WBA lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KO’s) and WBO title holder Jose Pedraza (25-1, 12 KOs) passed the weigh-in before Saturday’s fight.
Both fighters with a reserve kept within the frame of light weight (up to 61,235 kg). Lomachenko the day before a unification bout weighs 60,96 kg, Pedraza is 100 grams lighter than (60,87 kg).
Video weighing ceremony Vasyl Lomachenko and Jose Pedraza:
Lomachenko Pedraza and world Champions in the lightweight division recently. Ukrainian in may in new York knocked out Jorge Linares (45-4, 28 KO’s) and took the boxer from Venezuela, the WBA belt. Pedraza at the end of August by unanimous decision beat the WBO champion ray Beltran (35-8-1, 21 KO’s).
Lomachenko in case of victory over Pedrosoi to write a new Chapter in his career. Basil has already won three weight classes, but have never combined the belt.
Fight Vasyl Lomachenko-Jose Pedraza will be held on December 9 in new York city on the small arena “Madison Square garden”. In Ukraine, the fight will show the TV channel “inter”. The broadcast starts at 5:00 Kyiv time.