The fight between American absolute lightweight champion Devin Haney and Ukrainian Vasyl Lomachenko has been officially announced by Top Rank promotion company.
Loma, with a record of 17-2 and 11 KO, will be returning to the ring on May 20 to face off against the undisputed lightweight champion Devin Haney, who boasts a record of 29-0 and 15 KO. The event is scheduled to take place at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, as tweeted by Top Rank promotion company.
The stakes will be high as Haney puts his four titles from the WBA, WBC, IBF, and WBO versions on the line, which he earned after defeating Australian George Kambosos. Lomachenko, on the other hand, secured his spot in the final match by defeating Jemaine Ortiz via unanimous decision of the judges.
Top Rank promotion company has released a poster and video announcement for the upcoming fight, which features a chess theme. The boxers are depicted as chess pieces in the video, defeating other opponents before finally converging in the center of the board.