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Peggy Morgan vs. LaToya Walker Announced for InvictaFC 12

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Walker
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Morgan

Invicta announced another featherweight encounter for their twelfth card on April 24 in Kansas City.

TUF 18 vet Peggy Morgan will make her third appearance in the Invicta cage as she takes on newcomer LaToya Walker.

Morgan (3-2) is coming off a recent unanimous decsion win over Andria Warwo in her return to featherweight. Morgan only losses were at bantamweight.

Walker (4-0) looks to climb the 145 ranks and has two first round finishes to her credit.

The match joins fours other bouts on the card.

  • Katja Kankaanpää (c) vs. Livia Renata Souza – strawweight title
  • Roxanne Modafferi vs. Vanessa Porto – flyweight
  • Amanda Bell vs. Faith Van Duin – featherweight
  • Peggy Morgan vs. LaToya Walker – featherweight
  • Cassie Rodish vs. Stephanie Skinner – atomweight

The card will stream on UFC Fight Pass April 24.

 

Amanda Bell Awarded WMMA Press Featherweight of the Year

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Bell

The WMMA Press Committee member Gina Begley announced on the Pro MMA Now podcast  the award for Featherweight of the Year.

InvictaFC’s Amanda Bell took the award for 2014 after three straights wins, having gone 0-2 in 2013. She finished all of her opponents last year, and made headlines with a 37 second TKO over Marina Shafir. The win would get her re-signed to Invicta.

Bell a great outlook coming in 2015 and is becoming a star in her own right. Congratulations to Amanda Bell.