Vasyl Lomachnko proved he is the better young prodigy by outpointing Gary Russell Jr. to win the vacant WBO featherwieght title Saturday in Carson, Calif.read more
Action shots from ringside at Vasyl Lomachenko’s titlewinning victory over Gary Russell Jr. and Devon Alexander’s comeback win over Jesus Soto Karass. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.read more
After going 1-1 in his first two pro fights, Vasyl Lomachenko went a long way toward validating the high expectations placed on him with a majority-decision victory over Gary Russell Jr.read more
Vasyl Lomachenko defeated Gary Russell Jr. by a majority decision to win the vacant WBO featherweight title Saturday at the StubHub Center.read more
The WBO denied Golden Boy Promotions’ appeal for a 50-50 split of the purse for a vacant featherweight title bout between Gary Russell Jr. and Vasyl Lomachenko, ruling that Lomachenko is entitled to the favorable end of a 60-40 split.read more
The promoters of featherweight standouts Vasyl Lomachenko and Gary Russell Jr. — rivals Top Rank and Golden Boy Promotions — must begin negotiations to stage a WBO title bout between the two, the sanctioning organization ordered on Thursday.read more
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