VASYL LOMACHENKO returns to the ring in a match against Ghanaian lightweight Richard Commey.
Loma last fought in the summer, dominating and stopping Masayoshi Yakatani in just nine rounds, eight months after losing to Teofimo Lopez.
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Lopez beat Lomchenko on points in October 2020 to win the WBA, WBO, IBF and Ring Magazine titles, but now the Ukrainian is on the decline as he begins to regain his belt.
And his next stop is Commey, who was defeated by Lopez in the second round of their clash in December 2019.
When is Vasyl Lomachenko vs Richard Commey?
- Vasyl Lomachenko’s comeback match against Richard Commey will take place on Saturday, December 11.
- The match will be held at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
- There will be a sell-out audience of up to 17,000 people inside the arena for the match.
What channel is it and can it be streamed?
The Lomachenko vs Commey match will be shown live on Sky Sports Arena in the UK.
You can stream the action live from the NOW TV or Sky Go apps, both available to download to your mobile device or tablet.
Lomachenko vs Commey FULL CARD
- Vasiliy Lomachenko vs Richard Commey (12 rounds – lightweight)
- Jared Anderson vs. Oleksandr Teslenko (8 rounds – heavyweight)
- Xander Zayas vs. TBA (6 or 8 rounds – super heavyweight)
- Nico Ali Walsh vs. TBA (4 rounds – middleweight)
What did they say?
Lomachenko “It’s always been special when I fight at Madison Square Garden, where so many of the big moments in my career have taken place,” he said.
“Richard Commey is a former world champion, an opponent that I will not underestimate. I expect the best version of Commey, and I will be prepared for whatever he brings on the 11th. December.”
“It is fitting that the great Lomachenko report the highly anticipated return of boxing to Madison Square Garden,” said the Top Rank president. Bob Arum.
“However, Richard Commey can never be counted on, for he is a tough fighter who has enormous strength in both hands.”
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