The absolute lightweight champion (up to 61.2 kg), American Teofimo Lopez (16-0-0, 12 KO), by his own admission, looks critically at the organization of the fight with the undefeated compatriot Jervonta Davis (24-0-0, 23 KO).
“Damn right, Davis’s people keep him away from me. And not only him. I will probably perform at Madison Square Garden. We are talking about March and April right now. Anyway, I want to go home to New York. . And if so, it will be Madison, “Lopez said.
Egis Klimas, manager of the Ukrainian ex-champion and former rival of the American Vasily Lomachenko (14-2-0, 10 KO), also announced that he is going to return to the ring in mid-spring.