Invicta Fighting Championships 8 Live Weigh-In ResultsWeigh-ins for Invicta Fighting Championships 8 took place today at Aladdin Holiday Inn in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. An atomweight title bout between champ Michelle “The Karate Hottie” Waterson and former Valkyrie titleholder Yasuko “Ikuko” Tamada headlines Saturday’s all-female card.

In the co-feature, Finnish star Katja “Killer Bunny” Kankaanpää and former XFC champ Stephanie “Snowflake” Eggink clash for the vacant Invicta FC strawweight title. Ediane “India” Gomes faces Tonya “Triple Threat” Evinger at 135. has live coverage for the Invicta FC 8 weigh-ins.


Michelle Waterson vs Yasuko Tamada


Atomweight title (105): Michelle Waterson (104.8) vs Yasuko Tamada (103.5)

Strawweight title (115): Katja Kankaanpää (114.0) vs Stephanie Eggink (114.7)

Bantamweight (135): Ediane Gomes (134.9) vs Tonya Evinger (137.3)*

Flyweight (125): Tara LaRosa (125.6) vs Roxanne Modafferi (124.9)

Flyweight (125): Michelle Ould (131.9)** vs DeAnna Bennett (125.4)

Lightweight (155): Charmaine Tweet (154.5) vs Veronica Rothenhausler (155.0)

Bantamweight (135): Peggy Morgan (133.5) vs Irene Aldana (135.1)

Strawweight (115): Ashley Cummins (115.7) vs Alexa Grasso (115.2)

Atomweight (105): Jodie Esquibel (105.9) vs Jinh Yu Frey (105.4)

Strawweight (115): Delaney Owen (114.2) vs J.J. Aldrich (115.1)


Note: Any fighter who misses weight on her first try will be deducted 10% of her fight purse. If a fighter is still unable to make weight on her second try, the penalty increases to 25%.

*Evinger declined to re-weigh in and forfeits 25% of her purse.
**Ould re-weighed in at 131.0 pounds and forfeits 25% of her purse.



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