GOAT on wheels — Artem Lobov is wheelchair boxing for charity

It’s a fowl, it’s a aircraft, it’s the GOAT Artem Lobov in a wheelchair.

Lobov will face Paddy Holohan in a wheelchair boxing match for charity later this 12 months. A photograph of Lobov prepping for the combat was posted by comic Stevo Timothy.

“What a day. What an expertise! Absolutely the gentleman Artem Lobov invited me up for a bit of coaching forward of my combat with [Irish Olympian] Paddy Barnes,” Timothy tweeted on Saturday. “It was immense. And never solely that however he’ll now participate within the charity wheelchair combat towards none aside from Paddy Holohan.”

Lobov (13-15 in MMA, 2-2 in bare-knuckle boxing) retired from each sports activities following a TKO loss to Ukrainian skilled boxer Denys Berinchyk on July 24 at Mahatch FC in Kyiv, Ukraine. He left the UFC with a promotional report of 2-5 and three consecutive losses, most just lately struggling a unanimous choice loss to Michael Johnson in Oct. 2018.

Holohan (12-1) retired from combined martial arts (MMA) following a loss to Louis Smolka at a UFC Battle Evening in Dublin, Eire in Oct. 2015. The retirement was attributable to a uncommon blood dysfunction.

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