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Pacquiao vs. Lomachenko in the works (at undetermined weight)

By Chris Williams: 8-division former world champion Manny Pacquiao says talks are underway for him to face super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko. The weight for the Pacquiao-Lomachenko fight could be the stumbling block to getting it done, however. … Read

Lomachenko looking forward to Canelo-Golovkin rematch

By Sean Jones: Vasyl Lomachenko says he’s very interested in seeing the rematch between middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin and Saul Canelo Alvarez this year. Lomachenko, who holds the WBO super featherweight title, says he thought Golovkin deserved the 12 round decision over Canelo last September in Las Vegas, Nevada. … Read

Lomachenko & Rigondeaux Gloves At Hall

History was made at Madison Square Garden on December 9th as it marked the first time in boxing that two-time Olympic gold medalists fought each other as professionals. WBO junior lightweight champion Vasily “Hi-Tech” Lomachenko defeated WBA super bantamweight champion Guillermo “El Chacal” Rigondeaux via 6th round TKO in a bout televised live on ESPN.… […]

WBA strips Guillermo Rigondeaux of 122lb title

By Sean Jones: Guillermo Rigondeaux’s 6th round stoppage loss to WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko has resulted in him being stripped of his WBA Super World super bantamweight title by the World Boxing Association for his defeat on December 9.… Read

Rigondeaux not listed as champion in WBA’s new rankings

By Jim Dower: The World Boxing Association hasn’t made a formal announcement about Guillermo Rigondeaux’s status about whether they’ve stripped him of his WBA super bantamweight title or not, but he’s no longer listed as their champion in their latest rankings. … Read

Mayweather says money for Lomachenko vs. Gervonta Davis is not there

By Chris Williams: Floyd Mayweather Jr. says the money is inadequate right now for him to match his fighter former IBF super featherweight champion Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis (19-0, 18 KOs) against the Top Rank promoted WBO 130 lb. champion Vasyl ‘Hi-Tech’ Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) for a fight in 2018.… Read

Top Rank to have 2 PPV shows on ESPN in 2018

By Chris Williams: Top Rank will be putting on 2 pay-per-view shows on ESPN for 2018, according to latest news. There’s no word yet which fighters will be involved in the 2 PPV telecasts, but it’s highly likely that the PPV fights will involve former light welterweight champion Terence Crawford facing either Jeff Horn or […]

Lomachenko vs. Salido 2: Don’t be surprised if this fight happens

By Chris Williams: Vaslyl Lomachenko needs an opponent for his next fight, and it’s clear that he’s not ready to move up to the lightweight division to take on the lion’s in that division like Mikey Garcia. Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) still has unfinished business with Orlando Salido (44-14-4, 31 KOs) from his 12 round […]

Who can beat Lomachenko and at what weight?

By Grant Darling: It seems that no matter who you put in front of him, WBO super featherweight world champion Vasyl Lomachenko systematically breaks them down to the point of surrender. Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) is most definitely in the top 3 pound-for-pound rankings and some would argue he should be at in the number […]

Linares wants Lomachenko after Gesta fight

By Chris Williams: WBA World lightweight champion Jorge ‘Golden Boy’ Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) wants a fight against Vasyl ‘Hi-Tech’ Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) after he defends his title against #14 WBA Mercito ‘No Mercy’ Gesta (31-1-2, 17 KOs) next month on January 27 at The Forum in Inglewood, California. … Read

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