Teofimo Lopez setzte sich letzte Nacht im MGM-Grand-Hotel in Las Vegas (Nevada, USA) über Vasyl Lomachenko mit einem einstimmigen. Rückblick: Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Teofimo Lopez Alex Saucedo vs. Arnold Barboza Jr. Edgar Berlanga vs. Lanell Bellows Mike Jäde vs. Oszkar Fiko Evgenios. Vasiliy Lomachenko findet zu spät in den Titelkampf gegen Teofimo Lopez - und verliert gleich drei Weltmeister-Gürtel im Leichtgewicht.
Trainer von Lopez: Ein Rückkampf mit Lomachenko macht keinen SinnTeofimo Lopez setzte sich letzte Nacht im MGM-Grand-Hotel in Las Vegas (Nevada, USA) über Vasyl Lomachenko mit einem einstimmigen. v.l.n.r: Teofimo Lopez, Promoter-Ikone Bob Arum und Vasyl Lomachenko. Der heutige Video-Beitrag von Zwischen den Runden – Der Boxtalk. Superstar Vasiliy Lomachenko (32) hat eine überraschende Niederlage kassiert und ist seine WM-Gürtel im Leichtgewicht los: In Las Vegas.
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Lomachenko was coached by his father Anatoly Lomachenko from a young age. He claims that if his father had not been a boxing coach he probably would have chosen to play ice hockey professionally.
He then went on to gymnastics before finally getting into the ring. Lomachenko won gold at the Olympic Games in Beijing.
He beat his five opponents by an astonishing 45 point margin, outscoring them 58—13, en route to his first gold medal at the senior level.
He was subsequently named the outstanding boxer of the tournament and awarded the Val Barker Trophy. Additionally, he won gold again that year to also become continental champion at the European Championships in Liverpool.
He won gold at the World Championships in Milan. There, he won his second consecutive gold medal to become a two-weight world champion.
Following a forced move up to lightweight, he won his second consecutive Olympic gold medal at the Olympic Games in London to become a rare two-weight Olympic champion.
Ultimately, he was edged by welterweight gold medal winner, Serik Sapiyev , of Kazakhstan. He finished his extensive amateur career with an impressive record of wins and only one loss, to Albert Selimov , which was avenged twice.
While none were able to claim the majority vote, Lomachenko won a plurality , having led the poll with nearly one-third of the total votes cast.
Despite having six fights in this tournament, some outlets would later claim that those fights should have counted towards Lomachenko's professional record prior to his official debut later that year, due to WSB being professional boxing by law, with headgear and rounds being scored using the ten-point must system according to the regulations set by professional boxing commissions that license the boxers, promoters, and officials.
After winning his second Olympic gold medal, Lomachenko made the decision to turn professional. After meeting with several fight promoters, he signed a contract to fight for Top Rank.
Lomachenko made his professional debut in United States on 12 October as part of the undercard to Timothy Bradley vs. Lomachenko attempted to make history by winning a world championship in his second fight and breaking Saensak Muangsurin 's record, who won a junior welterweight world title in his third pro fight in On fight night, he rehydrated to pounds, which was equivalent to the welterweight limit.
All of which were still legal since there were no rehydration clauses disclosed in the contract. Lomachenko seemed to shy away from engaging Salido throughout most of the fight, something that his opponent exploited.
A late surge, which saw him injure Salido in the final round, was unable to change the final result, losing by split decision. Two judges had it for Salido — and —, while the third had it for Lomachenko — Lomachenko, for his part, stated he felt the decision was fair and accepted blame for not following through with his corner's game plan, promising to learn from the experience and come back stronger.
The WBO title remained vacant due to Salido not making weight. According to the WBO, "If the fight is held in the country of origin, residence or nationality of one of the contenders, the resident contestant shall receive 40 percent and his opponent shall receive 60 percent off the total purse offered.
It was later ascertained that Lomachenko had rented a home in California to live in while training, while the Ukraine remained his permanent residence.
Lomachenko defeated Russell Jr. Lomachenko began to hurt Russell Jr. Russell Jr. Lomachenko made his first title defense against mandatory challenger Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo , 33 KOs of Thailand.
This fight took place on the undercard of the Pacquiao vs. Although Piritapinyo's record of 52 wins and 1 loss made the fight sound challenging for Lomachenko, the only time he stepped up in his year career was in against Chris John , which he lost via unanimous decision.
In the seventh round, Lomachenko stopped using his left hand; it was later confirmed that he injured that hand. Lomachenko won a unanimous decision with the scores of — on all three of the judges' scorecards.
