The black belt in karate Matt Mitrione entered this fight with a professional mma record of 13-6-0 (85% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.13 heavyweight in the world.
Sergei Kharitonov, has an official record of 28-6-0 (93% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.17 in the same weight class. He lost to Javy Ayala in 2016.
Heavyweight Bellator MMA 215, (28 – 6 – 0) Matt Mitrione and Sergei Kharitonov(13 – 6 – 0) full fight MMA championship stream replay video, at Mohegan Sun Arena, is a 10,000 seat multi-purpose arena in Uncasville, Connecticut located inside Mohegan Sun. The arena facility features 30,000 square feet of configurable exhibition space and a 400-foot clear span. It was built by the Perini Building Company, and opened in October 2001.
Result: Matt Mitrione vs. Sergei Kharitonov ends in no-contest after low blow, The strike was so bad that Kharitonov was left writhing in pain on the floor and rendered unable to continue, causing the bout to be declared a no-contest just fifteen seconds in, ending the night on a sour note.