The event takes place July 13 at Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas
City, Mo., and is headlined by a featherweight title rematch
between former Strikeforce champions Cristiane
“Cyborg” Justino and Marloes
Promotion officials additionally revealed Thursday that unbeaten
Center will take on Scottish talent Joanne
Calderwood, who also enters the cage sporting a perfect pro
record. Calderwood was initially slated to face Sarah
Schneider, but Schneider was forced to withdraw from the
booking with a leg injury.
Tweet, 36, rides a three-fight winning streak into her Invicta
debut after beginning her career just 1-3. The Canadian, who was
submitted by Ronda
Rousey in her first pro bout, owns all four of her victories by
way of submission, most recently choking out Amanda Bell
on June 1 under the Battle for the Border banner.
Gomes (Pictured) enters the cage on the heels of four consecutive
victories, making her Invicta debut this past October with a
first-round submission of Katalina
Malungahu. The 32-year-old then followed that performance with
a unanimous decision win over Hiroko
Yamanaka, outpointing the former Smackgirl openweight queen
this past January at Invicta FC 4.