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Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux: A Historical Collision Course

When two ridiculously talented southpaws, both ranked in every current top 10 pound-for-pound list, face each other in the ring, it is undoubtedly a super showdown. Throw in the fact that it is the fi...Read More

Is Rigondeaux The #1 P4P Fighter if He Beats Lomachenko?

Is Rigondeaux The #1 P4P Fighter if He Beats Lomachenko?

By Andreas Hale - The December 9th showdown between Vasyl Lomachenko and Guillermo Rigondeaux is one of the most highly anticipated fights in all of boxing. So much has already been written about Loma...Read More

Rigondeaux Co-Promoter's Lawsuit Against Roc Nation Dismissed

A lawsuit filed by Caribe Promotions against Roc Nation Sports was dismissed Friday in federal court in New York. Caribe, which co-promotes Guillermo Rigondeaux, filed the lawsuit in Manhattan Supreme...Read More

Lomachenko: You Know Rigondeaux's Style, I Need To Chase Him

Vasyl Lomachenko and Guillermo Rigondeaux, both champions and two of boxing's best, were even more than that as amateurs. They were the gold standard. So a fight between them seemed natural, the first...Read More

Photos: Lomachenko, Rigondeaux - Ready For Historic Fight

Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux Weigh-In Photos Gallery - Top-rated pound-for-pound fighters and Olympic legends VASILY "Hi-Tech" LOMACHENKO.and GUILLERMO "El Chacal" RIGONDEAUX will go mano a mano in a col...Read More

Rigondeaux Weighs Career-High 128.4 Pounds; Lomachenko is 129

NEW YORK – When Guillermo Rigondeaux got on the scale Friday afternoon, he didn’t look like a small man making an overly ambitious move. Though two inches shorter than Vasyl Lomachenko, Rigondeaux app...Read More

Lomachenko: I Can't Promise KO, But I Promise To Squash Rigo!

Vasily Lomachenko believes he will knockout Cuban foe Guillermo Rigondeaux in one of the most anticipated fights in recent years. Two of boxing’s most decorated amateurs are set to do battle this Satu...Read More

Lomachenko: Crawford is Boxing's Best Fighter, Pound-for-Pound

NEW YORK – Guillermo Rigondeaux doesn’t consider Vasyl Lomachenko the best fighter, pound-for-pound, in boxing. The unbeaten Cuban called Lomachenko “a great fighter,” but isn’t convinced the unusuall...Read More

Salido: Arum Never Came Close To What I Want For Lomachenko

Mandalay Bay, LAS VEGAS, NV - On March 1st, 2014 Orlando Salido handed rising superstar Vasyl Lomachenko his only career loss. The fight was very controversial. Salido didn't make weight, losing his ...Read More

Rigondeaux Embraces Weight Risk: I Had To Go To 130 For Deal

Vasyl Lomachenko will need to demonstrate plenty of patience when he squares off against Cuban tactician Guillermo Rigondeaux in a world title showdown between two multiple Olympic gold medal winners ...Read More

Examining Loma-Rigo: Can the Ultimate Fight Fan's Fight Deliver?

Examining Loma-Rigo: Can the Ultimate Fight Fan's Fight Deliver?

By Keith Idec - NEW YORK – Two truly great boxers will square off Saturday night in a 130-pound showdown that has generated incredible buzz among hardcore fight fans. That much is indisputable. Ukrain...Read More

Roman: My Salido Fight - Way Better Than Lomachenko-Rigondeaux

Mandalay Bay, LAS VEGAS, NV - On December 9th dueling cards featuring most of the best fighters in the super featherweight division take place on HBO and ESPN. HBO will televise a triple header in Las...Read More

Loma-Rigo - ESPN Announce Team: Tessitore, Kriegel, Tim Bradley

Calling the fight for ESPN will be Joe Tessitore and Mark Kriegel, with guest analyst Tim Bradley, reporter Bernardo Osuna and on-location contributor Stephen A. Smith. ESPN Deportes’ coverage include...Read More

Lomachenko, Rigondeaux Gloves Heading To Hall of Fame

CANASTOTA, NY - History will be made on December 9th. For the first time ever two-time Olympic gold medalists will meet as professionals when WBO junior lightweight champion Vasily “Hi-Tech” Lomache...Read More

Arum: If HBO Wants to Counter-Program Loma-Rigo, Be My Guest!

NEW YORK – Bob Arum didn’t mention HBO or Peter Nelson specifically Thursday morning. Then again, the Hall-of-Fame promoter didn’t need to do that. Virtually everyone knew that he was referring to the...Read More

Photos: Lomachenko, Rigondeaux - Finally Go Face To Face!

Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux Press Conference Photos Gallery - We are a few days away from arguably the most historic fight we have seen in many a year. Two 2-time Olympic Gold Medalists facing off for ...Read More

Lomachenko: I Won't Be Surprised If Rigondeaux Quits!

NEW YORK – Vasyl Lomachenko wouldn’t be surprised if Guillermo Rigondeaux decides to go out the same way Nicholas Walters did. The confident southpaw said Wednesday that he thinks he can make the unde...Read More

Rigondeaux: I'm Gonna Just Beat the Sh*t Out of Lomachenko!

NEW YORK – Guillermo Rigondeaux is 37 years old, has fought a total of three rounds in the past two years and has moved up two weight classes to challenge one of the best boxers in the world. You woul...Read More

Guillermo Rigondeaux Could Be a Type of Legend

Guillermo Rigondeaux Could Be a Type of Legend

By Cliff Rold - Listen to the true believers, the real hardcore Cult of Rigo types, and Cuba’s lineal Jr. featherweight king Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-0, 11 KO) damn near walks on water. There is a cad...Read More

Roy Jones Explains Why Loma vs. Rigo is Best Fight Ever Made

Former four division world champion Roy Jones Jr. is biting his lip as he counts down the days for Saturday night, when WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko defends his title against Guil...Read More