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Orlando Salido: Vasyl Lomachenko is Nothing Special

By Miguel Rivera

WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido (40-12-2, 28KOs) saw nothing special about two-time Olympic gold medal winner Vasyl Lomachenko (1-0, 1KO), who made his pro debut on Saturday night against Jose Ramirez at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. Lomachenko knocked Ramirez out in the fourth round with a hard shot to the body. Also on the card, Salido knocked out Orlando Cruz in seven rounds to capture his WBO crown.

Lomachenko has asked Top Rank to put him in the ring with Salido. Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum wants to make the fight on January 25th in New York's Madison Square Garden.

"I saw the fight [with Ramirez]. Lomachenko is a good fighter, he moves well, but he's nothing special. What can I say about him? He is a winner. I am ready for anyone and it's going to be a war in every fight," Salido said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MDPopescu on 10-15-2013

... Salido will get a handsome payday and will make room for Loma... That's how it works.

Comment by statosteve on 10-15-2013

Salido will ruff this dude up than ko him...lomachenko beta off fighting lopez

Comment by Chaconlittlered on 10-15-2013

Salido is no gate keeper he went to puerto rico and beat juanma lopez twice he gave marquez hell garcia did drop him but salido still looked strong gamboa might of won but he was dropped and lost points cause…

Comment by .Mexico. on 10-15-2013

Lomo is good but come on his second fight is this, where does he go from here we know toprank is eager for freaking champions and sh[I]i[/I]t but I dont like this one bit. May the best man win, am…

Comment by Yakushev on 10-15-2013

[QUOTE=Sugar Adam Ali;13842458]If lomanchenko stops salido,, he will get more hype than ggg, lucas, kovolav combined,,,, Mark my words,, NSB will have about a billion threads about lomo if this happens[/QUOTE] Dude, you have to stop mention these fighters if…

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