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Artem Lobov extends a unique offer to Dana White and the UFC

Artem Lobov is looking for a fight and has extended UFC President Dana White an interesting offer in hopes of securing another octagon appearance.
“The Russian Hammer” recently took to Twitter …read more

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Artem Lobov calls out Renato Moicano for short-notice UFC 231 scrap

Earlier this week, it was announced that streaking UFC featherweight contender Renato Moicano will be flown into Toronto for UFC 231, and kept at the ready in the event that …read more

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White: We Let Northcutt Go, He Needs Some Work

I guess winning three straight fights and coming off a second-round knockout isn’t going to cut it these days. Especially when guys like Artem Lobov are setting such high standards …read more

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'Violent Bob Ross' dropping to featherweight, wants 'favorable matchup' with Artem Lobov

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Luis Pena will drop to the featherweight division for his next fight, a plan which he said was …read more

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Luis Pena dropping down to featherweight, wants to fight Artem Lobov

At UFC Denver this past Saturday, we got a clash between season 27 of The Ultimate Fighter contestants. One of which was the lightweight winner, Mike Trizano.
Standing across from him …read more

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Artem Lobov makes good on promise, returns 20% fine to Michael Johnson

Artem Lobov was originally supposed to fight Zubaira Tukhugov at the UFC’s recent UFC Moncton card. After Tukhugov got involved in the infamous UFC 229 post-fight brawl, however, he was …read more

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Respect! Lobov Refunds Johnson’s Weight-Cutting Fine

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight slugger, Artem Lobov, may never be 145-pound champion. Heck, he may not even be a UFC athlete if he continues to lose fights. But there …read more

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Artem Lobov follows up on promise to return Michael Johnson’s UFC Moncton weigh-in fine

Say what you want about Artem Lobov’s results inside the cage, but outside of it he delivers.
Following up on a promise he made prior to his most recent fight at …read more

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Artem Lobov kept his word and gave Michael Johnson the money he was fined for missing weight

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Artem Lobov is a man of his word.
Prior to his fight with Michael Johnson last month at …read more

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Michael Johnson: Artem Lobov Is A Man of His Word

In the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 138, Michael Johnson earned the unanimous decision over Artem Lobov to improve to 2-1 in the flyweight division. Prior to the bout, …read more

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On this week’s episode, we’ll discuss the latest on UFC 230, the historic trade of Ben Askren for Demetrious Johnson, the role of Artem Lobov, Anthony Smith’s rise and more.
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Artem Lobov was the 'man in the arena' at UFC Fight Night 138, but is that all we're allowed to say?

If the Teddy Roosevelt quote didn’t exist, social media would have had to invent it. You know the one, the “man in the arena” quote. The one that has shown …read more

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John Kavanagh Defends Artems Lobov's Sub-.500 Record Following UFC Moncton Defeat

It has been common practice to look at Artem Lobov’s record and question whether he is deserving of a spot on the Ultimate Fighting Championship roster. …read more

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John Kavanagh Defends Artem's Lobov Sub-.500 Record Following UFC Moncton Defeat

It has been common practice to look at Artem Lobov’s record and question whether he is deserving of a spot on the Ultimate Fighting Championship roster. …read more

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John Kavanagh defends Artem Lobov in passionate Facebook essay after UFC Fight Night 138 loss

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Does Artem Lobov belong in the UFC? That question has been asked by fans and experts alike …read more

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Kavanagh: Lobov is in the UFC because he’s ‘a fighters’ fighter’

SBG Dublin head coach John Kavanagh defends Artem Lobov from detractors who question his inclusion into the UFC roster. SBG Dublin fighter Artem Lobov has been criticized for his …read more

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Johnson Blames Commission Confusion For UFC Moncton Weigh-In Flub

From the moment Michael Johnson stepped in last minute to face Artem Lobov at UFC Moncton, people were questioning whether he’d be able to hit the 146 pound featherweight limit. …read more

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John Kavanagh Posts Statement Defending Artem Lobov

SBG Ireland coach John Kavanagh isn’t thrilled with those who say Artem Lobov is worthless in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Last night (Oct. 27), Lobov went one-on-one with Michael …read more

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Michael Johnson unsure if Artem Lobov will return fine as promised

