The head of Top Rank Bob Arum said that the fight for the title of absolute world champion in the lightweight title between Vasyl Lomachenko and Teofilo Lopez could take place in September. But the fight likely to take place without spectators.
“We intend to organize the fight Lomachenko and Lopez as soon as possible. Teofilo calls me and says he is ready for the games. But we do not seek to conduct an interim fight. We immediately want to organize a meeting Lomachenko against Lopez. Going to do this in the United States. It is likely that the fight will take place without spectators.
Fighters can work on selling the PPV. If Lomachenko and his team will arrive in the US, I hope we can organize this fight in September,” said Arum.
Earlier it was reported that fees Lomachenko could be reduced four times.
Recall that Teofilo Lopez said that his bout with Vasyl Lomachenko will not take place.