On Friday, Jan. 4, Invicta Fighting Championships hosted the weigh-ins for Invicta FC 4: Esparza vs. Hyatt from the Aladdin Holiday Inn Hotel in Kansas City, Mo.

The Jan. 5 event takes place from Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kan. The entire event will stream live on the promotion’s website for $7.95 starting with the preliminary card at 7 p.m. ET.

Twenty-five of the 26 fighters made weight for the event, including the night’s headliners, Carla Esparza and Bec Hyatt. The pair will battle for the promotion’s inaugural strawweight belt.

Per Invicta: any fighter who misses weight on her first try will be deducted 10 percent of her fight purse. If a fighter is still unable to make weight on her second try, the penalty increases to 25 percent.

Click the tabs below the results for a full photo gallery shot by The MMA Corner’s Jeff Vulgamore and Rob Tatum.


Main Card
Carla Esparza (114.6) vs. Bec Hyatt (115.0) – for inaugural strawweight title
Shayna Baszler (134.8) vs. Alexis Davis (135.8)
Leslie Smith (135.8) vs. Raquel Pennington (134.8)
Amanda Nunes (135.8) vs. Sarah D’Alelio (135.8)
Ediane Gomes (143.2) vs. Hiroko Yamanaka (145.6)
Joanne Calderwood (116) vs. Livia von Plettenberg (116)
Preliminary Card
Stephanie Frausto (105) vs. Cassie Rodish (105.8)
Amanda Bell (145) vs. Tamikka Brents (145)
Jodie Esquibel (104.2) vs. Liz McCarthy (104.2)
Emily Kagan (115.6) vs. Rose Namajunas (114.6)
Tecia Torres (115.6) vs. Paige VanZant (113.8)
Katalina Malungahu (145.8) vs. Veronica Rothenhausler (146.6)*
Cassie Robb (105.6) vs. Laura Sanko (105.6)

*Rothenhausler weighed in at 146.0 on her second attempt and was docked 10 percent of her purse.

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Top Photo: Carla Esparza (L) and Bec Hyatt (Jeff Vulgamore/The MMA Corner)

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