Strawweight Championship Tournament Headlines Invicta FC 50 in Denver



A one-night tournament to determine the next strawweight champion will headline the Invicta FC 50 next month.

The promotion announced the event on Wednesday. Invicta FC 50 takes place at Reelworks Denver in Denver, Colorado on November 16 and airs on AXS TV and the Invicta FC YouTube and Facebook pages at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.

The four tournament entrants are: Dana White’s Contender Series alumna Valesca Machado, four-time UFC veteran Gloria de Paula, 20-year-old former Legacy Fighting Alliance contender Edianna Silva, and Two-time KSW veteran Karolina Wojcik. The semi-finals and finals will consist of three five-minute rounds and will take place on the same map. Matches for the group will be drawn at the November 15 weigh-ins.

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Invicta FC 50 will also include two tournament reserve matchups in case anything happens to the originally scheduled entrants. Sharon Jacobson will face Melissa Oddessa in one 115-pound match, while Fatima Kline will meet Danni McCormack in the other.

The card will also feature a pair of bantamweight pairs, as Katharina Lehner takes on Talita Bernardo in the co-main event, while Claire Guthrie locks the horns with Marilia Morais.

Fatima Kline vs Danni McCormack Sharon Jacobson vs Melissa Oddessa Parker Karolina Wojcik vs Unknown Fighter Edianna Silva vs Unknown Fighter Gloria de Paula vs Unknown Fighter Valesca Machado vs Unknown Fighter Claire Guthrie vs Marilia Morais Katharina Lehner vs Talita Bernardo

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