Bellator 176: Rafael Carvalho vs. Melvin Manhoef II
Bellator 176: Carvalho vs. Manhoef II took place on April 8th, 2017. The main event featured a middleweight title fight between champion Rafael Carvalho and contender Melvin Manhoef. In their last meeting (Bellator 155), Carvalho defeated Manhoef via split-decision 11 months prior to this event.
|Weight Class||Official Match Result||Victory Method||Round & Time|
|Middleweight||Rafael Carvalho Defeated Melvin Manhoef||Knockout (Head Kick)||4th Round | 3:15|
|W.Catchweight (132Ibs)||Anastasia Yankova Defeated Elina Kallionidou||Unanimous Decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)||3rd Round | 5:00|
|Lightweight||Valeriu Mircea Defeated Djamil Chan||Majority Decision (28-28, 29-28, 29-28)||3rd Round | 5:00|
|Lightweight||Mihail Nica Defeated Samba Coulibaly||Submission (Anaconda Choke)||1st Round | 0:36|