IBF champion in the light weight Teofilo Lopez shared information concerning the fight with Vasyl Lomachenko. American does not exclude that may hold the bouts before the main fight with the Ukrainian.
About his plans for American said in an interview with ESPN.
According to Teofilo than faster the fight with Lomachenko, the better. The Ukrainian has not fought in almost a year, American – six months.
Lopez did not rule out that the boxers may have an interim fights before they fight, but now the American can’t predict such plans.
My weight is increasing, but we could spend another two fights in the lightweight division. If we have a fight with Lomachenko, that’s all we need
We will add that team Lomachenko said that they are ready to hold the match without spectators. The fight promoter Bob Arum earlier said that the fight between Lomachenko and Lopez should only happen with the audience because of the high fees of boxers.
The battle Lomachenko – Lopez: the main
- The fight between the boxers was to be held on may 30 in the arena Madison square garden in new York in the United States.
- Both fighters advocate that the fight took place with the audience in the stands.
- Negotiations are underway with the American football NFL team “the Las Vegas of the Raiders”. It is on the stage of this club may be a match.
- Probably at stake the match will be the title of absolute world champion in the lightweight division. To that Lomachenko won the title of WBA, WBA, WBO. The IBF title is still Lopez.
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