Artem Lobov defeats Paulie Malignaggi in a Bare Knuckle Match; Fight Fans React to the GOAT's Victory

June 23, 2019 by Jack Ol

Artem Lobov has recorded his second victory in the bare-knuckle. Just after 9 months of his victory over Jason Knight, Lobov defeated the 2-time world champion boxer Paulie Malignaggi on June 22 at the Florida State Fairgrounds Expo Hall in Tampa, Florida.

Some months of trash talking, bad mouth, and spitting finally led the two fighters to meet in the Bare Knuckle FC ring but was Artem's day today.

Also Popular as The Russian Hammer and the Goat, Artem had an edge win over Paulie with the judges score 48-47. But the Magic Man wasn't happy with the score as he believed he was the one who actually should have been winning.

"I thought I was winning pretty easily. I felt I pretty much outboxed him the whole way. I'm pretty sure my right hand is broken."

Paulie said.

The result shocked many fight fans. Here are some of the popular fans and fighters reaction.

Also Read: Fan Question: Why Do People Call Artem Lobov The GOAT, Isn't His Octagon Name The Russian Hammer?