The former Glory and K-1 World Max champion Giorgio Petrosyan entered this fight with a professional kickboxing record of 84-2-2 (38 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.4 super welterweight in the world while his opponent, the SuperKombat Lw champion Amansio Paraschiv, has an official record of 23-5-1 (10 knockouts). ‘The Doctor’ Petrosyan suffered his second defeat of his career during the semifinal of the Glory lightweight tournament against Andy Ristie in 2013 (=Petrosyan vs Andy Ristie), since then he has won eight bouts beating Jordan Watson (=Petrosyan vs Watson) and Artem Pashporin in his last two (=Petrosyan vs Pashporin); Paraschiv lost to Chris Ngimbi last year in October but then he took revenge on him one month later. Giorgio Petrosyan vs Amansio Paraschiv is on the undercard of Rafael Carvalho vs Melvin Manhoef 2 – Bellator 176 – Oktagon 2017. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Bellator 176: Carvalho vs Manhoef 2 – Oktagon 2017
Where: Pala Aplitour, Turin, Italy
Division: super welterweight (154 lbs, 69.9 kg)
Petrosyan’s previous fight: Giorgio Petrosyan vs Artem Pashporin
Petrosyan’s next fight: Giorgio Petrosyan vs Chris Ngimbi 2