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Who defeated Vasyl Lomachenko?
At just 23 years old, Teofimo Lopez became the undisputed lightweight champion of the world by dethroning Vasiliy Lomachenko over 12 tense rounds inside the MGM Grand Conference Center in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
What boxer knocked down Lomachenko?
VIDEO: When Jorge Linares Viciously Knocked Down Vasyl Lomachenko for the First Time Ever. Former world champion Jorge Linares will return to the ring later tonight after more than a year out of the sport.
How did Vasyl Lomachenko lose?
Former lightweight champion Vasiliy Lomachenko underwent right shoulder surgery on Monday, according to ESPN’s Steve Kim. Lomachenko surrendered his WBC, WBO and WBA lightweight titles in a loss to Teófimo López on Saturday.
Who won Lomachenko v Linares?
Vasiliy Lomachenko survives knockdown, stops Jorge Linares in 10th to win lightweight championship – The Ring.
Where is Vasyl Lomachenko next fight?
Vasyl Lomachenko will take on Richard Commey at New York’s iconic Madison Square Garden, as he steps up his pursuit of Teofimo Lopez.
Will lomachenko get a rematch?
We’re looking at bigger and better things, like Josh Taylor. ” There will be no rematch. “Had I lost, they would have never given me the opportunity, so I’m not doing it.”
How good is lomachenko?
One thing almost everyone can agree on though is that Vasyl Lomachenko must feature in the top five, and probably even higher. ESPN rank him as No 1, other high-profile lists like Ring magazine have him at second. At 14-1 as a professional and a three-weight world champion already, he is very, very good.
Will lomachenko have a rematch with Lopez?
Teofimo Lopez is exploring moving up divisions after his lightweight title fight against George Kambosos Jr. on Oct. 4 in New York City, and he said in an interview with ESPN on Friday night that he has no plans to schedule a rematch with Vasiliy Lomachenko.