A 9th round stoppage was sealed by Vasiliy Lomachenko over Masayoshi Nakatani of Japan in Vegas. Vasiliy Lomachenko also managed to claim a rematch with Toefimo Lopez after losing his lightweight world titles in October.
Vasiliy Lomachenko Managed To Get A Big Breakthrough!
Masayoshi Nakatani was stopped ruthlessly by Vasiliy Lomachenko in the 9th round. He then managed to floor his opponent again, thereby forcing the stoppage. He completed his impressive return following his loss to Lopez where he also lost his lightweight world titles in October. Vasiliy Lomachenko then fought the man of Brooklyn for the second time. He is currently defending his WBO, IBF, and WBA belts during the rescheduled fight against George Kambosas, IBF challenger.
Lomachenko also added that most of the fans are excited about a rematch wh Lopez. He said that after seeing how the fight went down, and he emerged victoriously, everyone across the globe should be excited about another rematch. However, Vasiliy already has a fight scheduled with Kamobosos. He anticipates that the fight is going to take place in February, January, or December maybe.
The first round turned out to be quite concerning for Lomachenko with heads clashing nastily and both fighters approaching the fight aggressively. Lomachenko survived a nasty shot while coming out with a small cut just above Lomachenko’s forehead However, the fighter who has managed to become the world champion for the third time, shouldn’t be much worried about his wound.
During the 2nd round, Nakatani was forced back by Vasiliy Lomachenko with his left hand. In the 3rd, Lamachenko also glided into the range of Masayoshi and delivered another left hand. Nakatani ended up stalling him and his blurring speed and stamina with delivering body shots in the 4th.