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externalLomachenko cancels championship bout due to Russian invasion.

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by The Kyiv Independent news deskMarch 22, 2022 11:23 am
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Vasyl Lomachenko was scheduled to fight with Australian boxing champion George Kambosos in Melbourne on June 5. According to Kambosos' promoter Lou DiBella, the fight is off because  Lomachenko decided to stay in Ukraine and has joined a Territorial Defense unit to protect his country. "We have nothing but the utmost respect for his decision," said DiBella.

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