American boxer Teofilo Lopez is confident that by the end of this year will be world champion, though, and doesn’t know which of the titles will withdraw its promoters. Teofilo inclined to WBC, so as to attract the attention of Ukrainian Vasyl Lomachenko, who owns the WBA and WBO titles.
Lopez stated that it would be ready to fight with Vasyl Lomachenko.
I know that this year I will fight for the world title, said Teofilo in an interview with ESPN Deportes. – I don’t know what are the plans of Top Rank and ESPN, as it is unknown whether this will be in July or December, but we are ready. If it is Lomachenko – I’m ready. But he needs to hurry, because it’s my last year in the lightweight division,
– said the American.
“At the same time, I heard that Mikey Garcia will not return at 61.2 kg, so I’m going to contest the vacant WBC title, and if all goes well, we can unify with Lomachenko. It would be a great fight,” – says Lopez.
Earlier, the father and coach Teofino Lopez – Teofilo Lopez Sr. said that his son is set to meet with Vasyl Lomachenko and take away belt Ukrainian.
On Saturday, February 2, lópez managed to win another victory. 21-year-old brutal knockout Diego Magdaleno.
Who Teofino Lopez?21-year-old American athlete that Boxing lightweight title (to 61.2 kg). In professional Boxing, Lopez has played 12 matches and won all of them (10 by knockout). His height is 173 cm and arm span of 174. At the Amateur level Teofilo spent 170 fights, won 150 victories, 20 defeats.
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