Vasyl Lomachenko will not return to the ring this year.
Vasyl Lomachenko / photo twitter.com/trboxing
Former world champion in three weight categories Vasyl Lomachenko can fight George Kambosos next year.
Bob Arum, the head of Top Rank, said this. He also confirmed the information that the Ukrainian decided to take a break in his career.
“Lome looks like he was cheated in the fight with Haynie, this fight was controversial in relation to the winner.
I think that Lomachenko took a break. Maybe we’ll try to get him a fight with Cambosos in Australia next year,” Arum said in the comments. Pro Boxing Fans.
We will remind, this May, Vasyl Lomachenko lost the chance to become the absolute champion of the world in lightweight, losing to the American Devin Haney by a unanimous decision of the judges.
It was expected that Vasyl’s next opponent would be Shakur Stevenson, who repeatedly challenged the Ukrainian to a fight. However, Lomachenko decided to take a break.
Thus, the WBC sanctioned a fight between Shakur Stevenson and Frank Martin for the vacant title.
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