Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Devin Haney.

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  1. VG_Addict

    VG_Addict Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jun 13, 2012
    Does Loma still have enough to beat Haney?
  2. Shrollleftupper

    Shrollleftupper Active Member Full Member

    Mar 21, 2016
    Not even prime Lomachenko did
  3. Chuck Norris

    Chuck Norris Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 31, 2016
    Loma wins. 60/40 type fight.
  4. dinovelvet

    dinovelvet Antifanboi Full Member

    Jul 21, 2012
    Size wouldn't help Heney here. Loma's movement would befuddle him.
  5. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

    Sep 15, 2009
    But but but Lopez was too big doe
  6. Xplosive

    Xplosive Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jun 23, 2008
    Unlike with Fimo, Loma has no reason to fear the firepower in this matchup.

    Haney isn't as good as Lopez, and isn't ready for Loma.
  7. DonnyMo

    DonnyMo Boxing Addict Full Member

    Feb 21, 2011
    This right here.

    Haney doesn't have at all the same power. He's got size length and legs, but he doesn't have the power.

    Haney hasn't fought anything resembling a live body.
  8. Boxed Ears

    Boxed Ears Ducking Regional Manager Full Member

    Jul 28, 2009
    I pick Hey-knee eight days a week and I don't look back. And I don't think watching these guys fight is going to change my mind, as I haven't made the time yet.
  9. Boxing Prospect

    Boxing Prospect Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    May 10, 2012
    Lomachenko, wide and clear. Haney hasn't got the power needed to get Lomachenko to respect him, or the work rate to out work him. He seems to lack that 4th and 5th gear needed at the top level imo
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  10. elmaldito

    elmaldito Educating racists n da ring & streets since 98 Full Member

    Jun 11, 2009
  11. Jackman65

    Jackman65 No longer booted! Full Member

    Aug 31, 2019
    Haney is still learning how to fight at this level. He doesn’t have Teo’s power or ring IQ at this stage. Give him some time to develop and I think he will be very good. At this stage, Loma beats him convincingly because he doesn’t need to respect his power, even though Haney would have a major size advantage on fight day. Once he learns how to use that size effectively, he could be a top LW.

    Haney has the tools to be very good. Let’s see him fight a couple good LWs before making long term predictions. Gamboa was a fun gatekeeper but the guy Haney and Tank beat wasn’t the same one Crawford beat a long time ago. Gamboa isn’t even a legit top ten LW at this stage. He’s a decent opponent and a shell of his former self.
  12. Chitown

    Chitown New Member Full Member

    Sep 14, 2013
    Loma schools him. Shakur is the only LW besides Teo that can trouble Loma and that includes Tank.

    Might be a return of Nomaschenko in the middle rounds for Haney
  13. The Akbar One

    The Akbar One Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Dec 1, 2007
    Depends on the fight he fights. Haney is fast enough to counter him, and stick and move with him, but looks to hug instead of fight inside, similar to Lopez. Loma could win by coming forward with pressure, and beating him up in the clinch.
  14. mirkofilipovic

    mirkofilipovic ESB Technical Support Full Member

    Jan 7, 2014
    Loma wins with a good shoulder.

    Also Kovalev and GGG were robbed.

    Alright I’m done here:smilie-devil:
  15. RJJFan

    RJJFan Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Sep 5, 2010
    Yeah, as with all the posts above, the thing that kept Loma cautious was Teo's power. Haney has speed but wouldn't keep Loma off him.