On Saturday, Sept. 1, Invicta Fighting Championships hosted Invicta FC 31 from the historic Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City. The eight-fight card streamed live and exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS.
In the main event, Invicta FC strawweight champ Virna Jandiroba took on Janaisa Morandin. Virna’s grappling helped her dominate Morandin, she put on a clinic the first round and during the second she was able to sink in an arm-triangle at the 2:23 mark.
In the co-main event, Pearl Gonzalez took on Daiane Firmino. During the first two rounds Pearl was ablento capitalize against Firmino. In the round Firmino outgrappled Gonzalez but wasn’t enough and Gonzalez went home with the win via unanimous decision.
Below you will find the complete and official results, photographs and post-fight wrap-up video from the event:
INVICTA FC 31 POST-FIGHT WRAP-UP VIDEO:
Invicta FC 31 official results:
Virna Jandiroba def. Janaisa Morandin via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 2, 2:23
Pearl Gonzalez def. Daiane Firmino via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-27)
Lisa Spangler def. Shanna Young via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28)
Mallory Martin def. Ashley Nichols via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 1:05
Miranda Maverick def. Victoria Leonardo via submission (armbar) – Round 1, 3:26
Kelly D’Angelo def. Lindsey VanZandt via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Kay Hansen def. Helen Peralta via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 4:16
Holli Salazar vs. Audrey Drew declared a unanimous draw (28-28, 28-28, 28-28)