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Arum wants Teofimo Lopez to fight Campbell and Pedraza in 2019

By Aragon Garcia: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum says he’s going to have Teofimo Lopez target the WBC lightweight, and then match him against Vasyl Lomachenko (12-1, 9 KOs) in 2020 in a unification fight.  → read full story

Richard Commey to have MRI on injured hand, Lomachenko fight in jeopardy

By Mike Smith: Richard Commey (28-2 20 KOs) suffered a right hand injury last Saturday night while in the process of beating Isa Chaniev (13-2, 6 KOs) by a 2nd round knockout to win the vacant IBF lightweight title.  → read full story

Teofimo Lopez: “I’m not waiting for Lomachenko”

By Aragon Garcia: Teofimo Lopez says he won’t be waiting for Vasyl Lomachenko to fight him beyond 2019, because he plans moving up to light welterweight [140 lbs] in 2020 to go after the world champions in that weight class.  → read full story

Gervonta Davis says he should be P-4-P like Lomachenko

By Chris Williams: Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis says he doesn’t understand why Vasyl Lomachenko is is a pound-for-pound fighter after beating Jose Pedraza by a 12 round unanimous decision, but he’s not after knocking the same fighter out in the seventh round in January 2017.  → read full story

Arum wants Lomachenko to fight Crolla this summer

By Scott Gilfoid: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is planning on having his star fighter WBA lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko fly over to the UK to defend against former WBA 135 lb champion Anthony Crolla in the summer, provided that Loma defeats the winner of the February 2 fight between Richard Commey and Isa Chaniev […]

Lomacheno-Pedraza brings big ratings for ESPN

· More than 2 million viewers tuned in for Lomachenko vs.  → read full story

Vasyl Lomachenko to fight next on April 12

By Chris Williams: Vasiliy Lomachenko won his second title at lightweight in capturing the WBO 135 lb belt last Saturday night, and he’ll be fighting next on April 12 against an opponent still to be determined at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  → read full story

Lomachenko’s lack of size will keep him at 135

By Chris Williams: WBA lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (12-1, 9 KOs) had to struggle last Saturday to defeat the bigger WBO champion Jose Pedraza (25-2, 12 KOs) by a 12 round unanimous decision at Madison Square Garden in New York.  → read full story

Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Jose Pedraza – post-fight press conference quotes

By Chris Williams: WBA Super World lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (12-1, 9 KOs) looked well beaten after defeating WBO 135 lb champion Jose Pedraza (25-2, 12 KOs) by a 12 round unanimous decision last Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York.  → read full story

Historic Night for Top Rank on ESPN with Vasiliy Lomachenko Unifying the WBA/WBO Lightweight Titles

ESPN’s Telecast of Lomachenko-Pedraza is the Second Highest-Rated Fight on Cable Television in 2018, only Behind Crawford-Benavidez Jr.  → read full story

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