Invicta announces Souza vs Bennett, Cyborg vs Dandois for January 16


Invicta Fighting Championships’ Shannon Knapp was on the MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani to announce some details in regards to Invicta 15, including a venue and multiple fights.

Invicta announces Souza vs Bennett, Cyborg vs Dandois for January 16

Invicta 115 lb champion Livia Renata Souza will defend her title vs. Utah’s “Argentine Assassin” DeAnna Bennett in the main event while Cris Cyborg will likely fight Cindy Dandois at 140 lbs in the co-main event. Here is the current card featuring names like Irene Aldana, Lisa Ellis and Angela Hill:

  • Strawweight title: Livia Renata Souza (8-0) vs. DeAnna Bennett (8-0)
  • 140 lbs: Cris Cyborg (14-1, 1NC) vs. Cindy Dandois (6-2) [weight and opponent may change]
  • Bantamweight: Raquel Pa’aluhi (5-4) vs. Irene Aldana (5-2) 
  • Atomweight: Lisa Ellis (15-10) vs. Amber Brown (5-1) 
  • Angela Hill (2-2) vs. Jodie Esquibel (5-1) 

More fights will be announced in the coming weeks. The card will take place in ‘The Hangar‘ at the Orange County Fair & Events Center On January 16.


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