Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Santos has signed a multi-fight agreement with women’s world championship Mixed Martial Arts promotion Invicta Fighting Championships.
Santos will make her Invicta FC debut against submission champ and Unified Women’s Professional MMA Rankings world No. 2 featherweight Ediane “India” Gomes of Coconut Creek, Florida by way of Sao Paulo, Brazil. The event will take place at Ameristar Casino Hotel Kansas City on Friday, April 5, 2013.
The winner of the matchup between Cyborg and Gomes will square off with world No. 1 ranked featherweight superstar Marloes Coenen at Invicta FC 6, on a date to be announced.
Gomes’ original Invicta FC 5 opponent, Julia “The Jewel” Budd of Port Moody BC, Canada, will now face rising star Fiona Muxlow of Townsville, Queensland Australia on the April 5 card.