Referee Laurence Cole was the third man in the ring for Orlando Salido’s victory over Vasyl Lomachenko last Saturday, a role some have criticized as favoring the winner. Cole gave his thoughts on the fight to RingTV.com.
Vasyl Lomachenko’s six “semi-pro” bouts with the World Series of Boxing have put his professional record at the center of a divisive debate within the boxing world. RingTV.com’s Lee Groves examines both sides of the argument before revealing his final opinion.
Readers share their thoughts on Orlando Salido-Vasyl Lomachenko, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Bryan Vera II, Robert Stieglitz-Arthur Abraham III, Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo, and ask what’s next for Lomachenko, Chavez, Abraham and Amir Khan in this week’s Monday mailbag.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. prepared properly for his rematch with Bryan Vera and it paid off with a convincing victory on Saturday.
Naoki Fukuda’s action shots from the Alamodome of veteran Orlando Salido’s unexpected win over newbie Vasyl Lomachenko.
Orlando Salido upset former amateur star Vasyl Lomachenko on Saturday in San Antonio, winning a split decision.
RingTV.com will have a live round-by-round update of tonight’s featherweight bout between Orlando Salido and Vasyl Lomachenko on HBO from the Alamodome in San Antonio.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Bryan Vera on the scales for Saturday’s rematch, plus former WBO featherweight titleholder and challenger Vasyl Lomachenko. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
While Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. made weight for Saturday’s 168-pound return bout with Bryan Vera, Orlando Salido did not as a featherweight, losing his WBO 126-pound belt at the scales, as well as $15,000 of his purse to rival Vasyl Lomachenko.
RingTV.com polled 20 boxing insiders to get their picks on Saturday’s matchup between veteran titleholder Orlando Salido and amateur sensation Vasyl Lomachenko.
Despite his lack of professional experience and the political unrest in his native Ukraine, former amateur superstar Vasyl Lomachenko is confident and focused going into his WBO featherweight title bout against rugged veteran Orlando Salido on Saturday.
Orlando Salido says that his last fight as a featherweight will be the March 1 defense of his WBO belt against Vasyl Lomachenko, whom he calls “very beatable.”
At his training facility in Mexico, WBO featherweight titleholder Orlando Salido is stoking the mental flames for March 1 and a potential barnburner against Ukrainian Olympian Vasyl Lomachenko.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vows to have “no weight problem” in advance of his 168-pound rematch with Bryan Vera, who promises “to beat Chavez decisively” on March 1 in San Antonio in Vera’s home state of Texas.
Contracts have been signed for a 168-pound rematch between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Bryan Vera on March 1 in San Antonio, with featherweight titleholder Orlando Salido defending against Vasyl Lomachenko in the Ukrainian Olympian’s second pro fight.
Heavyweights Bryant Jennings and Artur Szpillka will meet in a clash of unbeatens in the Jan. 25 co-featured to Mikey Garcia’s WBO 130-pound title defense agaisnt Juan Carlos Burgos on HBO.
WBO featherweight title holder Orlando Salido will defend his belt against Ukrainian Olympic gold medalist Vasyl Lomachenko on March 1 in San Antonio.