Lomachenko Dominates Pedraza Enroute To Another Title

Share Tweet Share Share Email Vasyl Lomachenko (12-1, 9 KOs) dominated Jose Pedraza (25-2, 12 KOs) tonight and lifted his WBO title in the process. Lomachenko is now a unified world champion in the Lightweight division. For as big of a underdog as Pedraza was he put on a valiant effort. Most of the action was dictated by Lomachenko. His speed, defensive acumen and offensive ability were on full display. However, his opponent had his moments. Most notably in the 10th round. Pedraza landed clean shots on the pound-for-pound star…

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Vasiliy Lomachenko Wants Mikey Garcia in 2019

Share Tweet Share Share Email After successfully unifying Lightweight titles on Saturday, December 8, 2018, Vasiliy Lomachenko spoke about what’s next. According to Loma, he wants a fight with Mikey Garcia, who incidentally has a mega matchup with Errol Spence at Welterweight. Sorry Loma, you’re a bit late to the show. So if it’s not Garcia, who else should Loma fight? For more social media graphics, highlights and commentary, follow us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Download the free RBRBoxing mobile app for iOS and Android for up-to-the-minute news.  …

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Photos | Teofimo Lopez vs. Mason Menard Fight Night

Teofimo Lopez’s takeover continued on Saturday, December 8, 2018 as he blasted Mason Menard in one round. The post Photos | Teofimo Lopez vs. Mason Menard Fight Night appeared first on Round By Round Boxing. Source link

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February 2: Alvarez-Kovalev 2 Lands at Ford Center at The Star

Share Tweet Share Share Email Eleider Alvarez vs. Sergey Kovalev 2 Lands at Ford Center at The Star Live on ESPN beginning at 10 p.m. ET FRISCO, Texas (Dec. 8, 2018) —Their first fight ended with a dramatic knockout that shook up the Atlantic City Boardwalk. The rematch between Eleider “Storm” Alvarez and Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev will bring two of the light heavyweight division’s biggest names to The Star. Alvarez will defend his WBO light heavyweight world title against former unified light heavyweight world champion Kovalev on Saturday, Feb. 2…

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Bob Arum Throws Shade at HBO’s Final Boxing Telecast

Share Tweet Share Share Email If there is anything that I’ve learned in eight years of covering boxing it’s that Bob Arum doesn’t give a F*** about you or your feelings. So, sorry HBO, but on your way out the door hold this L. For more social media graphics, highlights and commentary, follow us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Download the free RBRBoxing mobile app for iOS and Android for up-to-the-minute news.   Source link

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Teofimo Lopez Delivers Huge KO of Mason Menard

Share Tweet Share Share Email That didn’t last long. 44 seconds to be exact. That’s right, Teofimo Lopez (11-0, 9 KOs) took less than a minute to warm up and crack Mason Menard (34-4, 24 KOs) with a right hand that caught the Louisiana veteran’s attention and changed the complexion of the fight–in Round 1. Lopez followed up his first clean right hand with effective aggression and a serious of big shots that Menard could not handle as he stumbled to the ropes. Much to the surprise of the Madison…

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Vasyl Lomachenko vs Jose Pedraza Preview & Prediction

Share Tweet Share Share Email Three weight world champion and current WBA Lightweight champion VasiliyLomachenko (11-1, 9 KOs) returns to the ring this weekend. He’ll be taking on fellow Lightweight champion Jose Pedraza (25-1, 12 KOs) in a unification bout from the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden and live on Top Rank‘s latest fight card on ESPN. The fact that this bout is even taking place is remarkable in itself. After Lomachenko’s last fight against Jorge Linares in May he needed to have shoulder surgery for a torn labrum in…

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Photos | Weigh-In Results: Lomachenko vs. Pedraza

Share Tweet Share Share Email LIVE on ESPN, TOMORROW at 9 p.m. ET Undercard Streaming on ESPN+ at 6 p.m. ET ESPN (9 p.m. ET) • Vasiliy Lomachenko 134.4 lbs vs. Jose Pedraza 134.2 lbs(Lomachenko’s WBA and Pedraza’s WBO Lightweight world titles – 12 Rounds) • Isaac Dogboe 120.8 lbs vs. Emanuel Navarrete 122 lbs(Dogboe’s WBO Junior Featherweight world title – 12 Rounds) • Teofimo Lopez 135 lbs vs. Mason Menard 135 lbs(NABF, NABA and USBA Lightweight titles- 10 Rounds) ESPN+ (6 p.m. ET) • Guido Vianello 236 lbs vs.…

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Brandon Robinson looks to end year undefeated at 2300 Arena

Share Tweet Share Share Email What a difference a year makes for Upper Darby native Brandon Robinson. After amassing a 7-1 record against limited opposition to start his career, the heavy-handed puncher known as “B-Rob” has strung together four consecutive wins over qualified veterans dating back to December of last year. At 30 years old, and having gotten a late start in the professional ranks, Robinson has no time to waste in making a name for himself at super middleweight. In order to preserve his win streak, Robinson will look…

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Why Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury 2 Is The Only Fight That Matters

Share Tweet Share Share Email Tyson Fury (25-0-1, 19 KOs) and Deontay Wilder (40-0-1, 39 KOs) engaged in a terrific fight this past Saturday night. The fight ultimately ended in a draw and deservedly so. Sure Fury was seemingly outboxing Wilder, but the aforementioned WBC titleholder scored two knockdowns that salvaged the night for the champion. The fight was not the most aesthetically pleasing, but it was fun to watch. The 12th and final round was one that none of the fans will forget anytime soon. Fury was seemingly cruising…

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