Overeem Vs. Kharitonov Set For Dynamite!! 2008, 12/31

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According to the MMA rumors section on MMAWeekly.com, Alistair Overeem will face Sergei Kharitonov on December 31st at Fields K-1 Dynamite!! 2008.

A close source to Overeem has confirmed to MMANews.com that this was the bout that was put together when Mirko CroCop, who was quoted in saying that he would be rematching Overeem on 12/31, pulled out and the fight was pushed back to sometime in 2009.

The card is really beginning to take shape and will feature some really great bouts.

The rumored card to date is as follows:

Fights with MMA Rules:
-Eddie Alvarez vs. Shinya Aoki
-Joachim Hansen vs. Gesias “JZ” Calvancante
-Sergei Kharitonov vs. Alistair Overeem
-Mark Hunt vs. Jerome LeBanner
-Kazushi Sakuraba vs. Kiyoshi Tamura

Fights with K-1 Kickboxing Rules:
-Tatsuya Kawajiri vs. Kozo Takeda
-Gegard Mousasi vs. Musashi

Other Announced Participants:
-Mitsuhiro Ishida
-Atsushi Yamamoto
-Masakazu Imanari
-Hayato “Mach” Sakurai
-Kuniyoshi Hironaka
-Ikuhisa Minowa
-Seichi Ikemoto
-Yuichi Nakanishi
-Takeshi Yamazaki

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