Haney: Kambosos In Denial, Beating Is Going To Be Worse In Rematch – Ship On Loma!

Haney: Kambosos In Denial, Beating Is Going To Be Worse In Rematch – Ship On Loma!

Undisputed lightweight champion Devin Haney is contractually obligated to offer George Kambosos Jr. a rematch even after dominating the Greek-Australian in his homeland in a unanimous resolution in June.

Even if it’s a rematch nobody is banging the table for, Haney is promising each different pounding when they meet yet again inside the land down beneath on Oct, 16 at the Rod Laver House in Melbourne.

“He’s in denial about his defeat. He’s got people spherical him that received’t say he got completely outclassed, [and that I] was once as soon as the simpler man and beat [him] from pillar to put up,” Haney knowledgeable AKHi TV. “I don’t care if he acknowledges it. I walked out with the belt in his area country. If we do it yet again, it’s going to be worse.”

Haney outlanded Kambosos 147 to 100 and ran away with ratings of 116-112, 116-112, and 118-110.

Now that Haney (28-0, 15 KOs) has co-promotional ties to Top Rank, a additional mouth-watering matchup would be the Las Vegas star taking on two-time Ukrainian Olympics gold medalist and former three-division champion Vasiliy Lomachenko.

“There’s no connection that I know of, then again as I say, I want to combat whoever. It doesn’t subject. I’ll combat [Lomachenko] in October,” discussed Haney. “I got now not the rest then again acknowledge for Loma, his country, and what he did for his country, his family. If we meet inside the ring, we meet inside the ring. If we don’t, we don’t. I want to combat the most efficient fighters. The ones guys will have to be calling for me now on account of I’m the man with all of the {{hardware}}.

“I’m nevertheless the hunter, which I do not have any problem with. I’ve been doing that my entire occupation now. I’ve been having a look, and I do not have any problem continuing to hunt, knowing that I have the whole lot.”

Top Rank boss Bob Arum has discussed that if Haney beats Kambosos once yet again and Lomachenko passes a tune-up take a look at later this twelve months, the plan may well be to level a combat between the two stars.

Manouk Akopyan is a sports activities actions journalist, writer and broadcast reporter. He’s moreover a member of the Boxing Writers Association of The us and MMA Journalists Association. He may also be reached on Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube at @ManoukAkopyan, by means of electronic message at manouk[dot]akopyan[at]gmail.com or on www.ManoukAkopyan.com.

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