Video: Youtube / The Fight Hub

World champion in professional Boxing Vasyl Lomachenko and his opponent in the first defense of the WBO title in the second Featherweight was in the States for warm-up demonstration for the press.

The fight the fighters will take place in Las Vegas on 27 November at 06:00 on the Kiev time.

The rival is a dangerous Jamaican puncher, former world champion WBA weight categories below Nicolas Walters (26-0-1, 21 KOs), comes into the fight against Lomachenko (6-1, 4 KO’s) after long periods of inactivity – he does not act from December 2015.

On the night of June 12, 2016 in new York, the Ukrainian took the WBO title from Puerto Rican Roman Martinez, knocking out in the fifth round. Due to this, Lomachenko set a world record, having won the second category for a minimum number of fights – seven.

Before moving on to professional sports Lomachenko twice became Olympic champion in Beijing 2008 and London 2012. Thus, Basil is the most titled athlete in the history of Ukrainian Boxing.

Read also: Ukrainian Lomachenko is aiming a new world record

Lomachenko and his opponent-puncher had training: video 24.11.2016

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