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Invicta FC 23 took place May 20th from the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri and could be seen live on UFC Fight Pass. In the Main event, Agnieszka Niedzwiedz remained undefeated and became a legit contender at flyweight with a unanimous decision over Vanessa Porto in a very close bout. Niedwiedz seemed a step ahead on the feet and was effective on the ground. Porto made a late charge but too little too late. In the Co-Main Event, Roxanne Modafferi score a very impressive late stoppage of Sarah D’Alelio. Modafferi showed her ever improving striking by dropping D’Alelio with the first solid shot she landed and won the majority of the stand-up from there on out. Here ar eall your results and Our Of The Night Awards.
1. Bantamweight: Shaianna Rincon (1-0) defeated Brooksie Bayard (1-2) via Unanimous Decision (30-27/29-28/29-28). We scored it 29-28 Rincon.
2. Strawweight: Tiffany Van Soest (1-1) defeated Christine Ferea (1-1) via Unanimous Decision (29-28/29-28/29-28). We scored it 29-28 Van Soest.
3. Featherweight: Ediane Gomes (11-4) defeated Pam Sorenson (5-2) via Split Decision (29-28/28-29/29-28). We scored it 30-27 Gomes.
4. Flyweight: Andrea Lee (7-2) defeated Liz Tracy (3-2) via Split Decision (30-27/28-29/29-28). We scored it 29-28 Lee.
5. 140LB Catch Weight: Kelly Faszholz (4-2) defeated Elizabeth Phillips (6-6) via Unanimous Decision (30-27/30-27/30-27). We scored it 30-27 Faszholz.
6. Atomweight: Herica Tiburcio (11-4) defeated Tessa Simpson via Split Decision (29-28/28-29/29-28). We scored it 30-27 Tiburcio.
7. Flyweight: Roxanne Modafferi (21-13) defeated Sarah D’Alelio (11-7) via TKO at 2:37 of Round 3.
8. Flyweight: Agnieszka Niedwiedz (10-0) defeated Vanessa Porto (18-8) via Unanimous Decision (29-28/29-28/29-28). We scored it 29-28 Niedzwiedz.
Knockout of the Night: Roxanne Modafferi
Fight of the Night: Andrea Lee vs Liz Tracy