Rafael Carvalho

"The Blessed"
16 5
Wins Losses
Birth date July 27, 1986 (age 34)
Birth place Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Reach 78 in (1.98 m)
Former Bellator Middleweight Champion

Fights

LOSS
Rafael Carvalho
Alex Polizzi
Bellator 245
Sep 11, 2020
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Rafael Carvalho
Bellator 230
Oct 12, 2019
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 3:56
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Chidi Njokuani
Bellator 224
Jul 12, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Rafael Carvalho
Bellator 213
Dec 15, 2018
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Rafael Carvalho
Bellator 200
May 25, 2018
TKO (punches)
R1 – 3:35
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Alessio Sakara
Bellator 190
Dec 9, 2017
KO (punches and elbow)
R1 – 0:44
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Melvin Manhoef
Bellator 176
Apr 8, 2017
KO (head kick)
R4 – 3:15
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Melvin Manhoef
Bellator 155
May 20, 2016
Decision (split)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Bellator 144
Oct 23, 2015
TKO (body kick)
R2 – 1:42
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Joe Schilling
Bellator 136
Apr 10, 2015
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Brian Rogers
Bellator 125
Sep 19, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 3:06
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Mauri Roque
Talent MMA Circuit 9: Sao Jose dos Pinhais 2014
May 10, 2014
TKO (knee to the body and punches)
R1 – 2:47
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Sergio Souza
Iron Fight Combat 4
Sep 7, 2013
TKO (knee to the body and punches)
R3 – 2:15
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Gustavo Machado
Smash Fight 2
Jul 13, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Fernando Scherek
Adventure Fighters Tournament 4
Mar 9, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:39
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Kaue Dudus
Samurai FC 9: Water vs. Fire
Dec 15, 2012
TKO (punches)
R2 – 3:48
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Eduardo Gimenez
Empire Promotions: Empire FC
Oct 20, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:55
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Luiz Cado Simon
Forca Jovem Parana: Nocaute ao Crack 2
Aug 25, 2012
TKO (punches)
R3 – N/A
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Glauber Valadares
Predador FC 21
Aug 11, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:52
WIN
Rafael Carvalho
Flavio Rodrigo Magon
Adrenaline Fight 4
Mar 10, 2012
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:42
LOSS
Rafael Carvalho
Julio Cesar Araujo Fernandes
Samurai FC 6
Dec 17, 2011
Submission (anaconda choke)
R1 – N/A