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ESPN2 News: Lomachencko vs Kambosos Predictions

ESPN2 News #7 ranked pound-4-pound contender Vasyl Lomachencko heads to Australia to take on former title holder George Kambosos in his backyard. Lomachencko vs Kambosos ESPN Bet Boxing Odds have Loma as a -750 betting favorite with 65% of fight picks on the “chalk.”

Lomachencko, 17-3 (11) outboxed Devin Haney last May as a +220 dog only to get jobbed on the scorecards in a bogus decision loss. Kambosos, 21-2 (10) was last seen winning a hair-splitting decision over Maxi Hughes as a -350 favorite.

Will Lomachencko get a fair shake on the scorecards fighting in Kambosos adopted homeland? Are the bookies underrating the teak-tough Kambosos after a few subpar performances?

ESPN2 News experts give away their Lomachencko vs Kambosos predictions for this crossroads battle with the loser likely headed into the boxing abyss.

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Vasyl Lomachencko Bio

The Good

“Hi-Tech” is a ring magician with nifty footwork, angles and punches in bunches. Has the footwork of a dancer with grace, rhythm and quickness. Equipped with fluid movement and measured aggression, painting a portrait of dominance with every jab and feint.

Brilliant strategist that can outthink and outmaneuver opponents with calculated moves. One of the fastest fighters in boxing with quick  hands and pinpoint accuracy. Has developed some nastiness in the trenches with an array of dirty tactics and visceral body shots.

Deft head movement, anticipation and blocking skill make him slicker than an oil spill. Well-conditioned athlete with a high-workrate and strength in the later frames. Versatility is his middle name, effortlessly transitioning between styles, stances, and ranges, leaving adversaries guessing at every turn.

The Bad

Short with a smallish frame and reach. Slow out of the gate which can afford opponents early advantages before he hits his stride. At 36 years old has some wear and tear after an 11-year pro career and 400 amateur fights.

While durability isn’t a glaring weakness, he was floored by Teofimo Lopez and didn’t seem to trust his chin against the bomber.

His susceptibility to body shots, albeit a chink in his armor, has been exploited by astute opponents who seek to disrupt his rhythm and test his resolve.

George Kambosos Bio

The Good

Quick hands and nimble footwork, attributes he employs to unleash rapid barrages of punches. A true workhorse in the ring, he exhibits a robust motor, boasting ample energy reserves and a relentless output.

Versatile fighter that can either box or brawl with equal effectiveness. Employs an aggressive style that features pressure, solid bodypunching and haymakers.

Renowned for his grit and determination, he epitomizes the term “tough cookie,” consistently demonstrating unwavering resolve and a solid chin. Sharp puncher with a sneaky left hook and fast straight right.

The Bad

Gets tagged more frequently than one would like for an elite boxer. Short-armed for his height without an overpowering jab. Somewhat of a stationary target that can be outboxed at range.

Does everything well but doesn’t have any defining attributes. Relies more on brawn than brains and has little in the way of a plan B when plan A isn’t working.

Despite his tenure as a former champion, Kambosos’ exposure to top-tier opposition is limited.

Lomachencko vs Kambosos Predictions

Kambosos has shown some vulnerabilities, particularly against southpaws, and if a fringe contender like Hughes could give him a run for his money, imagine what Lomachenko, with his masterful footwork and impeccable timing, can bring to the table.

Kambosos, known for his warrior spirit, will undoubtedly bring the fight, but Lomachenko’s ring brilliance is poised to shine through, especially as the bout progresses into the latter rounds.

With both fighters boasting aggressive styles, a head-butt or two wouldn’t be out of the question, but unless we see a severe gash altering the course of the fight, this one is likely heading to the scorecards.

Now, don’t be surprised if one judge’s card swings in Kambosos’ favor, given the proximity of the bout but ultimately, Lomachenko’s superior skill set should secure him the victory.

Lomachencko vs Kambosos Fight Picks

Lomachencko via decision -145 (1 Boxing Betting Unit)

Lomachencko vs Kambosos ESPN Bet Odds

Lomachencko Moneyline -700

Kambosos Moneyline +450

Total Rounds: 10.5 Over -350/Under +250

Fight Goes The Distance: Yes +250 No -275

Lomachencko via KO/ TKO/ Tech. Dec/DQ: +250

Lomachencko via Decision : -165

Kambosos via KO/TKO/Tec. Dec/ DQ: +1100

Kambosos via Decision: +700

Draw: +2000

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Vasyl Lomachencko Tale-Of-The-Tape

  • From: Ukraine
  • Record: 17-3 11 KO’s
  • Amateur Record: 94-2
  • Rank: #1 (The Ring)
  • Ht: 5’6”
  • Fight Night Weight: 138 Lbs.
  • Reach: 65”
  • Age: 36
  • Best Weapon: Left Uppercut
  • Style: Counterpuncher

Power:3.5 out of 5.0 stars

Handspeed:5.0 out of 5.0 stars

Stamina:4.5 out of 5.0 stars

Defense:4.5 out of 5.0 stars

Resilience:4.0 out of 5.0 stars

Boxing Ability:4.5 out of 5.0 stars

In-Fighting:4.0 out of 5.0 stars

Quality of Opposition:5.0 out of 5.0 stars

“This is going to be a memorable fight. For him, it’s a war. For me, it’s a competition.” – Vasyl Lomachencko


George Kambosos Tale-Of-The-Tape

  • From: Australia via Greece
  • Record: 21-2 10 KO’s
  • Amateur Record: 6-6
  • Rank: #7 (The Ring)
  • Ht: 5’9”
  • Fight Night Weight: 145 Lbs.
  • Reach: 68”
  • Age: 30
  • Best Weapon: Straight Right
  • Style: Boxer/Puncher

Power:3.5 out of 5.0 stars

Handspeed:4.0 out of 5.0 stars

Stamina:4.5 out of 5.0 stars

Defense:3.5 out of 5.0 stars

Resilience:4.5 out of 5.0 stars

Boxing Ability:3.5 out of 5.0 stars

In-Fighting:3.5 out of 5.0 stars

Quality of Opposition:3.5 out of 5.0 stars

“The way I’m sparring, the way I’m firing in every engine, the speed that I have — he’s never seen this kind of speed, the explosive power and the will, the heart I have, the desire I have to win this fight. I’ve prepared extremely hard for this fight…” – George Kambosos

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