Invicta Fighting Championships 27 Results: Sarah Kaufman Returns To Headline The Card

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Sarah Kaufman def. Pannie Kianzad by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Vanessa Porto def. Mariana Morais by submission via rear naked choke (4:19, R1)

Sharon Jacobson def. Ashley Nichols by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Ashley Cummins def. Stephanie Alba by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Broagn Walker-Sanchez def. Cheri Muraski by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Felicia Spencer def. Akeela Al-Hameed by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Mallory Martin def. Tiffany Masters by TKO via strikes (3:36, R2)

Loma Lookboonmee def. Melissa Wang by unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-26)

Helen Peralta def. Jade Ripley by TKO via strikes (2:22, R1)


Jade Ripley vs. Helen Peralta

Round One: The round begins with Peralta attacking Ripley with some leg kicks, Ripley tries nailing Peralta with some rights. Peralta then nails Ripley with a kick to the midsection, Ripley catches a kicking Peralta with a counter left. Peralta responds by landing a looping left to the midsection of Ripley, Peralta catches an incoming Ripley with a right. Peralta rocks Ripley with a few rights while in the clinch, Peralta backs Ripley into the cage wall with a plethora of unanswered strikes and the referee jumps in.

Official Result: Helen Peralta def. Jade Ripley by TKO via strikes (2:22, R1)

Loma Lookboonmee vs. Melissa Wang

Round One: The round begins with Lookboonmee attacking Wang with leg kicks, Wang gets Lookboonmee against the cage wall. Lookboonmee nails Wang with a knee strike to the midsection before separating, Wang catches Lookboonmee with a front kick before getting her against the cage all. The fighters separate and Wang eats a kick to the midsection before looking for a takedown against Lookboonmee, Lookboonmee catches Wang with another knee strike to the midsection. Lookboonmee drops Wang with a knee strike and she gets back control on the ground, Lookboonmee locks Wang in the rear naked choke and Wang escapes. Lookboonmee attacks Wang with ground and pound, Lookboonmee goes for another rear naked choke and Wang escapes to get top position. Wang starts attacking Lookboonmee with some ground and pound until the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Lookboonmee

Round Two: The round begins with Wang getting Lookboonmee up against the cage wall, the fighters exchange knee strikes while in the clinch. The fighters separate and Lookboonmee nails Wang with a kick to the midsection, Lookboonmee gets Wang against the cage all while landing knee strikes and elbow strikes. Wang tries pulling guard and Lookboonmee gets right back to her feet, Wang accidentally nails Wang with an illegal knee strike and the fight is halted. The fight resumes with Wang attacking Lookboonmee with a punching combination, Lookboonmee nails Wang with a kick to the midsection followed by some knee strikes. Lookboonmee then cracks Wang with standing elbow strikes to the head as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Lookboonmee (Overall Score: 20-18 for Lookboonmee)

Round Three: The round begins with Wang getting Lookboonmee against the cage wall, Lookboonmee spins Wang and nails her with a plethora of knee strikes. Lookboonmee eats a few punches as she attacks Wang with a high kick, Wang goes for the clinch and Lookboonmee drills her with more knee strikes. Wang catches Lookboonmee with a right before looking for the takedown again, Lookboonmee accidentally nails Wang with an illegal knee strike and the fight is halted. The fight resumes with Wang getting Lookboonmee against the cage wall, Lookboonmee continues attacking Wang with knee strikes to the midsection. Wang then nails Lookboonmee with a multiple punch combination, Wang gets Lookboonmee against the cage wall as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Lookboonmee (Final Score: 30-27 for Lookboonmee)

Official Result: Loma Lookboonmee def. Melissa Wang by unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-26)

Mallory Martin vs. Tiffany Masters

Round One: The round begins with Martin nailing Masters with a right, Masters comes forward to nail Martin with a short right. Martin starts attacking Masters with some leg kicks, Masters nails a swinging Martin with a counter right. Masters backs up Martin with a high kick attempt, Masters comes forward and just swings away at Martin. Martin then pops Masters with a left to the midsection, Martin scores a takedown on Masters and she gets the half guard. Martin starts attacking Masters with ground and pound until the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Martin  

Round Two: The round begins with Masters charging at Martin while throwing strikes, Martin catches Masters with a few lefts. Martin scores a takedown on Masters and she gets the full guard, Martin attacks Masters with a plethora of ground and pound. Martin transitions to side control against Masters, Martin transitions to the full mount against Masters. Martin attacks Masters with a lot of ground and pound until the referee jumps in.

Official Result: Mallory Martin def. Tiffany Masters by TKO via strikes (3:36, R2)

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