Vasiliy Lomachenko Biography
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A former world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko is a Ukrainian professional boxer. Read the full article to know his net worth, wife, salary, and height.

Lomachenko showed his strength and class as a boxer by winning in the three weight classes. He took the WBO featherweight title in 2014 and the WBO junior lightweight title in 2016. He also won the unified WBA (Super), WBC, WBO, and Ring magazine lightweight titles between 2018 and 2020.

The Ukrainian boxer was quite popular even at the amateur level. He grabbed 396 victories and just one loss in his amateur career that showed his skills and strength.

After that, he was declared the most successful amateur boxer in the world. Lomachenko started playing professional boxing in 2013. He tied the record with Saensak Muangsurin to become the quickest to win a world title in fewer fights and became the WBO featherweight champion in only his third fight.

“The Matrix” has received several awards to date including the Boxer of the Year in 2016 and 2017 by HBO Sports and Fighter of the Year in 2017 by The Ring. Currently, he has been placed at the number ninth spot in pound by pound ranking by The Ring and the Boxing Writers Association of America.

Vasiliy Lomachenko is best known for his skills, excellent hand speed, perfect timing, strong defensive, and unprecedented footwork. He loves the boxing skills of great players Mohammad Ali and Mike Tyson.

Vasiliy Lomachenko’s details

Full NameVasiliy Anatoliyovych Lomachenko
NicknameThe Matrix,

Hi-Tech,

Loma

Born17 February 1988
Debut2013
Height170 cm
Weight61 kg
Age33
BirthplaceBilhorod-Dnistrovskyi,

Ukrainian SSR,

Soviet Union

ReligionChristianity
NationalityUkrainian
Net Worth$10 million
Marital StatusMarried
Father nameAnatoly Lomachenko
Mother nameTetiana Lomachenko
Salary$3.25 million
Twitter Handle@VasylLomachenko
Instagram Handle@lomachenkovasiliy

Age

Lomachenko is a 33-year-old experienced athlete and is still a competent boxer. With time he has become much more able and confident in the ring.

Vasiliy Lomachenko Boxer
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Vasiliy Lomachenko’s Net worth and Salary

The Ukrainian boxer has an estimated net worth of $10 million and a salary is about $3.25 million. He earns a fair share of money through various endorsement deals. Currently, he is the brand ambassador of Venum, which is a boxing equipment producing company.

Height

Vasiliy Lomachenko had a reasonable height of 170 cm. However, his average height did not stop him from becoming a world champion.

Nickname

The ace boxer has been given several cute nicknames from his admirers and fellow boxers. He is often called by these names The Matrix, Hi-Tech, and Loma.

Recent News about Vasiliy Lomachenko

Vasiliy Lomachenko is shocked to see recent results of boxing between George Kambosos Jnr and Teofimo Lopez. Kambosos has grabbed a great win over Lopez and has become the new number one in the lightweight division.

It seems that the Ukrainian star boxer has not gotten over his last October’s WBA, IBF, and WBO titles loss to Lopez yet. He was hoping for a rematch but now the chances of a match between them have faded as the Brooklyn boxer has surprisingly lost to Kambosos Jr.

 Lomachenko will be seen playing against Richard Commey on December 11. After that, he might go for a match with Kambosos Jr as he wants to become the undisputed champion.

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