Vasyl Lomachenko made his pro debut Saturday night against Jose Ramirez in a televised fight on the HBO pay-per-view card. Lomachenko was 396-1 as an amateur. The two time Olympic gold lived up to expectations by knocking out his opponent in 4 rounds. He is now eligible for a title fight. Bob Arum told media […]
This weekend on the undercard of the Timothy Bradley vs. Juan Manuel Marquez PPV bout on HBO, Orlando Cruz challenges Orlando Salido with a vacant featherweight title up for grabs. In this video interview, you'll here from Cruz as he talks about the fight and this opportunity, as well as his goal of becoming the first openly gay world boxing champion. Plus, we have a photo gallery...
If you don’t pay no mind to amateur boxing or barely pay attention to boxing during the Olympic games, you might not know of Vasyl Lomachenko. If your hardcore into professional boxing you might of heard his name and maybe heard he is another Olympic gold medalist winner, two time’s to be exact. One thing […]
Usually we start the week’s boxing schedule off with a random, non-boxing piece of media from the internet, but the above Joe Louis vs. Max Schmeling program was too cool not to feature. I guess that means we can jump right into the week’s fights, since we’re already talking boxing. The main event is the HBO pay-per-view headlined by welterweights Tim Bradley and Juan Manuel...
Vasyl Lomachenko is ready to make his pro debut on the undercard of the Timothy Bradley vs. Juan Manuel Marquez pay-per-view on October 12. This isn't your run of the mill professional debut, however, as Lomachenko is lined up against a respected 25-3 contender in his first outing.
Lomachenko recently arrived in the US to finalize his preparations and be on hand for the fight...
Two-time Ukrainian Olympic gold medalist Vasyl “The Great” Lomachenko will jump into the deep end of boxing’s international-sized swimming pool when he makes his professional debut in a 10-round featherweight bout against Jonathan Oquendo (23-3, 16 KOs), of Puerto Rico.
Lomachenko’s pro debut, one of the toughest pro debuts for an amateur fighter in oh, the last 100 years...
Two-time gold medalist Vasyl Lomachenko is ready to begin his pro boxing career.
Top Rank has signed the Ukrainian Olympic star, the promotional company announced Friday.
Lomachenko is widely considered one of the greatest amateur boxers of the past several decades. He won Olympic gold medals with unbeaten runs in Beijing and London, and he claimed two world championships in between...
Vasyl Lomachenko is meeting with several top boxing promoters while the two-time Olympic gold medalist considers launching a professional career, his adviser tells The Associated Press.
Egis Klimas says Lomachenko is meeting with promotional companies Top Rank, Golden Boy and Main Events. The Ukrainian lightweight star likely will decide whether to turn pro in North America within...
Via AP on Fox
June 21, 2013
World champion Vasyl Lomachenko and four of his medal-winning teammates on Ukraine's dominant Olympic boxing team have signed with a new professional boxing venture created by the governing body of the amateur sport.
AIBA President Wu Ching-Kuo announced his signings of the world's best amateur boxer and his four talented teammates to The Associated Press on Friday.
Via AP on Fox
August 10, 2012
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Vasyl Lomachenko of Ukraine opened his second Olympics in the same dominant style that made him the best boxer in Beijing, overwhelming Dominican lightweight Wellington Arias in a 15-3 victory Thursday.
Anthony Ogogo kept the British boxing team unbeaten at home with a stunning victory over world champion middleweight Ievgen Khytrov of Ukraine, the top seed in the Olympic tournament...
Via AP on Fox
August 02, 2012