Saturday, November 19, 2016— On Friday, Nov. 18, Invicta Fighting Championships hosted Invicta FC 20 from historic Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City. The eight-fight card streamed live and exclusively on UFC Fight Pass.
Please find photographs and a post-fight wrap-up video from the event below.
At Invicta FC 20 featured one of the biggest upsets when Yana Kunitskaya submitted Tonya Evinger with an armbar in less than two minutes to win the bantamweight title.
At the start of round one, Evinger (18-6) wasted no time taking Kunitskaya (10-2) down however, scoring the takedown was the end of Evinger 9 fight win streak. Kunitskaya locked up an armbar against the cage, Evinger attempted to defend by standing on Kunitsaya’s face as she tried to escape she tapped out. The fight came to an end at the 1:59 mark of Round 1.
INVICTA FC 20 POST-FIGHT WRAP-UP VIDEO:
Complete Invicta FC 20 results include:
- Yana Kunitskaya def. Tonya Evinger via submission (armbar) – Round 1, 1:59
- Angela Hill def. Kaline Medeiros via unanimous decision (50-45, 49-46, 48-47) – to retain strawweight title
- Herica Tiburcio def. Simona Soukupova via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Ashley Yoder def. Amber Brown via submission (armbar) – Round 2, 2:31
- J.J. Aldrich def. Lynn Alvarez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Alexa Conners def. Stephanie Egger via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
- Miranda Maverick def. Samantha Diaz via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:26
By: Roberto Villa
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