31 Oct

Lomachenko commented on his victory over Ortiz

Former world champion in three weight categories Vasyl Lomachenko (17-2) commented on his victory over American Jemaine Ortiz (16-1-1) in the fight that took place on the morning of October 30.

According to Lomachenko, he is satisfied with his performance. "I'm happy. I'm excited to get back in the ring and make this a great show. Thanks to my fans for their support. You know what motivated me. Four belts. I am ready. I am ready for any option," the Ukrainian said after the fight.

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The fight between Lomachenko and Ortiz lasted all 12 rounds. According to the results of the fight, all three judges gave victory to Lomachenko - 115:113, 116:112 and 117:111.

For the Ukrainian, this victory was the 17th in the professional ring, for the American, the loss was the first defeat in the professional arena. Lomachenko will most likely fight his next fight against the absolute lightweight world champion Devin Haney, who was present at the Lomachenko-Ortiz fight.