Promising American boxer Teofilo Lopez (13-0, 11 KO) was unexpectedly knocked down. Teofilo has been knocked down during sparring with Janelson Figueroa.
During one of the rounds Lopez, throwing a left punch, got the right side forward.
After a missed shot Teofilo immediately fell, though he was in protective Boxing helmet.
Teofilo Lopez is known for making a lot of sharp statements in the address of the Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko. Lomachenko is responding with restraint and is willing to fight Teofilo if he would have the championship belt.
Teofilo July 19, will fight against the Japanese Masayoshi Nakatani. In case of victory, 20-year-old boxer will have the right to fight with world champion under version IBF lightweight champion Richard Comm.
Who Teofino Lopez?21-year-old American athlete that Boxing lightweight title (to 61.2 kg). On a professional ring Lopez had 13 fights and won all of them (11 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.