Ukrainian world champion in the second Featherweight Vasyl Lomachenko confidently defeated the most formidable opponent in his professional career.
Long ago, the legendary head of the promotion company «Top Rank» Bob Arum today organized its two thousandth match. Vasyl Lomachenko did everything to please his mentor Ukrainians managed to do what no one else did: Basil beat former world champion Nicholas Walters.
From the first seconds, Lomachenko made it clear to the opponent that evening was held under his dictation. Ukrainian, even without tangible benefits, but won round after round. Walters has demonstrated its high level of protection and is very rarely created problems for the champion.
In the seventh round, Lomachenko with renewed vigour attacked the Walters – Jamaican had panic out of the way and in every possible way to stall for time. Lomachenko had their chance and didn’t let go of your opponent until the bell. Walters, apparently anticipating the coming knockout, refused to continue the fight.
Lomachenko confidently scored the biggest win of his career and finally established among the elite of professional Boxing. For the fight with Walters two-time Olympic champion earned a record fee in his career – in addition to the million dollars the Ukrainian may soon make progress in the top 5 best boxers in the world regardless of weight class.What’s next for Lomachenko? Before the fight with Walters Orlando Salido expressed willingness to have a rematch with the Ukrainian. There are rumors about the fight by Manny Pacquiao – you can hardly find something more prestigious than a meeting with the Filipino legend.