Michael Johnson defeated Artem Lobov in the co-headliner of last night’s UFC Fight Night 138 event in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada.
“The Menace” was able to utilize his lightning-quick jab to …read more

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Pros react to Michael Johnson defeating Artem Lobov at UFC Moncton

A featherweight bout featuring Michael Johnson taking on Artem Lobov co-headlined last night’s UFC Fight Night 138 event in Moncton, Canada.
“The Menace” served as a short-notice replacement for the fight, …read more

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Coach John Kavanagh pens lengthy statement in defense of Artem Lobov

Last night, in the co-main event of UFC Moncton, SBG Ireland staple and Conor McGregor training partner Artem Lobov came up short against former lightweight contender Michael Johnson. Johnson took …read more

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Michael Johnson Hopes Artem Lobov Is A Man Of His Word Following UFC Moncton

Michael Johnson wonders if Artem Lobov will give him back 20 percent of his purse for missing weight ahead of UFC Moncton. Johnson did battle with Lobov last night (Oct. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 138 post-event facts: Artem Lobov still yet to be finished in octagon

The UFC made its debut in a new Canadian territory on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 138, which took place at Avenir Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick, and aired on …read more

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McGregor Coach Kavanagh Defends Artem Lobov After UFC Moncton Loss

UFC featherweight Artem Lobov takes a lot of flack for being Conor McGregor’s sidekick — a lot of it generated by the perceived preferential treatment from the UFC that comes …read more

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Michael Johnson Open to Taking Fights at Lightweight, Featherweight in Future UFC Bouts

Michael Johnson’s gamble paid off, as he was able to earn a win against Conor McGregor training partner Artem Lobov in the UFC Fight Night 138 co-main event on Saturday …read more

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Michael Johnson Calls for Quick Return After Short-Notice Win Over Artem Lobov

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Michael Johnson stepped into the UFC Moncton co-main event with Artem Lobov on short notice, but he made the most of the moment and took home a unanimous-decision …read more

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Michael Johnson wonders if Artem Lobov will be 'man of his word,' return fine as promised

MONCTON, CanadaArtem Lobov vowed to return the 20 percent of Michael Johnson’s purse that was fined when he missed weight for UFC Fight Night 138. Now that Johnson …read more

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Artem Lobov may have lost in Moncton, but he’s still among the greats (wink wink!)

Artem Lobov is the hardest hitting featherweight in the world, a little dealer’s insight he shared a couple of years back while making an appearance on The MMA Hour. That …read more

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Michael Johnson Takes the Win from Artem Lobov in Canada (UFC Moncton Fight Highlights)


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Check out highlights from Michael Johnson’s short-notice decision victory over Artem Lobov at UFC Fight Night 138 on …read more

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Michael Johnson Gets the Better of Artem Lobov in Short-Notice Victory (UFC Moncton Fight Highlights)

Michael Johnson might have stepped in at the last minute, but he was up to the task. He defeated Artem Lobov in a three-round slugfest at UFC Fight Night 138 …read more

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UFC Fight Night 138 results: Michael Johnson picks apart Artem Lovbov, wins unanimous decision

Michael Johnson missed his mark on the scale, but he found his target often enough in the cage against Artem Lobov.
Exploiting his advantage in the speed and reach departments, Johnson …read more

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UFC Moncton results: Michael Johnson earns decision over Artem Lobov

When Michael Johnson fights, you know what you’re going to get: A fighter who will live and die with how well he can implement his game plan of darting in, …read more

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They said what?! Pros react to Michael Johnson’s decision win over Artem Lobov at UFC Moncton

Michael Johnson picked Artem Lobov apart to score an unanimous decision win in Canada. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the bout. Michael Johnson used his superior striking to pick Artem …read more

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Twitter reacts to Michael Johnson's win over Artem Lobov at UFC Fight Night 138

Short notice was no problem for Michael Johnson against Artem Lobov in Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 138 co-main event.
Johnson (19-13 MMA, 11-9 UFC), who stepped in to fight Lobov (13-15-1 …read more

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UFC Moncton results: Johnson wins decision over Lobov

Michael Johnson picked up a unanimous decision over Artem Lobov in the UFC Moncton co-main event. In the UFC Moncton main event, Michael Johnson and Artem Lobov threw hands for …read more

