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Lomachenko takes a career risk against Russell Jr

(Picture credit: Hogan Photos) By Dan Ambrose: #4 WBO Vasyl Lomachenko (1-1) will be taking a big career risk this Saturday night against the more experienced #1 WBO Gary Russell Jr (24-0, 14 KO’s) in an ill-advised fight for the vacant WBO featherweight title at the StubHub Center, in Carson, California, USA.  → read full story

Guerrero-Kamegai, Russell Jr-Lomachenko, Alexander-Soto Karass discussion

LOS ANGELES (June 18, 2014) – Seven of the talented boxers who will fight Saturday on SHOWTIME® and SHOWTIME EXTREME® and one promising fighter making his Golden Boy Promotions debut participated in an open media workout Wednesday at Westside Boxing Club.  → read full story

Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Gary Russell Jr for the WBO featherweight title this Saturday, June 21

By Paul Richardson: This Saturday night two time Ukrainian Olympic gold medalist #4 WBO Vasyl Lomachenko (1-1, 1 KO) takes on flashy American #1 WBO Gary Russell Jr (24-0, 14 KO’s) at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.  → read full story

Alexander-Soto Karass & Lomachenko-Russell Jr quotes

Kelly Swanson Thanks, everybody, for joining the call today. We are discussing the “Robert Guerrero vs.  → read full story

Lomachenko vs. Russell Jr on June 21st at StubHub Center, Carson, California

By Matt Wood: Two exciting featherweights will square off for the vacant WBO 126-pound title this month on June 21 in American Gary Russell Jr.  → read full story

Contracts signed for Russell Jr. vs. Lomachenko fight on June 21st

By Allan Fox: The contracts have been signed for the June 21st fight between #1 WBO Gary Russell Jr.  → read full story

Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero vs. Yoshihiro Kamegai on June 21st on Lomachenko-Russell Jr card

By Dan Ambrose: Former two division world champion Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero (31-2-1, 18 KO’s) will finally be returning to the ring on June 21st to fight 31-year-old #7 IBF, #14 WBC Yoshihiro Kamegai (24-1-1, 21 KO’s) at a still to be determined venue on the undercard of the Gary Russell Jr.  → read full story

Gary Russell Jr. vs. Vasyl Lomachenko on June 21st

By Chris Williams: Having failed at trying to capture the vacant WBO featherweight title last March in his loss to Orlando Salido, #5 WBO Vasyl Lomachenko (1-1, 1 KO’s) will get another chance at winning the WBO featherweight title on June 21st against unbeaten #1 WBO, #3 WBC, Gary Russell Jr.  → read full story

Russell Jr. questions why Lomachenko is getting another title shot

By Chris Williams: The World Boxing Organization surprised a lot of boxing fans this week when the WBO president Francisco Varcarcel ordered a fight between #1 WBO Gary Russell Jr.  → read full story

WBO orders Gary Russell Jr. vs. Vasyl Lomachenko to fight for vacant featherweight title

By Chris Williams: World Boxing Organization president Paco Valcarcel has ordered that #1 WBO Gary Russell Jr.  → read full story


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