The WBC lightweight champion Devin “The Dream” Haney will make his third defense of that title as he will step in the ring on May 29th against Jorge Linares at the Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Haney is coming off a unanimous decision win over Yuriorkis Gamboa in Miami last November, while the veteran Linares (47-5, 29 KOs) is … Continue reading Haney takes on former champion Linares May 29th
This week, the boxing world got word of a few announcements that fights in the 135 pound division will take place or may take place in the near future, but one particular fighter seems to not be included in those announcements…check out the video to get some insight on that and more… Continue reading Announcements in the lightweight division, but is Haney left out?
The crowd at Madison Square Garden saw an exciting fight that had ups and downs and some surprising moments, but Vasyl Lomachenko ended up getting the upper hand. Lomachenko, who came up from super featherweight to fight the WBA champion at lightweight in Jorge Linares, scored a 10th round KO to win a world title in a third weight class. He improved his professional record … Continue reading Lomachenko wins lightweight title
The well anticipated fight at the lightweight division is slowly approaching and many fans are excited about Vasyl Lomachenko and Jorge Linares stepping into the ring on Saturday night at the Madison Square Garden. The multi-division champion Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) will attempt to win a title in a third weight class as he takes on Linares (44-3, 27 KOs) who is the WBA “super” … Continue reading Lomachenko and Linares are ready for battle