Bellator 176: Rafael Carvalho KOs Melvin Manhoef in Rematch
By FCF Staff
Bellator 176 took place today in Turin, Italy, and following the card, Rafael Carvalho remains the promotion’s middleweight champ.
Carvalho KO’d Melvin Manhoef with a fourth round, head kick to retain the 185 title. The two fought last May, and Carvalho received a controversial, split decision win.
Here the results from Bellator 176.
Rafael Carvalho def. Melvin Manhoef via knockout (head kick) R4, 3:15
Anastasia Yankova def. Elina Kallionidou via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Valeriu Mircea def. Djamil Chan via majority decision (28-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Mihail Nica def. Samba Coulibaly via submission (anaconda) R1, 0:36