Overview of the fight Lomachenko and Linares in new York.
Ukrainian boxer Vasily Lomachenko in his 12 fight in professional Boxing, defeated Venezuelan Jorge Linares and won the title of world champion under version WBA in a light weight (61,235 kg), reports Rus.Media.
30-year-old Ukrainian from Belgorod-Dniester won in new York (USA) Madison Square Garden fight by body shot in round 10.
The battle was not easy for the athlete, which is itself in the sixth round went down after a direct blow to the jaw from Linares.
According to the notes of the judges of the battle Lomachenko – Linares until the time it stops was a draw: one referee gave the victory Lomachenko, the second – Linares, and the third considered the result a draw – 85:85.
Vasyl Lomachenko, the Olympic champion in 2008 and 2012. In July 2013, he signed a contract with American promotional company Top Rank Promotions, which extended in early may 2015 for five years.
In June 2014, Vasily won the title of world champion under version WBO in the Featherweight (up to 57,153 kg) in his third fight in professional Boxing, beating American Gary Russell Jr.
In June 2015 Lomachenko spectacular knockout win Puerto Rican Roman Martinez, winning the WBO title in the next weight category (58,967 kg).