Pearl Gonzalez vs. Brogan Walker-Sanchez Now Headlines Invicta FC 37

Invicta FC Atomweight Champion Jinh Yu Frey has suffered an injury and her title defense against Ashley Cummins has been moved to Invicta FC 39. A flyweight division attraction between UFC veteran Pearl Gonzalez and Brogan Walker-Sanchez will now headline the upcoming Invicta FC 37 card.

The following press release was issued on the matter:

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Flyweights Pearl Gonzalez and Brogan Sanchez Now Headline Invicta FC 37

September 23, 2019/by Rob Tatum

Kansas City, Mo. – Invicta FC 37 has a new headliner.

Atomweight champion Jinh Yu Frey (8-4) has been forced out of her scheduled title defense against No. 1 contender Ashley Cummins (7-4) due to injury. The bout will be rescheduled for Invicta FC 39.

Stepping into the main event spotlight will be the flyweight contest between Pearl Gonzalez (9-4) and Brogan “Killer Bee” Sanchez (6-0). The Chicago native Gonzalez is a UFC veteran and former flyweight title challenger. Guam’s Sanchez — formerly Walker — has opened her career with six straight victories, including two straight inside the Invicta cage.

In addition to the new headliner, a bantamweight bout has joined the fight card as Florida’s Megan “Killa” Cawley (0-1) returns to the Invicta cage against newcomer “Hurricane” Hope Chase (1-1) of Pennsylvania.

Invicta FC 37 takes place Friday, Oct. 4, from Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kan. The event will stream live and exclusively on UFC Fight Pass beginning at 7 p.m. CT. Tickets for the event can be purchased now through Eventbrite.

The updated Invicta FC 37 fight card can be found below:

Flyweight: Pearl Gonzalez vs. Brogan Sanchez

Flyweight: Mariya Agapova vs. Marilia Santos

Strawweight: Kay Hansen vs. Nicolle Caliari

Atomweight: Shino VanHoose vs. Lindsey VanZandt

Atomweight: Linda Mihalec vs. Marisa Messer-Belenchia

Bantamweight: Megan Cawley vs. Hope Chase

Flyweight: Jordan Kaaze vs. Claire Johnson

About Invicta FC:

Invicta Fighting Championships is a world championship, all-pro mixed martial arts (MMA) fight series dedicated to providing female athletes with a major platform to hone their skills on a consistent basis. Founded in 2012 by longtime MMA executive Shannon Knapp, Invicta is committed to pioneering the future growth of women’s MMA by promoting the best possible match-ups between female competitors and identifying and developing future superstars of the sport. Follow Invicta on Twitter (@InvictaFights), Facebook (, and Instagram (@InvictaFC) for all the latest information.

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