Team Lomachenko and Kroll was able to negotiate without bidding.
The world champion under versions WBA and WBO lightweight champion Ukrainian Vasyl Lomachenko in the next match will meet the mandatory Challenger for the WBA line Briton Anthony Crolley.
The parties managed to negotiate the match without bidding – Kroll promoter Eddie Hearn agreed to the terms of the battle suggested by Bob Arum.
The fight will take place on April 12 at staples center (Staples Center) in Los Angeles, California. Stream evening of Boxing will be live on ESPN+.
“Lomachenko will fulfill its obligation to the WBA, fought with Anthony Crolley in the next fight,” – said Vice-President of Top Rank’s Carl Moretti.
We will remind, earlier Kroll has said that he was going to shock the world by defeating Lomachenko.
Originally Lomachenko 12 April had to hold a unification bout with Ghanaian Richard Commies, but he was injured during the battle with the ISA Canevin, damaging the joint of the right middle finger.
After examination it was found that the recovery time Commies will be delayed until six weeks and then, on April 12, he will not be able to meet with Lomachenko.
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