WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (8-1, 6 KOs) will defend his title aganist Colombian challenger Miguel Marriaga ( 25-2, 21 KOs) on August 5 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.
The Ukrainan boxer had hoped to avenge his only pro defeat in a rematch with three-time featherweight world champion Orlando Salido, but the Mexican turned down the fight.
“Of course, I wanted to fight Salido but that’s not happening,” said Lomachenko. “Now I must deal with Marriaga,…
Source: Vasyl Lomachenko to meet Miguel Marriaga in world title defence on August 5