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UFC Fight Night 138 results: Michael Johnson decisions Artem Lobov in action fight

Artem “The Russian Hammer” Lobov and Michael “The Menace” Johnson faced off in a featherweight contest tonight (Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018) from Moncton Events Center in New Brunswick, Canda, live …read more

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UFC Moncton Results: Michael Johnson defeats Artem Lobov

In the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC Moncton event, featherweights Artem Lobov and Michael Johnson collided in hopes of moving up the 145-pound ranks.
“The Russian Hammer” was initially slated to face …read more

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Michael Johnson determined to ‘face Khabib again’: It will be ‘different’

Michael Johnson is determined to avenge his loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov. Michael Johnson has his hands full tonight with Artem Lobov at UFC Fight Night 138, but ‘The Menace’ is …read more

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Preview! Johnson Looks To Nail ‘Russian Hammer’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will send featherweight sluggers Michael Johnson and Artem Lobov into battle TONIGHT (Sat., Oct. 27, 2018) at the UFC Fight Night 138 mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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Artem Lobov vs. Michael Johnson: ‘The Fans Are in for a Great Fight’

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Artem Lobov and Michael Johnson discuss why they are looking forward to fighting one another in the co-main event of Fight Night Moncton, live Saturday on FS1. Lobov …read more

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Lobov Promises To Give ‘Menace’ His 20 Percent Back

While Michael Johnson missed weight earlier today (Fri., Oct. 26, 2018) for his featherweight bout with Artem Lobov tomorrow night at UFC FIght Night 138 in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, …read more

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Michael Johnson Confident He Will Fight Khabib Again

Michael Johnson believes he will get a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov. Johnson is set to take on Artem Lobov tomorrow night (Oct. 27). The bout will be the co-headliner for …read more

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Michael Johnson believes he ‘will face Khabib again’ soon

At UFC Fight Night 138 in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, Michael Johnson is set to take on Artem Lobov in the co-main event.
Johnson took the fight on short-notice and missed …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC Moncton - Main card preview

Get the scoop on the main card action of UFC Moncton, including Conor McGregor’s teammate Artem Lobov returning to action for the first time in a year against Michael Johnson. …read more

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Johnson Heavy, Lobov Fight Still Intact

Michael Johnson missed weight for his featherweight showdown against Artem Lobov at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 138 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place this Saturday night (Oct. …read more

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Posted on October 26, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Michael Johnson misses weight, but UFC Moncton fight vs. Artem Lobov still on

MONCTON, CanadaMichael Johnson weighed in one pound heavy for his featherweight bout against Artem Lobov. That’s the bad news.
The good news is that, if Lobov keeps his word, …read more

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Artem Lobov Explains Why Conor McGregor Deserves An Immediate Rematch With Khabib Nurmagomedov Rematch

Ahead of his featherweight fight this Saturday against Michael Johnson, Artem Lobov can’t escape talking about his teammate Conor McGregor.
In an interview with MMAJunkie, Lobov revealed why he believes his …read more

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UFC ‘Moncton’ Clash: Johnson Vs. Lobov!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight sluggers Michael Johnson and Artem Lobov will collide this Saturday (Oct. 27, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 138 inside Avenir Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick, …read more

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Artem Lobov: 'Real man' Conor McGregor deserves immediate Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch

MONCTON, CanadaArtem Lobov believes the UFC owes his friend and teammate Conor McGregor another chance at Khabib Nurmagomedov.
You can count Lobov (13-14-1 MMA, 2-4 UFC) among those who …read more

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Artem Lobov on Zubaira Tukhugov, ‘If they cut him, I want to be gone as well’

This weekend at UFC Moncton, ‘The Russian Hammer’ Artem Lobov returns to action. But after what went down at UFC 229, he’s found himself with a new opponent.
Lobov was initially …read more

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Brendan Loughnane says he was ‘in the running’ to face Artem Lobov at UFC Moncton 

The calls from Europe to see Brendan Loughnane re-signed by the UFC have grown even stronger in his 11-month absence from competition.
The Manchester fighter has spent the last few …read more

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Artem Lobov breaks silence on origins of Khabib vs. McGregor feud – and it starts with 'chicken'

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In America, when someone calls another person a “chicken,” it’s considered nothing more than a childish insult. This apparently …read more

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