Two up and coming atomweights will make their pro debuts at InvictaFC 4 Jan. 5.
Blue Corner MMA amateur 105 champ Laura Marcusse will take on Kick Down MMA 110 pound champ Cassie Robb. This is the third atomweight match set for the card.
Hometown fighter Marcusse (4-1 ammy) has won her last three fights, two of them submission wins. Her last fight saw her win the Blue Corner title over Nadia Nixon.
Robb (3-2-1) has three submission wins to her credit, including a first round finish in her Kickdown title match against Liliana Orozco in October.
This brings the total fights to 13 at InvictaFC 4. The event will emanate from Memorial Hall in Kansas City, KS Jan.5. Tickets are available at TicketMaster.com. For those who can’t make the trip to Kansas City, it will stream like and free at InvictaFC.com.
InvictaFC 4 card (subject to change)
- Carla Esparza vs Claudia Gadelha – Invicta FC Strawweight Title
- Shayna Baszler vs Alexis Davis
- Leslie Smith vs Raquel Pennington
- Amanda Nunes vs Sarah D’Alelio
- Ediene Gomes vs Hiroko Yamanaka
- Joanne Calderwood vs Bec Hyatt
- Stephanie Frausto vs. Cassie Rodish
- Tamikka Brents vs Amanda Bell
- Liz McCarthy vs Jodie Esquibel
- Emily Kagan vs Rose Namajunas
- Tecia Torres vs VanZant
- Katalina Malungahu vs Veronica Rothenhausler
- Laura Marcusse vs Cassie Robb