Invicta 41 Weigh-In Results: Janaisa Morandin Vs. Montserrat Ruiz
The second card for Invicta FC since returning to action was attempting to go off without a hitch. While the main event was affected by the weigh-ins, the fight is still on.
Invicta FC 41will be taking place on July 30 in Kansas City, Kansas. The exact location it will be live from is unknown, but Invicta 40 took place in Memorial Hall. The main event will feature Janaisa Morandin v. Montserrat Ruiz. Morandin came in 0.9 pounds over the strawweight limit, forfeiting 25% of her purse as a result.
Morandin (10-3) made her MMA debut in 2013. Following a nine-fight win streak to start her career, “Evil Princess” lost her Invicta debut in 2017 against Livinha Souza. She is 1-3 with the promotion, her last bout a TKO-loss against Emily Ducote in August 2019. Ruiz (8-1) lost her Invicta debut in December 2018 following an eight-fight win streak to start her carer. She lost to Danielle Taylor via unanimous decision.
A few changes to the card include:
- Erin Blanchfield now facing Brogan Sanchez instead of Stephanie Geltmacher
- Itzel Esquivel facing Kelly D’Angelo instead of Cynthia Arceo
Invicta FC 41 will air on UFC Fight Pass at 8 p.m. ET. Check out the weigh-in results before the event:
Main Card ( 8 p.m. ET, UFC Fight Pass)
Janaisa Morandin (116.9)* v. Montserrat Ruiz (114)
Erin Blanchfield (125.5) v. Brogan Sanchez (125.5)
Kaitlin Young (145.9) v. Latoya Walker (144)
Kelly D’Angelo (115.7) v. Itzel Esquivel (114.9)
Caitlin Sammons (124.6) v. Claire Guthrie (125.9)
Natalya Speece (125.1) v. Alexa Culp (124.8)