“Lioness of the Ring” Amanda Nunes let her Jiu-Jitsu do her roaring for her last Saturday in Kansas City, where she took on and finished Hawaii’s Raquel Pa’aluhi with a rear-naked choke. The win marks the Brazilian’s seventh triumph in nine career MMA fights.
In the evening’s main event, Sara Mc Mann overcame Shayna Baszler via unanimous judges’s decision, while Alexis Davis tapped out Hitomi Akano with a second-round rear-naked choke.
INVICTA FC 2
KANSAS CITY, USA
JULY 28, 2012
Sara McMann defeated Shayna Baszler via unanimous judges’ decision;
Alexis Davis subbed Hitomi Akano via rear-naked choke in R2;
Liz Carmouche subbed Kaitlin Young via rear-naked choke in R2;
Amanda Nunes subbed Raquel Pa’aluhi via rear-naked choke in R1;
Ayaka Hamasaki tapped out Lacey Schuckman via armbar in R3;
Sarah D’Alielio subbed Vanessa Porto via reverse triangle in R1;
Barb Honchak defeated Bethany Marshall via KO in R1;
Julia Budd defeated Elina Linsson via TKO in R2;
Carla Esparza defeated Sarah Scheider via TKO in R2;
Raquel Pennington defeated Sarah Moras via unanimous judges’ decision;
Jessamyn Duke defeated Suzie Montero via TKO in R3;
Jocelyn Lybarger defeated Cheryl Chan via unanimous judges’ decision;
Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc defeated Angelica Chavez via unanimous judges’ decision;
Liz McCarthy defeated Jessica Philippus via TKO in R1.