9th December at the legendary new York arena “Madison Square Garden” the world champion in easy weight under version WBA Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KO’s) will fight with the winner of the WBO Puerto Rican Jose Pedrosoi (25-1, 12 KO’s).
BEFORE THE FIGHT
Lomachenko before this in may of this year conducted a victorious fight against Jorge Linares. This duel was the most difficult in career of the Ukrainian. Even in the fight with Orlando Salido was not so hard. Basil was very cautious, which led to the defeat.
After the transition to the new division of Ukrainians have not been so rapid as in the 57 kg and 59 kg. Basil simply increased yourself of the muscles, which at that time was not and is not ready to work with the rest of the body as a single band. This time “hi-Tech” was enough time to get used to the extra weight and come to fight in better physical condition.
Jose Pedraza to fight with Lomachenko fought very age Mexican Raymundo Beltran. The former champion appeared to Pedraza is very straightforward, and the Puerto Rican kept his distance throughout the fight.
INTERESTING ABOUT THE BATTLE
Now Lomachenko is going to be done. From Vasily in Ukraine and around the world a lot of expectations because it is considered the brightest men in modern Boxing. It is the “high-Tech” with his father and coach Anatoly Lomachenko again showed that Boxing without a hard knockouts can be interesting, writes XSPORT.UA.
Training system from the “Papchenko” movement, about which everyone knew, but nobody applied. Modern Boxing to Basil was less technical and tough than it was during the old school sugar ray Leonard or Pernell Whittaker. With the advent of Lomachenko is back this skilful and colourful box, which was lacking because of the dominance of spoilers and punchers in modern Boxing.
At the moment Lomachenko becomes an example for young boxers everywhere and many are trying to move, to train and to beat as he is.
Weighing Lomachenko and Pedraza
In new York, the ceremony of weighing before the fight Vasyl Lomachenko and Jose Pedraza.
Ukrainian and Puerto Rican fit into the weight limit which is 61,235 kg.
Under the Ukrainian champion scales showed 60,96 kg, and his opponent, from Latin America was 100 grams lighter – 60,87 kg.
Fight Vasyl Lomachenko – Jose Pedraza will be held in new York on 8 December.
The Battle Lomachenko – Pedraza
The game will take place in new York at Madison Square Garden.
It will be a unification bout for the championship belt of WBA and WBO lightweight.
Before the fight Vasyl Lomachenko gave the opponent advice on how to win the battle.
The battle Lomachenko – Pedraza will take place December 8 in new York
“I don’t think Pedraza can keep up with me. I he can even help with advice. Jose need to constantly push me and stay active,” said Lomachenko.
According to him, if Pedraza will fight as his last fight, or in battle against Davis, then he has no chance to win.
In Ukraine, the battle Lomachenko – Pedraza live show channel “inter”. The broadcast begins – 9 Dec (Sunday) at 05:00 Kyiv time.
Under forecasts of bookmakers, the clear favorite for this fight is Ukrainian.
In the office William Hill to win Lomachenko taking bets with odds of 1.06, and a victory for his opponent – 8,00. Draw is estimated at 26.0.
As reported by the portal Znayu, Lomachenko suggested Pedraza how to win.
Dave Zakarian has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Koz Post, Dave Zakarian worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.