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Arum: Lomachenko's Father Must Approve 140 For Pacquiao Bout

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum is very much on board with making a catch-weight showdown between eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao (59-7-2, 37 KOs) and WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomac...Read More

Lomachenko Voted in as BWAA 2017 "Fighter of The Year"

The Boxing Writers Association of America is proud to announce that its Sugar Ray Robinson 2017 Fighter of the Year is Vasily “Hi-Tech” Lomachenko, who made history in becoming the first Ukrainian to ...Read More

Easter: Lomachenko Wouldn't Beat Me; Don’t Think It'll Happen

NEW YORK – If he handles Javier Fortuna the way he expects Saturday night in Brooklyn, Robert Easter Jr. would welcome a fight against another 130-pound champion considering moving up to lightweight. ...Read More

Roach: I Love Pacquiao-Lomachenko; Crawford Too Big, Young!

NEW YORK – Freddie Roach would much rather have Manny Pacquiao fight Vasyl Lomachenko than Terence Crawford. Pacquiao said earlier this week that he wants to fight Lomachenko. Unfortunately for Pacqui...Read More

Jorge Linares Very Willing To Face Lomachenko or Garcia Next

2018 will be a big year for Jorge Linares - if all goes well this January 27 when he collides with Mercito Gesta at the Forum in Inglewood, California. He hopes that the big fights he expects can be m...Read More

Arum Reacts To The Chatter of a Pacquiao vs. Lomachenko Bout

There have been reports from Filipino media outlets where Manny Pacquiao (59-7-2, 38 KOs) has stated that he was in discussions to face WBO junior lightweight titlist, Vasyl Lomachenko in the spring. ...Read More

Lomachenko's Manager: Pacquiao is Old, No Gain in Beating Him

Egis Klimas, the manager of WBO super featherweight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko, denied the information put out in the press by Manny Pacquiao (59-7-1, 38 KOs) - that he was negotiating a potent...Read More

Pacquiao Says He is Targeting a Lomachenko Showdown

According to eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao, his camp is discussing the possibility of a catch-weight bout with WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko, who is widely considere...Read More

Robert Guerrero: Mikey Garcia Outboxes Lomachenko!

The much ballyhooed December 9th showdown between Vasyl Lomachenko and Guillermo Rigondeaux turned out to be a very non-competitive affair. The fight was the first in boxing history that matched two-t...Read More

Schaefer: Garcia vs. Lomachenko Needs To Build - It Will Be Huge!

Promoter Richard Schaefer of Ringstar Sports believes the potential showdown between Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30 KOs) and Vasyl Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) needs at least another year or so to properly build...Read More

Robert Garcia: Mikey's Too Big to Fight Lomachenko Right Now

Robert Garcia considers Vasyl Lomachenko one of the two best boxers in the world. The veteran trainer also understands why fight fans want to watch his younger brother, Mikey Garcia, test Lomachenko i...Read More

Rigondeaux May Be Forced To Pursue Fights at 126, Says Manager

Alex Bornote, manager for former world champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-0-1, 11 KOs), believes his boxer will now have a very difficult time securing fights at 122-pounds - after getting stripped of ...Read More

Bellew: Lomachenko Has Better Boxing Brain, Beats Mikey Garcia

Former WBC cruiserweight champion and top heavyweight contender Tony Bellew believes Mikey Garcia is not on the same level as WBO super featherweight world champion Vasyl Lomachenko. One of the most t...Read More

Mayweather: Lomachenko is Being Underpaid By Bottom Rank!

Retired former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. believes WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko is being underpaid by his promoter, Bob Arum of Top Rank. Mayweather challen...Read More

Nonito Donaire Leans To Mikey Garcia To Beat Vasyl Lomachenko

After his domination of Guillermo Rigondeaux, many experts and fans alike have called for a Vasyl Lomachenko-Mikey Garcia showdown. Both fighters have also expressed interest in the fight but it defin...Read More

Brandon Rios: Mikey Garcia Will Stop or Decision Lomachenko!

Former world champion Brandon Rios is fully backing Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30 KOs) to defeat Vasyl Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) - if the two boxers ever step in the ring in the upcoming new year. On February...Read More

Salido: Lomachenko is 'No Mas Boring' - Bores Opponents

Former world champion Orlando “Siri” Salido has once again produced a fight of the year candidate, as his battle with Miguel “Micky” Roman on December 9 in Las Vegas was nominated by numerous outlets ...Read More

Crawford, Top Rank Fighters Reveal New Year's Resolutions

LAS VEGAS, NV -- Boxing enjoyed an outstanding 2017 and before the crystal ball drops in Times Square to begin an even better year, Top Rank asked some of its fighters for their New Year's resolution...Read More

HBO Honors Vasyl Lomachenko as Its 'TFG Fighter of the Year'

Vasyl Lomachenko’s fights aren’t broadcast by HBO anymore, but those that work for the network haven’t lost sight of what he has accomplished this year. Jim Lampley announced during the year-end episo...Read More

Linares: Lomachenko is Good, But Not a Difficult Fight For Me

Lightweight king Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) has welcomed a bout with pound-for-pound star Vasyl Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs), stating that the Ukrainian “doesn’t have power”. On January 27th, Linares de...Read More