InvictaFC Expands to Utah for its 28th Offering

The MMA scene will be buzzing in the beehive state.

InvictaFC 28 with emanate from Salt Lake City, Utah for the first time on March 24th at the Union Event Center, and will be live on UFC Fight Pass.

The main event was already announced, as Janaisa Morandin (10-1) battles Virna Jandiroba (12-0) for the vacant 115 title.

The co-main event sees the returning MIZUKI after a two year absence, taking on Milana Dudieva, who will be again dropping down in weight, this time to strawweight. MIZUKI has had fight of the night honors in her bouts with InvictaFC vets Karolina Kowalkiewicz and Alexa Grasso. Dudieva looks to snap a four fight losing streak.

In other action on the card:

  • As we reported last week, DeAnna Bennett will be returning after her stint at “The Ultimate Fighter” to battle Mexican star Karina Rodríguez.
  • Coming off her “Round of the Year” with Sharon Jacobson, Kali Robbins will face the UFC vet Pearl Gonzalez in her promotional debut.
  • IMMAF world champion Minna Grusander will make her long awaited Invicta debut taking on Brazil’s Fernanda Priscila.
  • Kay Hansen, coming off her successful InvictaFC debut, will face a returning Kal Schwartz, who is looking for her second win as a pro.
  • Invicta expands their bantamweight division as Kerri Kenneson and Chelsea Chandler square off in their first Invicta outings.
  • Rounding out the card, atomweights Jillian DeCoursey and Rebekah Levine look to make their marks in the growing division.

Wombat Sports will be on site for the event.

Complete InvictaFC 28 card:

  • Strawweight Title Bout: Janaisa Morandin (10-1) vs. Virna Jandiroba (12-0)
  • Strawweight Bout: MIZUKI (12-4) vs. Milana Dudieva (11-7)
  • Flyweight Bout: DeAnna Bennett (8-3-1) vs. Karina Rodríguez (6-2)
  • Strawweight Bout: Kali Robbins (5-0) vs. Pearl Gonzalez (6-3)
  • Atomweight Bout: Minna Grusander (5-1) vs. Fernanda Priscila (3-1)
  • Strawweight Bout: Kal Schwartz (1-1) vs. Kay Hansen (1-0)
  • Bantamweight Bout: Kerri Kenneson (2-0) vs. Chelsea Chandler (0-0)
  • Atomweight Bout: Jillian DeCoursey (1-0) vs. Rebekah Levine (1-0)



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