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Gervonta Davis in no hurry to fight Lomachenko says Mayweather

By Scott Gilfoid: WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko is going to need to wait patiently before he can face IBF champion Gervonta “Tank” Davis (18-0, 17 KOs) in a unification fight, because the match is not going to happen yet, says his promoter Floyd Mayweather Jr. Davis is only 22-year-old and still growing as […]

Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Orlando Salido II targeted for early August

By Chris Williams: The rematch between WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (8-1, 6 KOs) and former two division world champion Orlando Salido (43-13-4, 30 KOs) is being targeted for early August, according to RingTV.com. Lomachenko’s promoter Bob Arum is looking at making the Lomachenko-Salido rematch at around that time at a still to be […]

The Triangle Theory: Putting an old boxing Myth to bed

By Joseph Hirsch – One of the most abiding and false myths in boxing is what is known as the triangle theory. It’s a mistake both casual fans and experts get drawn into, as shown time and again, but most recently in the debate over who would win a fight between Mikey Garcia and Vasyl […]

Video: Arum confirms Lomachenko vs. Salido 2 for summer

By Chris Williams: WBO World super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko will be facing Orlando Salido in a rematch this summer, according to promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank. Before the two of them meet up again, 5he former two division world champion Salido (43-13-4, 30 KOs) will be taking a tune-up bout against an opponent […]

Lomachenko, Mayweather, and why the best Fighters aren’t always undefeated

by Joseph Hirsch – It is becoming increasingly clear, despite the chorus of HBO broadcasters singing his praises a bit too much even for this diehard fan’s taste, that Vasyl Lomachenko is not overhyped. He captured Olympic gold in Beijing in 2008 as a featherweight, and won gold again in London at the 2012 Games. […]

Mikey Garcia’s potential big year

By James The Grad: In the past I have been successful here on Boxing News 24 determining who would be the Fighter of the Year and while it is still very early to make a prediction I would say Mikey Garcia has the biggest opportunity this year to win Fighter of the Year and catapult […]

Cotto vs. Kamegai possible for 6/24; Lomachenko-Sosa ratings – News

By Dan Ambrose: Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs) is being talked about returning to the ring on June 24 against possibly 34-year-old #10 WBA, #12 WBO, #13 WBC junior middleweight Yoshihiro Kamegai (27-3-2, 24 KOs). Cotto hasn’t fought in a 1 ½ years since losing to Saul Canelo Alvarez by a 12 round decision in […]

The Lomachenko hype reminds me of Linares

By Hector Gonzalez: A few years back I recall what the pundits were saying about Jorge Linares. I remember watching the Venezuelan vs. Antonio De Marco on HBO. The HBO commentators were hyping Linares, and understandably so. Emmanuel Stewart (RIP) said that Linares was one of the best boxers he had ever seen. Linares was […]

Boxing Current State: Dreams of Spring, In Search of the Next P4P King

By Carlos Rodrigo: In a realm without a king, the kingdom needs a leader and many valiant champions are ready to go to war for the throne. From the old continent, a wave of young hungry warriors is coming knocking down doors, windows and whatever or whomever comes their way. The old American guard is […]

Mikey Garcia wants Lomachenko to win a title at 135 before he faces him

By Dan Ambrose: WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (35-0, 30 KOs) says a fight between him and WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl “Hi-Tech” Lomachenko (8-1, 6 KOs) can definitely happen, possibly in 2017 or 2018, but he wants him to move up to the lightweight division, fight a couple of times and win a title […]

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