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Video: Nicholas Walters Gets Heated When Pressed on Quitting!

Ukraine's Vasyl Lomachenko retained his super featherweight title with a seven round demolition of Nicholas Walters, whose corner threw in the towel in between rounds telling the referee "No mas".

The two-time Olympic gold medal winner Lomachenko registered the biggest victory of his career in dynamic fashion as it was the second defense of his World Boxing Organization title and just his eighth professional fight.

He dominated the previously unbeaten Walters from the opening bell and was scoring at will by landing hard punches in the final round of the beatdown at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas.

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Walters' face showed signs of the punishment he was taking in the ring, but it appeared that he could have continued if he chose to.

Lomachenko compiled an amateur record of 396-1 with Olympic gold medals in 2008 and 2012. He is now 7-1 as a professional.

Lomachenko captured his first world title in June of 2014, dominating former US Olympian Gary Russell to win his in his third pro bout. He matched Saensak Muangsurin's record for fewest fights needed to win a world championship.

The only blemish on his pro record was a loss to Mexico's Orlando Salido in Lomachenko's second professional fight -- when the vacant WBO featherweight title on the line.

It was an embarrassing first defeat for Walters as his decision to quit in the middle of the fight dropped his record to 26-1-1 with 21 knockouts.

Lomachenko said after the bout that he next wants to fight WBC super featherweight champion Francisco Vargas.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by HandsofIron on 11-28-2016

[QUOTE=Shadoww702;17235947]The WORST label a fighter can have is the dreaded "Quitter" label. The Duran/Leonard fight was before my time so I don't know what happened. But most of the ppl who do know him know him more as the "No…

Comment by Realboxingfan1 on 11-28-2016

Tha stuttering ax should be his new name.

Comment by Jim Tom on 11-28-2016

[QUOTE=Illmatic94;17236957]actually we do. ..think of every fight labeled "fight of the year", guaranteed somebody got hurt in it. if walters quit because he didn't wanna get hurt maybe he should retire.[/QUOTE] Boxing is a sport and after the fight any…

Comment by LoadedWraps on 11-28-2016

[QUOTE=Illmatic94;17236957]actually we do. ..think of every fight labeled "fight of the year", guaranteed somebody got hurt in it. if walters quit because he didn't wanna get hurt maybe he should retire.[/QUOTE] [IMG]http://replygif.net/i/95.gif[/IMG]

Comment by Elroy The Great on 11-28-2016

the no mas for the fb gen.

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