The world champion under version IBF Teofilo Lopez wants fight with Vasyl Lomachenko took place in new York (USA). American not opposed to the match, which is scheduled for April, received the legendary arena “Madison Square garden”.
Lopez spent four fights at “Madison Square garden” and all finished early victories.
Lomachenko spent in this arena to fight less, but also won their meeting ahead of schedule.
In 2016 Vasily knocked out Roman Martinez in 2017 – underclass Guillermo Rigondeaux. In may 2018 Lomachenko knocked out Jorge Linares.
We are discussing the venue of the fight. I hope that everything will be solved and we will have this fight this year. A new decade will begin shock.
The garden is my home. But I think fans will enjoy the fight regardless of the venue,
– Lopez quoted by Boxing Scene.
Also the fight could take place in Saudi Arabia. This was previously said Lomachenko promoter Bob Arum.
In the last match Teofilo technical knockout win Richard Commies in battle for the title of world champion under version IBF.
Lomachenko’s last fight was held in August. Vasily decision defeated Luke Campbell and added to his collection of titles of the WBC.