Coming into Saturday night, fight fans wanted to know how former champion Vasily Lomachenko would look after his loss to Teofimo Lopez last year. Many had viewed him as one of the top pound for pound fighters up to that point, and too see him suffer defeat may have raised some doubt as to if he would be able to compete at the top level … Continue reading Lomachenko breaks down, stops Nakatani in ninth round
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?
VIA PRESS RELEASE Unified lightweight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko is riding out the COVID-19 pandemic in his native Ukraine, but the three-weight kingpin is chomping at the bit to get his hands on the division’s leading names, including IBF world champion Teofimo Lopez, WBC world champion Devin Haney and Gervonta “Tank” Davis. Lomachenko (14-1, 10 KOs) has not fought since last August’s unanimous decision victory over Luke Campbell in … Continue reading Lomachenko claims that Lopez currently “holds my belt”
“The Takeover” has started. A highly anticipated bout between Richard Commey and Teofimo Lopez ended fairly quickly as Lopez was able to stop Commey within two rounds to win the IBF lightweight championship. He improved his record to 15-0 and registered his 12th knockout of his career. Commey ended up losing his third pro fight and loses the IBF title in his second defense. It … Continue reading Teofimo wins his first world title
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