Rodriguez earned the title shot after knocking out Martin Cardona. Prior to the fight, Rodriguez was on a fight winning streak dating back to , where the fight resulted in a first round technical draw.
Lomachenko's speed and precision was too much for Rodriguez, who took a knee twice in the fight, once in the seventh and again in the ninth, which ended the bout.
He was also docked a point by referee in fifth round for a low blow. After the fight, Lomachenko spoke through a translator about his performance, "I was just boxing for the fans, having a good time out there.
Lomachenko next fought on the Tim Bradley vs. In the post fight interview, Lomachenko told of how he wanted to put on a good show, "I was just having fun in there, "If I really wanted to knock him out, I would have done it earlier.
I was having a good time, but I knew the end would be on a body shot. I just didn't know which one. The loss ended Koasicha's run of 4 straight wins and he suffered his first stoppage defeat.
Martinez was coming off a draw against Orlando Salido in September , after he controversially defeated him in their first fight in April for the WBO title.
Lomachenko dominated the fight from the start with superior footwork, hand speed and slick punching from different angles. According to CompuBox , Lomachenko out-landed Martinez 87 to After the fight, Lomachenko called out Orlando Salido , "Hey Salido, I'm ready to fight you at any time, before the Vargas fight, I told him to win the fight but I never told him I wasn't going to fight him if he didn't, so let's do it.
I want to revenge Salido for my fans and give them a win over him. HBO provided the remainder of Walter's purse for the fight to go ahead.
The event marked Bob Arum's 2,th promoted card, as well as celebrating his 50th anniversary as a promoter. After Lomachenko dominated the first six rounds with his movement, he threw more combination punches in the sixth which left Walters visibly shaken.
Lomachenko won the fight after Walters retired on his stool at the end of the seventh round. Upon returning to his corner, Walters got up and walked to referee Tony Weeks, where he reiterated twice he did not want to continue.
A lot of boos followed the confirmation of the fight result as Walters seemed to back himself up for not returning for round 7, blaming his inactivity in the ring, "Listen to me, if I get the chance to fight two or three fights leading up to this fight, I'll definitely take him on in different circumstances where we are more active and definitely beat him but it was all him tonight So it was all him tonight Nothing take away from him, he's a very good fighter, I learned a lot from fighting him and it was seven rounds of beautiful boxing until my corner decided to end it.
CompuBox stats showed Lomachenko landed of punches thrown 26 percent while Walters landed 49 of 19 percent. Following the post fight, Arum told ESPN, he would like to make a rematch with Salido next, followed by a lightweight title fight against Terry Flanagan and then a super fight with Manny Pacquiao.
The fight drew , viewers on HBO. This would have been Sosa's third defence of his secondary title, but on 16 February, he vacated the title.
Sosa weighed in at In front of a sell-out crowd of 2,, mostly Ukrainian, Lomachenko successfully retained his WBO title for a second time after Sosa failed to return for round 10 when his trainer pulled him out.
The bout was similar to Lomachenko's previous fight with Walters, who also pulled out. Lomachenko's flashy style and fast combinations won him the rounds.
Sosa appeared more hurt in round 8 when he was hit hard on the body. Sosa was the most successful opponent Lomachenko had fought since Salido in terms of landing punches.
Sosa's trainer, Raul Rivas explained why he pulled him out of the fight, "It was an accumulation of too many punches. I didn't want to get Jason hurt.
He was out of the fight. These numbers showed an increase in viewership for Lomachenko from his last fight on HBO against Walters.
On 30 June Top Rank announced that a deal was in place for Lomachenko to make a third defense of his WBO title against Colombian former featherweight world title challenger Miguel Marriaga , 21 KOs , who was coming off a loss and moving up to super featherweight.
Even after negotiations to meet his financial needs, Salido still denied the offer due to other problems, mentioning weight and hand issues.
In front of 4, people, Lomachenko dominated the fight from the opening bell and proved too much for Marriaga, dropping him twice in the fight, before Marriaga's corner stopped the fight after round 7.
Lomachenko retained his WBO title for the third time. The first knockdown came towards the end of the third round when Lomachenko landed a straight left to Marriaga, who was off balance.
Marriaga got up straight away and didn't appear hurt. In the fourth round, an accidental clash of heads opened up a cut above Lomachenko's left eye.
In the following round, Lomachenko protested to referee Jack Reiss, claiming he was being hit low and headbutted.
In the seventh round, Lomachenko landed body shots and uppercuts, eventually dropping Marriaga for the second time with a left hook at 2 minutes and 59 seconds of round 7.
