Maybe Invicta FC will start a trend this weekend of new champions being crowned, as Herica Tiburcio submitted Michelle Waterson Friday night to become the new atomweight champion.
Tiburcio earned a third round victory when she locked up a guillotine choke on Waterson in the main event of Invicta FC 10. The entire event streamed live on UFC Fight Pass.
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In other action, Tonya Evinger submitted Cindy Dandois and Roxanne Modafferi scored a split decision over Andrea K. Lee.
Complete results can be found below:
Herica Tiburcio def. Michelle Waterson via submission (guillotine choke) at 1:04 of Round 3 to become the new atomweight champion
Tonya Evinger def. Cindy Dandois via submission (armbar) at 1:23 of Round 2
Roxanne Modafferi def. Andrea K. Lee via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
DeAnna Bennett def. Jennifer Maia via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Peggy Morgan def. Andria Wawro via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Alexa Grasso def. Alida Gray via TKO (strikes) at 1:47 of Round 1
Jinh Yu Frey def. Cassie Robb via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:36 of Round 1
Rachael Ostovich def. Evva Johnson via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)