In the days leading to InvictaFC 5, we will be previewing the historic 13 fight card, which will be held at the AmeriStar Casino in Kansas City, MO April 5. It will be broadcast on UStream in true HD for $9.95.
In a battle of top bantamweights, #2 bantamweight Sarah Kaufman will take on #10 ranked Leslie Smith.
Current UFC signee Kaufman (15-2) only losses were to two of the #1 ranked fighters on the planet; UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and InvictaFC featherweight title contender Marloes Coenen.
Kaufman has a fought a who’s who of the 135 division including Miesha Tate and Alexis Davis.
InvictaFC staple Smith (5-2-1) is looking for her third straight win and climbing up the bantamweight ladder. With wins over Kaitlin Young and Raquel Pennington, Smith had asked for the fight, and is hoping a win could lead to the UFC.