Arlovski starts off with a fast pace. Arlovski gets the Muay Thai clinch and lands three straight uppercuts. Arlovski continues to land uppercuts and jabs as they break apart. Kharitonov lands a big counter left that rocks Arlovski coming in. Arlovski stuck against the fence gets a small flurry that puts Arlovski to sleep.
A known star in Japan from Pride now carries notable wins over Andrei Arlovski, Tatsuya Mizuno, Jimmy Ambriz, Alistair Overeem, Mike Russow, Fabricio Werdum, and Pedro Rizzo.