If you leave a UFC fight card with loss, things aren't exactly going well for you as a fighter. But if you get an extra $50,000 for your trouble, the sting isn't so bad, and that's the case for Artem Lobov.
Cub Swanson entered Saturday’s Fight Night Nashville main event ranked No. 4 in the featherweight division. Lobov, on the other hand, had an enormous opportunity to take out one of the top 145-pound fighters in the world. In the second round, Swanson found his timing and his left hand began finding
Cub Swanson has had more important victories, as well as more spectacular ones. Lobov taunted Swanson and talked his way into the fight, then continued the verbal onslaught during the bout’s build-up. Lobov entered the fight with a 14-12-1 record and no wins of significance in the UFC.