Laura Sanko has been forced off the Invicta FC 6 fight card after finding out she is pregnant. Replacing the expectant fighter will be her Invicta FC 4 opponent Cassie Robb.
Robb will be looking for her first professional victory when she takes on Austrian fighter Livia Von Plettenberg. Robb lost her professional debut to Sanko earlier this year after a successful amateur run.
Invicta FC 6 will be headlined by the inaugural Invicta FC featherweight title fight as Marloes Coenen takes on Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos. The online PPV will also feature an Invicta FC strawweight battle as champion Carla Esparza takes on Ayaka Hamasaki. Invicta FC 6 takes place July 13 at the Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri.
Invicta FC 6 Fight Card:
Main Card (Online PPV 10PM ET)
- Inaugural Invicta FC Featherweight Title Fight: Marloes Coenen vs. Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos
- Invicta FC Strawweight Title Fight: Carla Esparza (c) vs. Ayaka Hamasaki
- Sarah D’alelio vs. Lauren Taylor
- Jennifer Maia vs. Leslie Smith
- Jessica Penne vs. Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc
- Joanne Calderwood vs. Claudia Gadelha
- Julia Budd vs. Ediane Gomes
- Bec Hyatt vs. Mizuki Inoue
- Miriam Nakamoto vs. Duda Yankovich
Preliminary Card (Online PPV 8PM ET)
- Rose Namajunas vs. Tecia Torres
- Ashley Cummins vs. Emily Kagan
- Mollie Estes vs. Veronica Rothenhausler
- Cassie Robb vs. Livia Von Plettenberg