This is very unusual and a bit controversial since Lomachenko is not ranked within the WBC, let alone ranked either #1 or #2. However, it’s still great news for boxing fans.
Vasiliy Lomachenko is back and he has no shortage of opponents. Whether its a fellow champion, a solid contender, a rising star, or another elite fighter, Lomachenko has options. It will be interesting to see which fights get made and whether he can continue to prove he is among the pound for pound greats.
Teofimo “El Brooklyn” Lopez is something special. His electrifying charisma to go along with his thunderous power, slick speed, and technical boxing skills, are gradually transforming him into boxing’s next superstar.
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