The fight we’ve been waiting for is now less than 24 hours away. On Friday, at the MGM Grand Las Vegas Conference Center, unified 135-pound champion Vasiliy Lomachenko(14-1, 10 KOs) and IBF 135-pound champion Teofimo Lopez(15-0, 12 KOs) stepped on the scale.
Both fighters came in at 135 pounds on the nose, and now we have a fight. The ENTIRE card will air LIVE on ESPN, ESPN Deportes, and ESPN+ on Saturday, starting at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT.
Here are the weights for the main event and undercard:
Vasiliy Lomachenko 135 pounds vs. Teofimo Lopez 135 pounds (Undisputed Lightweight World Title — 12 Rounds)
Judges: Steve Weisfeld, Julie Lederman and Tim Cheatham
Referee: Russell Mora
• Alex Saucedo 140 pounds vs. Arnold Barboza Jr. 140 pounds
(Junior Welterweight — 10 Rounds)
• Edgar Berlanga 169 pounds vs. Lanell Bellows 169 pounds
(Super Middleweight — 8 Rounds)
After weighing in, Lomachencho and Lopez had a nice stare down.
Here are photos from the Lomachenko-Lopez weigh-in(Phots: Mikey Williams/Top Rank Boxing):