Oct 17 2020
Saturday

The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada, United States

12 rounds contest
@ Lightweight
14-1-0
UD 12

Score cards

  • 112-116
  • 109-119
  • 111-117
UD 12
15-0-0

Belts on The Line

WBA Super World Lightweight Championship
IBF World Lightweight Championship
WBO World Lightweight Championship
The Ring Lightweight Championship

The tape

33
Age
23
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
65.4" / 166 cm
Reach
68.5" / 174 cm
Southpaw (L)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

UDKOUDTKOTKO
Form
TKOUDKOKOKO
14
Wins
15
10
By KO
12
71
KO%
80
1
Loses
0
0
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2016

Tape rankings @ Lightweight

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The Ring
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WBA
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WBC
-
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WBO
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IBF
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Vasyl Lomachenko vs Teofimo Lopez report

Who won Lomachenko vs Lopez?

Teofimo Lopez beat Vasyl Lomachenko by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 17th October 2020 at The Bubble, MGM Grand in Nevada.

The scorecards were announced as 112-116, 109-119, 111-117 in favor of winner Teofimo Lopez.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

This contest was for the unified lightweight championship of the world, with the WBA, IBF & WBO belts on the line.

Also, on the undercard Alex Saucedo was defeated by Arnold Barboza Jr and Edgar Berlanga beat Lanell Bellows.

Lomachenko vs Lopez stats

Vasyl Lomachenko stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Teofimo Lopez made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins and 0 draws, with 12 of those by knock out.

The stats suggested Lopez had a slight advantage in power over Lomachenko, with a 80% knock out percentage over Lomachenko's 71%.

Vasyl Lomachenko was the older man by 10 years, at 33 years old.

Lopez had a height advantage of 2 inches over Lomachenko. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Vasyl Lomachenko fought out of the southpaw stance, while Teofimo Lopez was an orthodox fighter.

Lomachenko was the more experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 years earlier than Lopez, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 71 more professional rounds, 143 to Lopez's 72.

Lomachenko vs Lopez form

Lomachenko had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Luke Campbell on 31st August 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Lightweight, WBC World Lightweight, WBO World Lightweight and The Ring Lightweight championship fight at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had beat Anthony Crolla on 12th April 2019 by knockout in the 4th round in their WBA Super World Lightweight, WBO World Lightweight and The Ring Lightweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA, United States.

Going into that contest, he had won against Jose Pedraza on 8th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Lightweight, WBO World Lightweight and The Ring Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Before that, he had beat Jorge Linares on 12th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA World Lightweight and The Ring Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

He had defeated Guillermo Rigondeaux on 9th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Lopez remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Richard Commey on 14th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their IBF World Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Masayoshi Nakatani on 19th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Lightweight eliminator fight at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Edis Tatli on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 5th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Before that, he had beat Diego Magdaleno on 2nd February 2019 by knockout in the 7th round at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas.

Hehad won against Mason Menard on 8th December 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Teofimo Lopez had been fighting more than Vasyl Lomachenko.

Going to this contest, Vasyl Lomachenko had last fought 1 year, 8 months and 10 days ago, while Teofimo Lopez's last outing had been 1 year, 4 months and 27 days ago.

Lomachenko's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.

Lopez's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.4 rounds on average.

What time did Lomachenko vs Lopez start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.

Who broadcast Lomachenko vs Lopez?

Lomachenko vs Lopez was broadcast on ESPN in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by Fite.tv PPV UK.

What were the odds on Lomachenko vs Lopez?

Vasyl Lomachenko was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Teofimo Lopez made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.

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