On Friday, July 27, Invicta Fighting Championships hosted the weigh-ins for Invicta FC 2: Baszler vs. McMann from the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Kansas City, Mo.

The July 28 event takes place from Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kan. The entire event will stream live on the promotion’s website starting with the preliminary card at 7 p.m. ET.

Twenty-six of the 28 fighters made weight for the event, including the night’s headliners, Shayna Baszler and Sara McMann. Bantamweight Sarah D’Alelio came in 0.2 pounds over, while debuting atomweight Jessica Philippus came in 1.2 pounds heavy. Per Invicta: any fighter who misses weight on her first try will be deducted 10% of her fight purse. If a fighter is still unable to make weight on her second try, the penalty increases to 25%.

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


Shayna Baszler (133.6) vs. Sara McMann (135.4)
Alexis Davis (134.0) vs. Hitomi Akano (135.8)
Liz Carmouche (135.0) vs. Kaitlin Young (135.0)
Ayaka Hamasaki (114.6) vs. Lacey Schuckman (115.4)
Amanda Nunes (135.4) vs. Raquel Pa’Aluhi (134.4)
Sarah D’Alelio (136.2)* vs. Vanessa Porto (133.6)
Barb Honchak (124.2) vs. Bethany Marshall (124.0)
Julia Budd (145.2) vs. Elina Nilsson (144.6)
Carla Esparza (115.2) vs. Sarah Schneider (116.0)
Angelica Chavez (105.4) vs. Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc (105.2)
Sarah Moras (134.8) vs. Raquel Pennington (134.4)
Jessamyn Duke (135.0) vs. Suzie Montero (136.0)
Jocelyn Lybarger (124.8) vs. Cheryl Chan (124.2)
Jessica Philippus (107.2)# vs. Liz McCarthy (104.2)

*D’Alelio was given an additional two hours to make weight.

#Philippus could not cut any further and accepted the fight purse penalty.

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Shayna Baszler faces off with Sara McMann

Shayna Baszler

Sara McMann

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Alexis Davis faces off with Hitomi Akano

Alexis Davis

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Liz Carmouche faces off with Kaitlin Young

Liz Carmouche

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Ayaka Hamasaki faces off with Lacey Schuckman

Lacey Schuckman

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Amanda Nunes faces off with Raquel Pa’Aluhi

Amanda Nunes

Raquel Pa’Aluhi

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Sarah D’Alelio faces off with Vanessa Porto

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Barb Honchak faces off with Bethany Marshall

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Julia Budd faces off with Elina Nilsson

Julia Budd

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Sarah Schneider faces off with Carla Esparza

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Angelica Chavez faces off with Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc

Angelica Chavez

Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc

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Sarah Moras faces off Raquel Pennington

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Jessamyn Duke faces off with Suzie Montero

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Jocelyn Lybarger faces off with Cheryl Chan

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Jessica Philippus faces off with Liz McCarthy

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Invicta Ring Girls


Top Photo: Shayna Baszler (L) and Sara McMann (Jeff Vulgamore/The MMA Corner)

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Jeff Vulgamore

Based in Kansas City, Jeff has been an avid follower of the sport of mixed martial arts for years. He has supported nearly every promotion to visit the Midwest. Jeff recently began shooting events for The MMA Corner, so check out the photos section for more of his work.