The next opponent of the Ukrainian world champion in the second lightweight champion of the WBO Vasyl Lomachenko could be the winner of the WBO in the super Bantamweight Guillermo Rigondeaux.
The battle Lomachenko-Rigondeaux for several years is on the agenda, but further rumors intriguing match earlier did not come. Now the representatives of both boxers exchanged comments and give hope to the organization megafit.
The desire to see Lomachenko spoke Rigondeaux – the Cuban champion is ready to fight in intermediate weight category up to 58 kg, which does not suit the team of Ukrainian. Manager Lomachenko Egis Klimas suggested that Rigondeaux to fight in the second Featherweight (up to 59 kg).
Rigondeaux, come to join us in the division, be our guest. While words Rigondeaux – guff. Come on, get up a second Featherweight and surprise me, go out in the ring against Lomachenko” – quoted Klimas portal “BoxingScene”.
The representative Rigondeaux Alex Bornite responded to the words Klimas – a team of Cuban ready to play by the rules Lomachenko, but believes that this offers no serious arguments.
“We accept your proposal to host the fight in the weight category up to 59 kg. the Best fighter is the best in any category, but Rigondeaux is the best fighter of the rating regardless of weight category. So, we responded to your bluff. Now the move is yours,” said Bornite.
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