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VASYL LOMACHENKO RUMORS

Santa Cruz, Lomachenko Pick Up Exhibition Wins

LAS VEGAS — Making his 126-pound debut Leo Santa Cruz, in utilitarian fashion, defeated Jose Cayetano by unanimous-decision. No surprise there. In control for the duration of the bout, Santa Cruz had his way landing his familiar combinations while walking Cayetano down. Whenever he attempted to engage and return fire, Cayetano received a barrage of punches from Santa Cruz for...
Via BadCulture
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Lomachenko, Santa Cruz win on Mayweather-Pacquiao undercard

  Vasyl Lomachenko defended his WBO featherweight title with style Saturday night, stopping Gamalier Rodriguez in the ninth round on the undercard of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s fight with Manny Pacquiao. Leo Santa Cruz also pounded out a one-sided victory over Jose Cayetano in his featherweight debut while celebrities and wealthy boxing fans filed into the MGM Grand Garden Arena for...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather Vs Pacquiao Undercard Results: Santa Cruz Wins Decision

Leo Santa Cruz traded a lot of leather with Jose Cayetano in the other undercard bout for Mayweather vs Pacquiao, winning a shutout decision in a fight that was more competitive than the first. Santa Cruz made his full featherweight debut, and nothing changed about his punch volume, which is super-high. It seemed as though there was at least a chance it affected his punching power...
Via The Queensbury Rules
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather Vs Pacquiao Undercard Results: Lomachenko Gets KO

Vasyl Lomachenko kicked off the Mayweather vs Pacquiao undercard Saturday with a dominant win over Gamalier Rodriguez, taking a few rounds to get going before battering the bejesus out of Rodriguez and effectively forcing him to quit. It was meant to be a showcase on a big pay-per-view, representing the fighter HBO chose to spotlight. That Rodriguez may have won a couple of the first...
Via The Queensbury Rules
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Vasyl Lomachenko steps into boxing spotlight before May-Pac

LAS VEGAS (AP) Nearly 13 years ago, a little-known champion from a boxing outpost got the chance to fight on one of the biggest pay-per-view shows of this century, and he stepped into worldwide stardom with a dynamic performance. Manny Pacquiao did it on the undercard of Lennox Lewis' victory over Mike Tyson, and Vasyl Lomachenko is thrilled to have the same opportunity before Pacquiao...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Future Super Fight Series: Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Vasyl Lomachenko

Previewing Potential Super Fights - Rigondeaux vs. Lomachenko: In the first installment of an exciting new series here at ProBoxing-Fans.com, we take a look at one of the best potential super fights looming on the horizon, Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Vasyl Lomachenko. In the Future Super Fight Series, we cast aside the ridiculousness of failed super fights such as Floyd Mayweather...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos: Vasyl Lomachenko workout from Oxnard

WBO Featherweight titlist and two-time Olympic gold medalist Vasyl Lomachenko held a public work out in Oxnard,Ca. for his upcoming title fight against Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo of Thailand. Right here, you can check out all of the photos of Lomachenko's workout to see how he's looking and preparing for his bout next month. Lomachenko appears in one of the featured undercard fights...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Vasyl Lomachenko Schools Gary Russell, Jr. In A Win For Bold Matchmaking

As of Saturday afternoon, Vasyl Lomachenko was 1-1 since leaving the amateur ranks. Gary Russell, Jr. was 24-0. But all of Russell’s pro fights against hopeless opponents weren’t enough to prepare him for how good Lomachenko was on Showtime Saturday night, as Lomachenko — who was fearless in taking on Orlando Salido then Russell — won a majority decision that should’ve...
Via The Queensbury Rules
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Baffler: Russell Vs. Lomachenko Preview And Prediction

Gary Russell, Jr. vs. Vasyl Lomachenko airing Saturday on Showtime is a fight that shouldn’t be happening for so many reasons, and now that it is, it’s nearly impossible to make any sense of it. It is the most mystifying fight of 2014, and therefore one of its most alluring, outshining the main event by a considerable margin. Russell, the consensus 2011 Prospect of the Year —...
Via The Queensbury Rules
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Lomachenko Seeks To Dethrone Salido

For immediate release - photo credit: Chris Farina/Top Rank SAN ANTONIO (February 13, 2014) — Two-time Ukrainian Olympic gold medalist and 2013 Prospect of the Year VASYL LOMACHENKO (1-0, 1 KO), is in a hurry to make his mark, and in only his second professional fight, he will be challenging three-time world featherweight champion ORLANDO “Siri” SALIDO for Salido’s World...
Via BadCulture
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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