Invicta FC 19 Adds Irene Aldana vs Faith Van Duin, Plus 5 More Bouts

Posted: August 26, 2016 in Uncategorized

Irene Aldana vs Jessamyn Duke

Press Release –  The fight card for Invicta Fighting Championships 19 has added six more bouts.

In addition to the previously announced pair of title fights, Mexico’s Irene Aldana (5-2) will take on former featherweight Faith Van Duin (6-2) of New Zealand, undefeated Indian strawweight Manjit Kolekar (8-0) meets veteran Kaline Medeiros (7-4), striking stalwart Tiffany Van Soest (0-1) makes her promotional debut against a soon-to-be-announced strawweight opponent, atomweight Julia Jones (4-0) looks to keep her perfect record intact against Stephanie Skinner (4-5), Amber Leibrock (1-1) welcomes fellow featherweight Amy Coleman (2-0) to the Invicta cage, and Ashley Greenway (1-0) clashes with Icelandic newcomer Sunna Rannveig Davidsdottir (0-0).

Invicta FC 19 will be headlined by interim flyweight champion Jennifer Maia (13-4-1), who puts her belt on the line against veteran Roxanne Modafferi (19-12). The co-main event also features gold on the line as atomweight champion Ayaka Hamasaki (13-1) aims to make her second title defense against Jinh Yu Frey (5-1). The event takes place from the historic Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri, on Friday, September 23 and airs live and exclusively on UFC Fight Pass.

The complete fight card for Invicta FC 19 can be found below:

Flyweight Title: Jennifer Maia (13-4-1) vs Roxanne Modafferi (19-12)
Atomweight Title: Ayaka Hamasaki (13-1) vs Jinh Yu Frey (5-1)
Bantamweight:  Irene Aldana (5-2) vs Faith Van Duin (6-2)
Strawweight:  Manjit Kolekar (8-0) vs Kaline Medeiros (7-4)
Strawweight: Tiffany Van Soest (0-1) vs TBD
Atomweight:  Julia Jones (4-0) vs Stephanie Skinner (4-5)
Featherweight: Amber Leibrock (1-1) vs Amy Coleman (2-0)
Strawweight: Ashley Greenway (1-0) vs Sunna Rannveig Davidsdottir (0-0)

Tickets for Invicta FC 19 go on sale tomorrow, Saturday, August 27, at 11am ET and will be available for $75, $50 and $35 at Ticketfly.com.

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