Marriaga beat the count and walked towards his corner. The referee waved an end to the fight moments later.
During the post fight interviews, Marriaga praised Lomachenko, "He dominated the fight. I connected with some good punches, but I couldn't get the result I was looking for.
I wanted to continue the fight, but my corner stopped the fight. He basically overwhelmed me with pressure. He said "I never saw anything like this.
He's unbelievable. Not only does he have the knowledge, he has the skill set that I've never seen before. Fast, reflexes, everything and he really entertains.
Who else did that? Muhammad Ali. Viewership was adversely affected by a channel switch when the broadcast began and the time at which their main event started.
On 6 August, Arum stated that Lomachenko would fight for a third time in , likely on 9 or 23 December. When asked who the potential options were, Arum stated, "Well, there's a few guys.
Guillermo Rigondeaux if he answers Dino Duva's call. There's Orlando Salido , who's sniffing around and the third is Miguel Berchelt.
Gibbons believed Lomachenko needed Salido more than Salido would need Lomanchenko, as Lomachenko was looking to raise TV ratings and sell out a 10, capacity arena.
He stated if the bout with Rigondeaux was made, it would likely take place at the Madison Square Garden Theatre and a potential rematch with Salido would take place in Los Angeles.
On 21 August Arum stated the Lomachenko and Rigondeaux camps were closing in on finalizing a deal for December 9. A fight with the two-weight world champion and reigning super bantamweight title holder, a two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and one of the most successful amateur boxers ever, would take place at pounds.
Both fighters agreed to weigh in at on the morning of the fight, where they would not be able to exceed pounds. In front of a sell-out crowd of 5, at the Theater, Lomachenko retained his WBO title, dominating the fight with superior boxing skills, forcing Rigondeaux to retire on his stool after round 6.
Rigondeaux stated he had broken the top of his left hand in round two, which was the reason he did not come out for round 7. Rigondeax became Lomachenko's fourth consecutive opponent to retire on his stool.
The loss also marked the first time Rigondeaux had lost since , when he was still an amateur. At the time of stoppage, Lomachenko was ahead on all three judges' scorecards, 60—53, 59—54, and 59— In the post-fight interviews, Lomachenko was asked about Rigondeaux being his fourth consecutive opponent to retire on his stool, to which Lomachenko joked, "Maybe I should change my second name, now my name is 'No Mas Chenko'.
But he's a good fighter. He's got great skills. I adjusted to his style, low blows and all. I injured the top of my left hand in the second round.
He's a very technical fighter. He's explosive. I'm gonna come back because that's what I do. The weight was not a factor in this fight. It was the injury to my hand.
Arum stated he was unable to make unification fights at super featherweight against WBC champion Miguel Berchelt and WBA titleholder Alberto Machado which was the main reason for the move up.
The fight would main event an ESPN card. The reason behind the date was explained by Arum, "May 12th is an extraordinarily important date for ESPN programming.
It's right in the middle of the basketball playoffs. Gomez stated they were happy with the fight, however the date of 12 May was not a good date for them, as they already had plans for that date.
HBO would likely air the pay-per-view replay of Gennady Golovkin vs. The agreement was reached after ESPN agreed to televise the fight at 8 p.
PT, so it would broadcast before HBO's telecast on the same day. In front of 10, in attendance, Lomachenko survived a knockdown in round 6 to win via TKO in round 10 after a perfectly placed liver shot to claim the WBA Super and The Ring lightweight titles.
In doing so he became the fastest fighter ever to win titles in 3 different weight classes only 12 professional fights shattering the previous record of 20 held by Jeff Fenech.
Lomachenko wore Linares down with his fast shots through the first 9 rounds, before finishing the fight in round Linares slowly beat the count but looked too hurt to continue.
Referee Ricky Gonzalez stopped the fight at 2 minutes, 8 seconds of round The loss snapped Linares' fight win streak.
That right hand [that knocked me down], it was a great punch. It happens. I prepared for the last few rounds, and my father [and trainer Anatoly Lomachenko] told me, 'You need to go to the body.
According to Lomachenko, the shoulder popped out and then back in in the second round. A new return date of December was targeted.
In the interview, he also stated it would likely be a unification fight against the winner of the Raymundo Beltran vs.
For the first time as a professional, Lomachenko unified in a weight division as he beat Pedraza via unanimous decision to retain his WBA Super title and claim Pedraza's WBO lightweight title, before a sellout crowd of 5, Lomachenko coasted to victory with the three judges scoring the bout —, —, and — in his favour.
