Dmitry Gerasimov is a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter who currently competes in the featherweight division of Ressurection Fighting Alliance (RFA), which airs their fights on AXS TV. Originally born in Saint Petersburg, Russia, he has lived in the US since he was 5 years old. He was the Minnessota State and Regional Taewkondo champion for blackbelt. He is a student of UFC bantamweight Pedro Munhoz and Strikeforce veteran Marcus Kowal in California. Gerasimov will be fighting Chinzo Machida, older brother to UFC fighter Lyoto Machida, at RFA 15 on June 6th at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Culver City, Ca.