Thursday, February 25, 2021
Tags Artem Lobov

Artem Lobov News

Artem Lobov’s Return To MMA Delayed After Promotion Cancels Event

Artem Lobov's return to MMA has been delayed even further. Recently, Lobov has been competing for BKFC, but on Saturday, was expected to fight for ARENA Fight 2 for the lightweight title. For "The Russian Hammer" it was just an opportunity to fight. But, on the week of the event,...

Artem Lobov Says Zubaira Tukhugov Should ‘Be Cut From The UFC,’ Still Hopes Fight Can Happen

Artem Lobov still wants to fight Zubaira Tukhugov after the UFC 229 incident. Lobov and Tukhugov have not gotten along for years with the UFC 223 bus incident and the UFC 229 post-fight melee. They were supposed to fight weeks later but the fight was canceled. So, Lobov still wants...

Artem Lobov: Paige VanZant In BKFC Will ‘Make My Paydays Bigger’

Artem Lobov likes the signing of former UFC flyweight Paige VanZant to BKFC as he believes it could lead to more lucrative oppertuinies for himself. "Paige as a fighter, she's a tough girl," Lobov told MMANews. "Of course, it's a much bigger risk for her than it is for...

Artem Lobov Expects To Fight For Two More Years

Artem Lobov believes he has two years left of fighting. Lobov is a fan-favorite and after his UFC stint had a few fights in Bare Knuckle FC. Although Lobov has made this a successful career, he did not expect fighting to become his full-time job. “I never thought that this was...

Paulie Malignaggi Says There Were Talks Of Rematch With Artem Lobov

Former boxing world champ Paulie Malignaggi has confirmed he was in talks for a rematch with Artem Lobov. Back in June 2019, Lobov and Malignaggi competed under the BKFC banner. The bout was contested under bare-knuckle boxing rules. Lobov earned the unanimous decision victory. While Malignaggi didn't agree with the...

Artem Lobov Claims He’s Been Approached About Potential Rematch With Paulie Malignaggi

Artem Lobov says he has options and one of them is a potential rematch with Paulie Malignaggi. The beef between Lobov and Malignaggi has been going on since 2017. Lobov is a training partner and close friend of Conor McGregor. There was an infamous sparring session between McGregor and Malignaggi....

Artem Lobov Says He’d Sign One-Fight UFC Deal For Zubaira Tukhugov Bout

Artem Lobov still wants to get his hands on Zubaira Tukhugov. There is no love lost between Lobov and Tukhugov. The two have been trading barbs since the beef between SBG Ireland and Team Khabib began. Tukhugov trains with Nurmagomedov and had issues with McGregor and Lobov in the buildup...

Artem Lobov Questions Donald Cerrone’s Ability To Take Punishment

Artem Lobov isn't sold on Donald Cerrone's ability to survive Conor McGregor's onslaught. Cerrone is the underdog going into his bout with Conor McGregor but make no mistake about it, he's considered to be a very live underdog. "Cowboy" and the "Notorious" one will throw leather tonight (Jan. 18) in...

Artem Lobov Speaks On BKFC 9 Loss To Jason Knight

Artem Lobov was a bit down after his loss to Jason Knight, but it appears he's feeling better. This past Saturday night (Nov. 16), Lobov and Knight did battle in a rematch. Back in April, Lobov took a unanimous decision win over Knight. This time, Knight got his revenge with...

WATCH: Jason Knight Stops Artem Lobov In Rematch (Video)

BKFC 9 has come and gone, and Jason Knight got revenge on Artem Lobov. Back in April, Lobov and Knight had a memorable five-round scrap at BKFC 5. On that night, it was "The Russian Hammer" who emerged victorious. Seven months later, the two collided again. This time, it was...

BKFC 9 Results: Jason Knight Knocks Out Artem Lobov

UPDATE: The BKFC 9 results are in. Jason Knight stopped Artem Lobov in their rematch. The time has arrived for BKFC 9. Tonight (Nov. 16), BKFC 9 will take place inside the Mississipi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi. Headlining the card will be a rematch between former UFC featherweights Artem Lobov and...

Artem Lobov Claims He’s Making More Than ’90 To 95 Percent’ Of UFC Roster

Artem Lobov says he is getting paid quite well in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. Lobov, who asked for his release from the UFC to fight in BKFC, says he is making more than 90-95 percent of the roster. So, he is glad about his decision as he has mouths...

Artem Lobov Feels There’s ‘Unsettled Business’ With Khabib Nurmagomedov

The beef between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov is far from over, and Artem Lobov is right in the thick of things. Back in April 2018, McGregor and his entourage attacked a fighter bus holding Nurmagomedov. This was in retaliation for Nurmagomedov and his group confronting Lobov in a New...

Jason Knight Wants To KO Artem Lobov In Rematch At BKFC 9

Jason Knight will get a rematch with Artem Lobov and he hopes it ends in a knockout victory. Back in April, Knight and Lobov did battle in the main event of BKFC 5. After five rounds of back-and-forth action, Lobov was awarded the unanimous decision victory. Earlier today (Oct. 9),...

Artem Lobov vs. Jason Knight 2 Set For BKFC 9

Artem Lobov and Jason Knight are set to do battle a second time. Earlier today (Oct. 9), BKFC announced Lobov vs. Knight 2 scheduled for Nov. 16. The five-round featherweight tilt will be held inside Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi, Mississippi. This will be Lobov's third bout under the BKFC...