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Bernstein: Beating Loma Was an Impossible Ask of Rigondeaux

Al Bernstein, Hall of Fame expert analyst and longtime member of the Showtime Sports broadcast team, always believed Guillermo Rigondeaux was in way over his head in the contest with Vasyl Lomachenko ...Read More

Ex-Trainer: With Me, Rigo May Have Shocked Lomachenko!

Earlier this month, WBA super bantamweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux took a huge risk when he moved up in weight, by two full divisions, to challenge WBO super featherweight world champion Vasyl L...Read More

Mayweather Not Impressed With Loma Win: Rigo Too Small

The former pound for pound king, Floyd Mayweather Jr., was not very impressed with Vasyl Lomachenko's one-sided stoppage of Guillermo Rigondeaux, which took place last Saturday night at The Theater in...Read More

Hopkins: Rigondeaux is 90% Done, May Quit Again in Future

Former two division world champion and Golden Boy executive Bernard Hopkins was very impressed with last week's big win by WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko, who made Guillermo Rigonde...Read More

Rigondeaux Trainer Reacts To Critics: My Fighter is No Quitter!

Veteran Cuban trainer Pedro Diaz has come out in defense of his boxer, two-time Olympic gold medal winner Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs). Last Saturday night at The Theater in Madison Square Gard...Read More

Kell Brook: My Injuries Were Legit - Rigondeaux Just Quit!

Former IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) is on the comeback trail. It was recently announced that Brook will return on March 3rd in Sheffield, when he makes his official junior middl...Read More

WBA: Rigondeaux Will Be Stripped After Loss To Lomachenko!

The World Boxing Association is moving forward to strip Cuban boxer Guillermo Rigondeaux of his WBA super bantamweight world title. Last Saturday night at The Theater in Madison Square Garden in New Y...Read More

Rigondeaux's Left Hand Bruised, Not Broken, in Lomachenko Loss

Guillermo Rigondeaux’s hand wasn’t broken Saturday night. According to multiple reports, promoter Dino Duva confirmed Tuesday that Rigondeaux suffered a bruise to his left hand, not a fracture, before...Read More

ESPN’s Loma-Rigo Watched By 1.73M; Basic Cable’s No. 2 Since 2012

The ESPN broadcast headlined by the Vasyl Lomachenko-Guillermo Rigondeaux fight Saturday night drew the second-highest audience for boxing on basic cable television since 2012. The 154-minute broadcas...Read More

CompuBox Statistical Update: Lomachenko Now #1 Defender

WBO super featherweight world champion Vasyl Lomachenko, following his dominant performance over Guillermo Rigondeaux, (who landed just 8.4% of his total punches) takes over #1 spot as best defender (...Read More

Lomachenko Manager: No Surprise Rigondeaux Quit, It's a Shame

It was a rather abrupt and surprising end to the bout between WBO super featherweight champion, Vasyl Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs), and Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs). While the Ukrainian was domina...Read More

Former Manager: Rigondeaux Will Be Remembered For Quit Job

Boxing manager Gary Hyde was shaking his head on Saturday night, after WBA super bantamweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux quit on his stool after six completed rounds in his highly anticipated fight...Read More

Weekend Review: Lomachenko Rises, Rigondeaux Sinks

Vasyl Lomachenko: I don’t care that Lomachenko was bigger than Guillermo Rigondeaux on Saturday night in New York. I don’t care that Rigondeaux is 37. And I certainly don’t care whether Rigondeaux inj...Read More

Andre Ward: Lomachenko vs. Mikey Garcia is 50-50 Super Fight!

Mandalay Bay, LAS VEGAS, NV - BoxingScene.com and a small group of reporters caught up with the recently retired Andre Ward after he finished his HBO broadcast duties for the Orlando Salido-Mickey Rom...Read More

Vasyl Lomachenko-Guillermo Rigondeaux: Post-Fight Report Card

While unsatisfying, it might have been the most fitting end. Guillermo Rigondeaux fought in the way that worked best for him over the years. Even as some of his fights, night like Joseph Agbeko and Dr...Read More

Arum: Lomachenko is Superhuman, Rigo Was Totally Bewildered!

WBO super featherweight world champion Vasyl Lomachenko was described as "superhuman" by his promoter, Bob Arum of Top Rank, after his dominant win over previously undefeated Guillermo Rigondeaux, but...Read More

Lomachenko On Rigondeaux Injury: I've Fought With One Hand

NEW YORK – Vasyl Lomachenko wouldn’t have stopped fighting if he was the one that suffered a hand injury Saturday night. Lomachenko didn’t go as far as to say he believes Guillermo Rigondeaux faked hi...Read More

Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux Generates Big Rating For ESPN

Last night’s fight between Vasiliy Lomachenko (10-1-0, 7 KO) vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1-0, 11 KO) delivered big on ratings, making it the second highest-rated boxing telecast on cable in 2017, acc...Read More

Lomachenko on Rigondeaux: I Learned Nothing, It Was Easy!

On Saturday night from The Theater in Madison Square Garden, Vasyl Lomachenko retained his WBO super featherweight title after beating stopping Guillermo Rigondeaux in six rounds. Lomachenko (10-1) do...Read More

Photos: Lomachenko Makes Guillermo Rigondeaux Quit in Six

Lomachenko, Rigondeaux Fight Photos Gallery - Vasyl Lomachenko continued his meteoric rise up the boxing ladder, retaining his WBO junior lightweight title Saturday night after challenger Guillermo Ri...Read More