Shanna Young Out of Invicta FC 39 Fight Due To Illness

Shanna Young’s Friday night fight against Daiana Torquato has been cancelled, as illness has forced Young off of the card.

Torquato made weight at the weigh-ins, and was paid her show and fight purse despite the bout cancellation.

Young last fought on Invicta Phoenix Series 2, defeating Maiju Suotama before losing to Miranda Maverick in the semi-finals of the flyweight tournament.

Torquato fought in the same flyweight bracket, also losing in the second round. She passed the quarter-finals with a split decision win over Milana Dudieva, falling to DeAnna Bennett in the semis.

Invicta FC 39 is to be main evented by Jinh Yu Frey and Ashley Cummins. While Cummins has a chance to win the Invicta Atomweight Championship, Frey was stripped of her belt after coming in over the atomweight limit on Thursday.

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