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Lomachenko is ready to change weight category

Ломаченко готов сменить весовую категориюWBA lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KO’s) in a few years ready to rise to the new weight class.

Lomachenko in may, he knocked out Jorge Linares (44-4, 27 KO’s) in record time became the world champion in a third weight class.

Now Ukrainian is configured to repeat the achievement of Alexander Usik (15-0, 11 KO’s) and gather in his hands all the titles at lightweight. To do this, Lomachenko needs to pass two rivals – WBO Jose Pedraza (25-1, 12 KO’s) and Mikey Garcia (39-0, 30 KOS) owns the WBC and IBF.

In case of successful solution of this task Lomachenko has no plans to stay at lightweight and ready to take another step forward and go first in Welterweight, where until recently was dominated by Terence Crawford (33-0, 24 KO’s).

“At the moment are in a light weight, but after a couple of years will be transferred to the first middle heavy. It depends on how I feel and my size,” said Lomachenko in interview to the British newspaper “The Independent”.

Currently in the Welterweight titles owned by the Keith Thurman (28-0-1, 22 KOs), Manny Pacquiao (60-7-2, 39 KO’s), Sean porter (29-2-1, 17 KOs), Errol Spence (24-0, 21 KO’s) and Terence Crawford.

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