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Invicta 5 results: New champ, Cyborg returns

Michelle Waterson submitted Jessica Penne in the fourth

Michelle Waterson submitted Jessica Penne in the fourth round to win the atomweight championship at Invicta FC 5 in Kansas City. (April 5, 2013) (Credit: Invicta FC/Esther Lin)

A quick rundown of the results from Invicta FC 5 in Kansas City on Friday night:

Main card

Atomweight championship: challenger Michelle Waterson submitted Jessica Penne by armbar – Round 4, 2:31

Flyweight championship: Barb Honchak won a unanimous decision over Vanessa Porto  (50-45, 49-46, 48-47) to win the inaugural title.

Cris Cyborg beat Fiona Muxlow by TKO (punches) – Round 1, 3:46

Sarah Kaufman took the split decision over Leslie Smith  (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Jennifer Maia beat Zoila Frausto Gurgel by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Lauren Taylor beat Kaitlin Young by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Julia Budd submitted Mollie Estes (rear-naked choke) – Round 3, 1:04

Bec Hyatt submitted Jasminka Cive (armbar) – Round 1, 3:30

Prelims

Alex Chambers submitted Jodie Esquibel via submission (rear-naked choke) - Round 1, 1:35

Rose Namajunas submitted Kathina Catron via submission (flying armbar) - Round 1, :12

Katja Kankaanpaa won a unanimous decision over Juliana Carnerio Lima (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Miriam Nakamoto knocked out Jessamyn Duke (knee) – Round 1, 2:20

Simona Soukupova submitted Cassie Rodish (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 3:20

Tags: invicta , women's mma

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