Lomachenko defeated Campbell and became world champion in three versions
In London, the evening of professional boxing ended, the main event of which was the lightweight title meeting between Vasily Lomachenko and Luke Campbell.
The battle began with intelligence, the Ukrainian gave the initiative to Campbell. But already from the third round, Vasily completely took control of the initiative and wrote himself asset after round. In the fifth and seventh round, Lomachenko almost finished the match ahead of schedule. In the eighth three-minute period, Vasily turned the fight into a one-sided beating, but Luke continued to stand and periodically tried to engage in exchanges.
In the future, Lomachenko continued to monitor the progress of the match. In the 11th round, he knocked out his opponent. In the last minute of the final round, Vasily was close to early success, but still Campbell resisted.
Following the results of 12 rounds, all the judges gave the victory to Lomachenko – 119: 108, 118: 109, 118: 109. Thus, the Ukrainian not only retained the titles according to the WBA Super and WBO versions, but also won the belt according to the WBC version.