Vasyl Lomachenko could complete a banner night for Ukrainian boxing Saturday by defending his WBO junior lightweight title against Jason Sosa, even if his own reputation stands little to gain. Lomachenko (7-1) and Sosa (20-1-4) headline the maiden fight night at the MGM National Harbor in Washington's Maryland suburbs, an HBO card also featuring two of Lomachenko's 2012 Olympic teammates. Aleksandr Usyk (11-0) will defend his WBO cruiserweight belt against Michael Hunter (12-0), and light heavyweight Oleksandr Gvozdyk (12-0) faces Yuniezski Gonzalez (18-2-0) in a non-title bout. > read whole article

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