founded in 2012 by longtime MMA executive Shannon Knapp, Invicta is committed to pioneering the future growth of women’s MMA by promoting the best possible match-ups between female competitors and identifying and developing future superstars of the sport.
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