A big win, a world title and now he’s No. 1 to boot. Viktor Postol’s 10th-round stoppage of Lucas Matthysse on Oct. 3 was a significant step, to say the least.
It all came together for Viktor Postol in the biggest fight of his career on Saturday, much to the disappointment of Lucas Matthysse.
Viktor Postol scored a 10th-round knockout over a frustrated Lucas Matthysse to win the vacant WBC junior welterweight title Saturday in Carson, Calif.
Lucas Matthysse and Viktor Postol both tipped the scale at 139.4 pounds for Saturday’s HBO-televised matchup in Carson, California.
Hard-punching Brazilian prospect Patrick Teixeira faces Don Mouton on Friday in the 10-round LA Fight Club main event at the Belasco Theater in L.A.
Lucas Matthysse’s prep for this weekend’s 140-pound title bout against Viktor Postol involves focus, family and post-boxing whimsies.
Lucas Matthysse spoke to RingTV upon his arrival from Argentina for his Oct. 3 WBC 140-pound title fight with Viktor Postol at StubHub in Carson, California.
It wasn’t easy getting there, but Oscar De La Hoya showed the measure of his respect for Lucas Matthysse by visiting the fighter’s training camp in Argentina.
Lucas Matthysse spoke to RingTV’s Diego Morilla about his preparation for his Oct. 3 WBC title-bout showdown with Viktor Postol. (Training and sparring footage included.)
Having lost a shot at performing on HBO in May, Humberto Soto is grateful for his next chance to fight on the network, against Antonio Orozco.
Hear what top 140-pound contenders Lucas Matthysse and Viktor Postol had to say about their Oct. 3 showdown for the vacant WBC title.
It’s official: Argentine puncher Lucas Matthysse will take on the unbeaten Viktor Postol for the vacant WBC junior welterweight title on Oct. 3 in Carson, California.
Lucas Matthysse and Viktor Postol will fight for the vacant WBC junior welterweight title on Oct. 3 at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., on HBO, according to reports.