Vasyl Lomachenko Talks After His Win Over Linares – Saturday, May 12th, Top Rank Boxing and Golden Boy Promotions presented the Ukrainian Vasyl “High Tech” Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KOs) facing the four-time world champion in three weight classes Venezuela’s Jorge “Niño de Oro” Linares (44-4-0, 27 KOs) for his WBA world lightweight championship. The event took place at the Mecca of boxing, Madison Square Garden, and was aired by ESPN.
Lomachenko defeated Linares with a body shot in the 10th round, despite being knocked down in sixth. With this win Lomachenko became the fastest man to claim three world championships in different weight classes.
After the fight, Lomachenko talked to the media. This is what he had to say about his victory over Linares.
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