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Invicta FC 12: Kankaanpaa vs. Souza Results, Press Conference And Bonuses

Saturday April 25th, 2015– Invicta FC 12: Kankaanpää vs. Souza returned to the Municipal Auditorium on Friday, April 24. The event streamed live and exclusively on UFC Fight Pass.

A new champion was crowned in the strawweight division. Brazilian Livia Renata Souza submitted Finland’s Katja Kankaanpää in the fourth round.

Below are the full fight card results including the post fight press conference and bonuses.

April 24, 2015
Municipal Auditorium
Kansas City, Missouri


Livia Renata Souza def. Katja Kankaanpaa
for the strawweight title by
submission (triangle choke) in Round 4, 3:58

Vanessa Porto def. Roxanne Modafferi bu
unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Faith Van Duin def. Amanda Bell by
submission (rear-naked choke) in Round 2, 0:38

Raquel Pa’aluhi def. Ediane Gomes bu
unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Latoya Walker def. Peggy Morgan by
unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Lacey Schuckman def. Jenny Liou by
TKO (punches) in Round 1, 1:53

Sharon Jacobson def. Delaney Owen by
unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Shannon Sinn def. Maureen Riordon by
unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Sijara Eubanks def. Gina Begley by
TKO (punches) in Round 1, 4:59

Invicta FC 12: Post-fight Press Conference:

Invicta FC Bonuses:

Fight of the Night: Bantamweight battle between Raquel “Lionheart” Pa’aluhi vs Ediane “India” Gomes. Each earned $1500.

Fight of the Night: “The Dream Catcher” Jacobson vs Delaney “Lil’ Scrappy” Owen. Each earned $1500.

Performance of the Night: Newly-crowned Invicta FC Strawweight Champion Souza (8-0-0) vs Kankaanpää (10-2-1). Souza’s Performance earned her an extra $1000.

Performance of the Night: Faith Van Duin vs Amanda Bell. Van Duin pocketed an extra $1000.

(Video Courtesy of Invicta Fighting Championship)(Photo Courtesy of Dave Mandel/Sherdog)