American boxer Teofimo Lopez defeated Ukrainian athlete Vasily Lomachenko in a 12-round bout in Las Vegas.
The two-time winner of the Olympic Games failed to become the absolute world champion in boxing among professionals in the category up to 61.23 kg. Lopez managed to defend the belt of the World Boxing Associations WBA, WBO, WBC, which belonged to the Ukrainian.
The fight was supposed to take place in the spring, but due to the coronavirus pandemic it was postponed. According to preliminary data, Lomachenko received $ 3.25 million for the fight, and Lopez – $ 1.5 million.