The first half of the fight was a rather tentative and tactical affair with neither fighter making a statement, however it was Lomachenko who was landing the more cleaner and points scoring shots.
By mid-fight Lomachenko looked to have a solid lead on the cards, but the fight seemed closer in the ring. It was during the championship rounds where the fight came alive.
Round 10 was arguably Pedraza's best as he landed a hard right hand to Lomachenko's body. He followed up with a few more shots to the body.
Round 11, which was the round of the fight, saw Lomachenko come out quick and land a total of 42 power shots, his busiest round of the fight.
In the middle of the round, Lomachenko shook Pedraza following a left hand, which eventually followed with a right hand to the body, dropping Pedraza.
Although he beat the count, Pedraza was dropped a second time with over 10 seconds to go following a left to the body. Again, Pedraza beat the count and survived the round.
Pedraza used the final round to stay out of reach and take Lomachenko the 12 round distance. The fight ended Lomachenko's 8-fight stoppage streak, in which he saw four consecutive opponents retire on their stool in between rounds.
Lomachenko landed power punches throughout the fight. In the post-fight interview, Lomachenko credited Pedraza as being a tough and tricky fighter, which is why he couldn't score the stoppage victory.
He added, "It was my dream to unify titles. It was my next goal. I can now focus on my next chapter. Arum stated Lomachenko only wanted challenges going forward and would likely next fight in May The fight peaked over 2.
With Richard Commey and Isa Chaniev set to fight for the vacant IBF lightweight title , it was highly likely that the winner would fight Lomachenko in what would be Lomachenko's second unification fight.
Commey defeated Chaniev to become the new IBF lightweight champion, however picked up a hand injury during the fight. This prompted Top Rank to start searching for a new opponent for Lomachenko.
The fight was made official a week later with ticket information. The bout would mark Crolla's first time fighting in the US, having only fought once previously outside of his native UK.
In front of 10, in attendance, Lomachenko stopped Crolla in the first minute of round 4. Er hatte sich dabei im Finale deutlich mit gegen den Russen Farid Aleszkin durchgesetzt.
Bei den Junioren-Weltmeisterschaften im September in Agadir , gewann er ebenfalls die Goldmedaille im Fliegengewicht.
Auch seinen Finalkampf gewann er vorzeitig gegen den Kubaner Albert Portuondo. Im November wurde er in Chicago Vizeweltmeister im Federgewicht.
Dort unterlag er jedoch dem Russen Albert Selimow Damit erhielt er automatisch einen Startplatz im Federgewicht bei den Olympischen Sommerspielen in Peking.
Lomatschenko wurde damit zum erst zweiten Olympiasieger für die Ukraine im Boxen nach Wladimir Klitschko. Im November startete er noch im Federgewicht bei den Europameisterschaften in Liverpool.
Im November gewann er die Weltmeisterschaften in Mailand. Bei den Weltmeisterschaften in Baku wurde er Weltmeister im Leichtgewicht.
Im Finale bezwang er den Kubaner Yasniel Toledo Er beendete seine Amateurkarriere mit einer beeindruckenden Bilanz von Siegen und nur einer Niederlage.
Er zog zur Förderung seiner Karriere ins kalifornische Marina del Rey und bestritt seinen ersten Profikampf am Lomatschenko gewann den Kampf bereits in der vierten Runde durch K.
Nach den vollen zwölf Runden wurde Salido durch eine Split Decision Richterentscheidung nach Punkten zum Sieger erklärt, womit Lomatschenko seine erste Profiniederlage und seine insgesamt erst zweite Niederlage als Boxer hinnehmen musste.
Am Er wurde somit in seinem erst dritten Profikampf Weltmeister, was vor ihm nur dem Thailänder Saensak Muangsurin im Halbweltergewicht gelungen war.
In seiner ersten Titelverteidigung am November besiegte er den Thailänder Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo einstimmig nach Punkten.
Seine zweite Titelverteidigung gewann er am 2. Mai durch K. Im November gewann er seine inzwischen dritte Titelverteidigung durch K.
April gewann er seine zweite Titelverteidigung gegen Jason Sosa August bestritt er bereits seine nächste Titelverteidigung und besiegte dabei den Kolumbianer Miguel Marriaga Dezember besiegte er den Kubaner Guillermo Rigondeaux durch technischen Knockout in der sechsten Runde.
Er hatte somit in nur zwölf Kämpfen, Weltmeistertitel in drei Gewichtsklassen gewonnen und brach damit den Rekord von Jeff Fenech aus dem Jahr , der den erwähnten Erfolg mit zwanzig Kämpfen erreicht hatte.
April gewann er durch K.