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Completed MMA Bout

Rafael Carvalho vs. Melvin Manhoef

Main Event | Bellator MMA Middleweight Championship | 185 lbs

Rafael Carvalho defeats Melvin Manhoef via 5 Round Decision

Rafael Carvalho
Mmaweekly large Melvin "No Mercy" Manhoef

Carvalho
Decision
Round 5

12-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   30-12-1
Climbed to 13-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 30-13
-255 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +210 (Moderate Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Br Brazil   Nationality   Nl Netherlands
Curitiba, Parana, Brazil   Fighting out of   Amsterdam, Holland
29 years, 9 months, 2 days   Age at Fight   40 years, 2 days
184.3 lbs (83.6 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs)
6'3" (191cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
78.0" (198cm)   Reach   71.0" (180cm)
Carlson Gracie Curitiba (Jiu Jitsu)
Evolução Thai MMA (Primary)
  Gym   Mikes Gym
Bellator 155
  • Bout Information
  • Event: Bellator 155: Carvalho vs. Manhoef
  • Date: Friday 05.20.2016 at 09:00 PM ET
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: CenturyLink Arena
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Boise, Idaho, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 11 of 13)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Sean Grande, Jimmy Smith
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jimmy Smith
  • Carvalho Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Manhoef Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: Bellator MMA Middleweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Carvalho
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Carvalho vs. Manhoef Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 388  
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