Artem Valeryevich Levin (born December 8, 1986), also known as Artem “The Lion” Levin, is a Russian light heavyweight Muay Thai kickboxer fighting out of Prokopyevsk. He is the current World Muay Thai Council (WMC) Intercontinental and EMF European Muay Thai champion. As of 11 May 2015, Levin is ranked the #1 middleweight in the world by LiverKick.com. He is the current Glory Middleweight Champion.
Levin won theGlory 17: Los Angeles – Last Man Standingmiddleweight tournament and the inauguralGlory Middleweight ChampionshipinInglewood, Californiaon June 21, 2014, defeatingAlex Pereirain the quarter-finals andFilip Verlindenin the semis, both by clear-cut unanimous decision, before rematching Joe Schilling in the final. He scored a knockdown with aspinning backfistin round one, but was docked a point by referee Al Wichgers for excessive clinching in three. He did enough to win, however, taking another UD, with all three judges scoring the bout 29-26 in favour of Levin.