The absolute world champion on the average weight of Claressa shields (9-0, 2 KO’s) has a real chance to break the record Vasyl Lomachenko (13-1, 10 KO’s).
The American has won a belt of the champion in the middle and Middleweight divisions, and now had a fight for the vacant WBO title in the first average weight. The shield will fight for the belt with the Croat Ivana Habazin (20-3, 7 KO’s) on August 17 in his hometown of American women of flint, Michigan.
Thus, shields has the opportunity to become world champion in three divisions already in his tenth fight, while Vasyl Lomachenko took 12 fights. And later the record of the Ukrainian repeated the Japanese Kosei Tanaka.
Interestingly, shields and Lomachenko has lost only one fight during his Amateur career, winning two Olympic gold and the Val Barker trophy.
Previously, shields has stated that aims to record the Ukrainian and challenged Gennady Golovkin.
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