Nicholas Walters Aftermath – Last night’s HBO Boxing main event between Vasyl Lomachenko and Nicholas Walters ended at the end of the seventh round with Walters and his corner ending the fight, not answering the bell going into round eight.
Walters had not been knocked down, but the cumulative effect of Lomachenko’s mounting offensive output had Walters waiving the white flag. Walters would face a lot of criticism, some of it very justified. People did pay for a twelve round fight. But Walters was forthcoming after the fight, facing the media and at least doling out some explanations.
Nicholas Walters Aftermath
In this compilation of footage shot by TBC’s Marcelino Castillo and Kid Hersh, several scenes help explain what the Walters camp was thinknig when the fight came to an end.
The first footage shows Walters speaking to Lomachenko and his camp after the fight. The exchange is professional and not tense, but Walters is speaking honestly.
The main part of the footage sees Walters facing the media and giving an explanation on what happened. The clip closes with HBO executive Lee Samuels also facing the media and offering more insight.
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