Vasyl Lomachenko Destroys Anthony Crolla With Brutal Knockout

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Lomachenko (13-1, 10 KOs) continued his historic march, which includes titles in three weight divisions, by flooring Crolla face first in Round 4 with a flawless right hook to the side of the head to cap off yet another one-sided performance.

"I think they [should have] throw the towel in, but it is, what it is".

Lomachenko brutalized his opponent throughout their fight.

While he waits for the promotional stars to align for a big-money showdown with Mikey Garcia, Lomachenko had hoped to take on Richard Commey in a three-belt unification fight in this matchup.

The Ukrainian pound-for-pound champion scored the first knockdown of the night in the third round in front of a 10,000-strong crowd at Staples Center.

The knockout punch was so loud it could be heard by those sitting outside the ring.

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Béchir a tenté de réprimer la contestation par la force avant d'instaurer le 22 février l'état d'urgence à l'échelle nationale. Peu à peu, le mouvement a tourné à la contestation politique contre le président Béchir, au pouvoir depuis 1989.

Tonight will be an exciting bout, with Lomachenko checking in with only one loss coming from the hands of Orlando Salido, we'll see if Crolla is capable of joining the elite and regaining his WBA title and adding the WBO title as well.

Lomachenko simply out-classed Crolla in the first few rounds, before turning up the heat in the third, where he actually almost finished the fight.

Lomachenko then showed why it was a bad idea for Crolla (34-7-3), whose toughness wasn't enough.

Promoter Eddie Hearn said afterwards that Lomachenko's skill was too much for Crolla. I'm like: 'Don't worry about the team, you just fought the pound for pound number one'. The fight was promoted by Top Rank Boxing and aired live on the Worldwide Leader in Sports' digital streaming service, ESPN+. Crolla lost the title to Jorge Linares back in 2016 and lost the rematch as well.

Just being in the ring is a win for Crolla.

Lomachenko, 31, defended his WBO and WBA lightweight titles, against heavy underdog Crolla, 32.