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Teofimo Lopez’s final 5 fights, opponents, boxing report, consequence

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A brand new star of boxing was born in October 2020 when Teofimo Lopez defeated Ukrainian celebrity Vasiliy Lomachenko. Boxing purists knew who Lopez was, however informal followers have been launched to a thrilling new face within the sport. 

Lopez started boxing at age 6, has elite method, loads of pace and energy and 12 knockouts in his 16 skilled fights. Now, at 24, he has all the appropriate qualities for turning into a celebrity in boxing if he continues to win.

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The newly topped undisputed light-weight champion is combating George Kambosos Jr. on Saturday at Madison Sq. Backyard in New York. There’s unhealthy blood between these fighters, who’re each undefeated. 

SN seems to be at Lopez’s final 5 fights earlier than one of many greatest fights of his profession.

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Teofimo Lopez vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko (16-0)

One of many greatest upsets in fight sports activities in 2020 was Lopez’s unanimous win towards Lomachenko for the light-weight championship.

Lopez was paying $4.30, whereas the favourite Lomachenko was paying $1.20 to win at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

The underdog began robust and Lomachenko couldn’t determine him out like he often does towards his different opponents. 

Lopez took away Lomachenko’s elite footwork and use of distinctive angles by pressuring the Olympic champion.

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The challenger dug deep and overpowered top-of-the-line boxers the world has ever seen. 

The bell rang and it was clear that Lopez was the brand new undisputed light-weight champion of the world.

Teofimo Lopez vs. Richard Commey (15-0)

Lopez fought IBF world titleholder Commey at Madison Sq. Backyard in December 2019.

The undefeated Lopez destroyed the champion Commey with a robust proper hand that ended the struggle within the second spherical by way of TKO.

Lopez was rewarded with the IBF title and referred to as out his future opponent within the ring. 

This was his fourth struggle in 2019. He concluded the 12 months with a world title and a shot on the former champ Lomachenko.

Teofimo Lopez vs. Masayoshi Nakatani (14-0)

Lopez, 22 on the time, fought Nakatani in July 2019.

The American showcased his simple boxing expertise, dominating the struggle and profitable by unanimous determination at MGM Nationwide Harbor in Maryland.

This was his third win in 2019. Lopez was on an absolute tear towards high-quality opponents.

Teofimo Lopez vs. Edis Tatli (13-0)

Lopez added one other knockout win to his report when he completed Tatli within the fifth spherical at MSG.

The rising star dropped Tatli with a brutal physique shot; the Finnish boxer couldn’t get again to his toes. 

Teofimo Lopez vs. Diego Magdaleno (12-0)

Lopez began his 2019 marketing campaign with a bang, knocking out fellow American Magdaleno in Spherical 7. 

It was a stellar efficiency, Lopez used all kinds of strikes together with slick uppercuts and a nasty left hook to complete his opponent.

Teofimo Lopez final 5 fights abstract

Opponent Consequence Date Location
Vasiliy Lomachenko Gained by determination Oct. 17, 2020 MGM Grand, Las Vegas
Richard Commey Gained by TKO Dec. 14, 2019 Madison Sq. Backyard, New York
Masayoshi Nakatani Gained by determination July 19, 2019 MGM Nationwide Harbor, Maryland
Edis Tatli Gained by KO April 20, 2019 Madison Sq. Backyard, New York
Diego Magdaleno Gained by KO Feb. 2, 2019 The Ford Heart on the Star, Frisco, Texas



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