Sergei Kharitonov (15-3) is a Russian born heavyweight mixed martial arts fighter. The Russian Top Team product is still on active duty with Russia's Airborne Troops division. Like most Russian fighters, Sergei started out in combat Sambo in his later teens along with boxing. He has been a training partner with Fedor Emelianenko. He has notable wins over Semmy Schilt, Fabricio Werdum, Pedro Rizzo, Alistair Overeem, Mike Russow and Ninja Rua. Sergei's last fight was in September 07 in K1 Hero's, now Dream.
Kharitonov v. Overeem^