Utterly Class Lomachenko Floors Crolla With Fourth Round Crushing KO

Utterly Class Lomachenko Floors Crolla With Fourth Round Crushing KO

Utterly Class Lomachenko Floors Crolla With Fourth Round Crushing KO

Crolla, meanwhile, had said in advance of the fight that he was prepared to "shock the world" when he was plugged into the bout as an injury replacement for IBF champion Richard Commey, but in truth it was a poor performance from the the Englishman.

A minute into the next round it was all over, Crolla going down just a minute in after a hard right hook from Lomachenko.

Lomachenko defended his WBA and WBO 135-pound belts with a violent fourth-round stoppage of Britain's Crolla on Friday night, demonstrating his pound-for-pound excellence with another virtuosic display. Referee Jack Reiss jumped in at 58 seconds to wave off the fight without a count in the main event of a Top Rank card from Staples Center in Los Angeles.

And he is targeting "historic" fights, with WBC lightweight title holder Garcia in his sights. The Ukrainian was far too much for Crolla to handle as "Hi-Tech" did whatever he wanted before putting him away in spectacular fashion in the fourth. Losing to Lomachenko is never a disgrace.

'I feel at home here, ' Lomachenko said.

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His profile has grown after headlining at Madison Square Garden and other LA venues before stepping up to Staples. 'I feel like I'm in Ukraine here'.

The knockout came just one round after Lomachenko scored the first knockdown of the fight when he landed a barrage of rights and lefts while the challenger was pinned and defenceless on the ropes.

"I think it's a very big mistake [from] Crolla corner, because they saw what happened in the third round", said Lomachenko. The fight was Ramirez's debut at light heavyweight. Ramírez appears determined to make a career at 175 pounds instead of returning to 168, where he has dominated most of his competition for a few years.

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