Entries by InvictaFC

Episode 11: Invicta FC 18 – Grasso vs. Esquibel

Welcome to the latest episode of Invicta FC Radio. On this episode, Invicta FC matchmaker Julie Kedzie hosted fellow matchmaker Kaitlin Young and Invicta FC Presdient Shannon Knapp to discuss Invicta FC 18: Grasso vs. Esquibel.  The event takes place on Friday, July 29 from the historic Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Mo., and streams live and […]

Invicta FC 16: A Deeper Look

Invicta FC returns to Las Vegas on March 11 with a very exciting fight card. The two headlining bouts will crown an atomweight and interim flyweight champion. The main event will be a bout to remember, as the current champion, Ayaka Hamasaki, will look to defend her belt and improve to 13-1 against prospect Amber […]

Episode 2: President Shannon Knapp, Invicta 2015 Fan Choice Awards, Modafferi, Ostovich, Lee

Invicta FC Radio returns with it’s second full episode. On this broadcast TJ De Santis chats with Invicta FC president Shannon Knapp, matchmaker Julie Kedzie, and fighters Andrea “KGB” Lee, Roxanne Modafferi, and Rachael Ostovich. If that wasn’t enough De Santis and Kedzie recap a year of knockouts, submissions, and moments from 2015 that earned […]

Episode 1: President Shannon Knapp, Matchmaker Julie Kedzie, ‘Spotlight: Souza vs Bennett’

On the inaugural edition of Invicta FC Radio. play-by-play man TJ De Santis chats with Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp and matchmaker Julie Kedzie, while reporter Jack Encarnacao also debuts his unique “Spotlight” segment. With Invicta FC 15 coming up, Knapp joins the program to discuss the card. She also announces the four additional bouts […]

2014 Invicta FC Fan’s Choice Awards

Now that 2014 is in the books, it’s time to reflect on some of the great fights and performances that took place inside the Invicta cage over the last year. Over the last week, we asked you, the fans, to help determine winners in five categories: Fighter of the Year, Fight of the Year, Knockout […]

Fighting Words: Barb Honchak

Fighting before a hometown crowd for the first time in her career, Invicta FC Flyweight Champion Barb Honchak looks to defend her title for a second time. Her Invicta FC 9 challenger; Japan’s Takayo Hashi.     Corey Smith: November 1st will mark the fifth time you have fought for Invicta FC, making you one […]

Fighting Words: Takayo Hashi

Takayo Hashi returns to the United States to challenge for yet another world title, this time squaring off with Invicta FC World Flyweight Champion Barb Honchak at Invicta FC 9, November 1st.     Corey Smith: You were initially inspired to get involved with martial arts after watching your brother compete. What was the initial […]

Fighting Words: Karolina Kowalkiewicz

Preferring to let her performance in the cage do the talking, Poland’s Karolina Kowalkiewicz makes her Invicta FC debut November 1st at Invcita FC 9 against Japanese phenom Mizuki Inoue.     Corey Smith:  You initially took up Krav Maga at age sixteen, before transition over to mixed martial arts for the excitement. You have […]