Ukrainian boxer Lomachenko received an award from the American television channel ESPN for the best knockout of 2016

On June 11 of last year Vasily knocked out the Puerto Rican Roman Martinez in the fifth round.

Today
the Ukrainian “ataman” Vasyl Lomachenko, the world champion under version WBO in
the second Featherweight, visited the office of well-known TV ЕSPN (USA) and
received the award as the author of the best knockout of 2016, according to “Dialogue
UA”.

The athlete
announced the award on his page on Instagram, laying out
appropriate pictures.

In June
last year in the championship battle Lomachenko held a winning combo in battle
against Roman Martinez, and accurate right hook sent opponent in the knockout. This
the way the fight ended prematurely in the fifth round.

Victory
allowed the Ukrainian boxer to become world champion in two weight categories in
the shortest possible time and thereby to make a record of popboks.

By the way,
earlier, Lomachenko has expressed willingness to help McGregor to prepare for the encounter with
Mayweather.