Poll Finds Most Believe Obama Would Beat Romney In Fist Fight

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President Barack Obama pauses while speaking during a campaign event on Sept. 13, 2012 in Golden, Colo. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

President Barack Obama pauses while speaking during a campaign event on Sept. 13, 2012 in Golden, Colo. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

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WASHINGTON (CBSDC) — Let’s get ready to rumble!

A new poll finds that the vast majority of people think President Obama would beat Republican challenger Mitt Romney in a fist fight.

According to an Esquire-Yahoo! News poll, 58 percent believe the 6-foot-1 Obama would take out the 6-foot-2 Romney.

Only 22 percent of participants believed the GOP presidential candidate would beat Obama in a fight.

The same poll also found that 57 percent of people would bet on Obama to win the election in November, compared to 30 percent for Romney.

The poll was conducted by Langer Research Associates among a sample of 1,002 adults.

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