Each day, The MMA Corner will provide a recap of results, event announcements, fight matchups, and injuries/cancellations from throughout the world of MMA.

Invicta FC 1 Weigh-in Results

Fighters tipped the scale for the first Invicta event, which will be an all-female promotion. Invicta Fighting Championships 1 will take place on April 28 from the Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kan. Strikeforce veteran Marloes Coenen will take on Romy Ruyssen in the main event. InvictaFC.com will be streaming the event live starting at 8 p.m. ET.

Marloes Coenen (146) vs. Romy Ruyssen (150.4)*
Jessica Penne (105.6) vs. Lisa Ellis (106)
Liz Carmouche (134.2) vs. Ashleigh Curry (137.2)*
Kaitlin Young (135.4) vs. Leslie Smith (135)
Sarah D’Alelio (135.2) vs. Vanessa Mariscal (136)
Sally Krumdiack (113.6) vs. Sarah Schneider (115.6)
Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc (105.4) vs. Amy Davis (105.6)
Michele Gutierrez (125) vs. Sarah Maloy (125.4)
Randi Miller (149.8)* vs. Mollie Estes (145)
Ashley Cummins (115) vs. Sofia Bagherdai (120.6)*
Cassie Rodish (105.2) vs. Meghan Wright (103.5)

*Ruyssen, Curry, Miller, and Bagherdai must forfeit 25 percent of their weight due to missing weight

Source: The MMA Corner
Benson Henderson vs. Frankie Edgar II targeted for UFC 150 in Denver

UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson has a date set for his first title defense.

Henderson and Frankie Edgar have verbally agreed to a rematch for the lightweight championship on Aug. 11 in Denver from the Pepsi Center.

The two lightweights fought at UFC 144 in Japan, where Henderson captured the belt by defeating Edgar by unanimous decision.

Source: MMAJunkie
UFC 150 Fight Card Update

The UFC will return to Denver’s Pepsi Center on Aug.11, and have added two bouts to the venue.

Brazilian Luiz Cane will return to the Octagon to take on against Yushin “Thunder” Okami.

Also, veterans Thiago Tavares and Dennis Hallman will battle in the lightweight division. The two were originally expected to fight on May 5, but due to injuries have been moved to UFC 150.

Source: UFC
‘UFC on FX 4: Guida vs. Maynard’ main card set with four bouts

The UFC will return to Atlantic City N.J., on June 22, and have put together a four-bout main card that will air on FX.

An important fight in the lightweight division will headline UFC on FX 4, as Clay Guida will go to war with Gray Maynard.

Rounding out the card will be Sam Stout taking on Spencer Fisher, Brian Ebersole locking horns with T.J. Waldburger, and Ross Pearson vs. Cub Swanson.

The evening preliminary bouts will air on Fuel TV, but no official word has been spoken concerning the undercard.

Source: MMAJunkie
Paul Taylor vs. Anthony Njokuani on for UFC on Fuel TV 4

After competing at UFC 145 just last week, Anthony Njokuani already has another opponent.

Njokuani has been matched up with Paul Taylor as a part of the televised portion of the UFC’s fourth event on Fuel TV.

The bout has not been made official yet, but contracts are expected to be signed soon.

UFC on Fuel TV 4 is expected to take place in San Jose, Calif., on July 11.

Source: Fighters Only
Jon Jones Opens as Massive Favorite Over Dan Henderson

After taking out consecutive former light heavyweight champions, Jon Jones has been given a new obstacle in Dan Henderson.

UFC president Dana White has confirmed the match-up, but no venue has been confirmed thus far.

In a line released by MMA odds maker Nick Kalikas, Jones is nearly a 6-to-1 favorite to defeat Henderson, with a number of -565. Henderson is listed as a +385 underdog.

Source: MMAFighting
Fans invited to next week’s ‘UFC on Fox 3: Diaz vs. Miller’ pre-fight press conference

The pre-fight press conference for UFC on Fox 3 will take place on May 3 from the Beacon Theater in New York City. Fans are welcome to attend the presser, as doors open at 1 p.m. ET, with a 2 p.m. ET start time.

UFC on Fox 3 takes place on May 5 from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J.

Source: MMAJunkie
‘UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II’ tickets on sale next week

Tickets for the stacked UFC 148 event go on sale next week.

The UFC has put together a blockbuster card for July 7 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Tickets will range from $125 to $1,200, and will be offered to the public on May 4 at 3 p.m. ET. UFC Fight Club members can take advantage of an exclusive date of May 2 to purchase theirs, with UFC.com newsletter subscribers available to purchase on May 3.

Source: MMAJunkie
Legacy FC 13 to Feature Damm-Gadelha, Rosholt-Lewis on Aug. 17 in Dallas

Legacy Fighting Championships have announced its feature bouts for Aug. 17 when the promotion travels to Dallas.

Former Strikeforce fighter Carina Damm will fight undefeated Claudia Gadelha, while heavyweights Jared Rosholt and Derrick Lewis will go toe-to-toe.

Legacy FC 13 takes place on Aug. 17 from the Europa Expo in Dallas. The event will be broadcasted live on HDNet.

Source: Sherdog

Photo: Marloes Coenan (left) stares down Romy Ruyssen (right) while Invicta promoter Shannon Knapp (center) looks on (MMARising)

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Corey Adams didn't grow up watching mixed martial arts, considering the UFC was just getting started the year he was born, but in his teenage years, witnessed the action and has fallen in love with the sport. Corey was the first to join The MMA Corner staff -- other than founder Josh Davis -- and has been writing for the site ever since. Corey attends Austin Peay State University, where he majors in Communications with a focus on journalism. When he's not covering MMA, Corey is still writing on many sports with both local and campus newspapers. His favorite sports teams are the Atlanta Braves and Denver Broncos. Follow him on Twitter at the link below.