Bellator tournament champ Zoilia Gurgel has signed a multiple fight deal with InvictaFC according to a press release Tuesday.
The #7 Unified ranked Flyweight Gurgel (12-2) won Bellator’s initial 115 pound tournament, beating undefeated Megumi Fujii via decision in 2011. Gurgel was on a seven fight win streak before losing by a triangle choke to #1 ranked flyweight Jessica Eye this past December.
She will have her hands full as she takes on Brazilian Maia (6-2-1), who is coming off a decision win over Jessica Andrade. Maia went undefeated her first five bouts until losing to InvictaFC 5 co-main eventer Vanessa Porto.
InvictaFC 5 is tenatively scheduled for April 5 in Kansas City, MO. Location and viewing options to be announced.
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