Photos from Lomachenko’s victory over Pedraza

WBA lightweight champion Vasiliy Lomachenko wanted to unify lightweight world titles. After 12 rounds, he got his wish, although WBO champion Jose Pedraza sure didn’t make it easy and halted Lomachenko‘s eight-bout knockout streak in the process. Lomachenko (12-1 9 KOs,) defeated Pedraza (25-2, 12 KOs) Continue reading Photos from Lomachenko’s victory over Pedraza

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Jose Pedraza: ‘Lomachenko Has Never Faced a Fighter Like Me’

The ‘Sniper’ guarantees there will be a surprise on Dec. 8 at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City. WBO lightweight champion Jose ‘Sniper’ Pedraza (25-1, 12 KOs) trained in front of the media of ‘The Island of Enchantment’ Continue reading Jose Pedraza: ‘Lomachenko Has Never Faced a Fighter Like Me’

Loma: ‘After Pedraza, we can talk about fighting Mikey(Garcia)’

WBA lightweight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko was at home at the Boxing Laboratory as he prepared for his next challenge. Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KOs), who has won world titles in three weight classes in just 12 pro fights, will seek to unify titles for Continue reading Loma: ‘After Pedraza, we can talk about fighting Mikey(Garcia)’

Loma: ‘My goal has always been to unify the titles, and Pedraza is standing in my way’

Vasiliy Lomachenko is ready to take another bite out of the Big Apple. Lomachenko, the pound-for-pound superstar and WBA lightweight world champion, will look to unify world titles for the first time as a professional when he clashes with WBO Continue reading Loma: ‘My goal has always been to unify the titles, and Pedraza is standing in my way’

Beltran: ‘Hopefully, we have another big fight coming up against Lomachenko’

Ray Beltran scratched and clawed and spent nearly 19 years as a pro boxer before earning his first world title. He outpointed Paulus Moses on Feb. 16 in Reno, Nevada, to win the vacant WBO lightweight title, a lifelong dream finally fulfilled. Continue reading Beltran: ‘Hopefully, we have another big fight coming up against Lomachenko’

Lomachenko undergoes surgery to repair torn labrum

Vasiliy Lomachenko underwent arthroscopic surgery Wednesday morning at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Los Angeles to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder suffered during the second round of his May 12 bout against Jorge Linares. The surgery, performed by world-renowned orthopedic Continue reading Lomachenko undergoes surgery to repair torn labrum