Vasiliy Lomachenko vs. Jamaine Ortiz Result: Lomachenko returns in style and earns a hard-fought victory (2023)

Vasiliy Lomachenko returned to the ring for the first time since December 2021 and faced Jamaine Ortiz. The 34-year-old had to fight his way through. Finally, he teased a comeback that left fans on their feet.

The former lightweight champion defeated Ortiz by unanimous decision Saturday night at the Hulu Theater in New York's Madison Square Garden. The results were 115-113, 116-112 and 117-111. This last score was challenged byTerence Crawfordand other professionals watching the fight.

After the match, undisputed lightweight champion Devin Haney entered the ring to face Lomachenko. After defeating George Kambosos Jr. twice, Haney is poised to take on one of the best in the division. "Anytime, Anywhere" was the motto.

"I don't care about the place. Absolutely," Lomachenko said. “I will be prepared for any of his terms. let me explain (Haney is) the undisputed champion. He's the A-side. I need this moment more than he does.”

Loma and Haney share the ring after the fight 👀

— Boxe Top Rank (@trboxing)30. October 2022

Ortiz started the fight hot. He dominated the opening minutes, a possible sign of rust for Lomachenko. He passed Lomachenko several times. In the fourth round, he landed 17 shots to Lomachenko's eight. Lomachenko showed signs of brilliance at times, but Ortiz was too much in the first half.

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In the second half of the fight, Lomachenko was killed by the crowd. "The Matrix" managed to fight back, scoring 102 in the 10th round to Ortiz's 104. Jabs and inside kicks were the name of the game. In the end, the fight belonged to everyone. The judges saw enough to give Lomachenko the win.

VonCompuBox, Lomachenko landed 125 of 571 shots while Ortiz landed 122 of 607. After a slow start, Lomachenko landed double digit shots seven times. Ortiz landed in double digits five times.

Lomachenko defeated Richard Commey in the previous fight. He then returned to Ukraine to fight Russian aggression before fighting that fight. Heavyweight champion and fellow Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk was part of a passionate New York crowd cheering him on Saturday. With the win, Lomachenko is one step away from returning to the top.

Sporting News reported live from Lomachenko vs. Ortiz.

(Video) FULL FIGHT! Vasiliy Lomachenko returns against Jamaine Ortiz 💥

VasiliLomachenkovs. Jamaine OrtizLive results, updates

Vasiliy Lomachenko defeated Jamaine Ortiz by unanimous decision

Lomachenko won via unanimous decision (115-113, 116-112, 117-111).

Round 12:Lomachenko with a huge jab as he attacks. Now Lomachenko lands hooks and combinations. Ortiz is tired and shows himself. He tries jabs but misses. Ortiz pushes Lomachenko back and tries to score, but Lomachenko feels the momentum of the crowd. Was it enough for Lomachenko to win?

SNsUnofficial Scorecard: 10-9, Lomachenko (115-113, Ortiz)

Round 11:Ortiz is in the championship rounds for the first time. He lands jabs. Lomachenko with a body shot assisting Ortiz. Now Ortiz lands clean shots in Lomachenko's face. Ortiz lands headshots and a few more as Lomachenko goes inside.

SNsUnofficial Scorecard: 10-9, Ortiz (106-103, Ortiz)

Round 10:Lomachenko's left hand and then a body shot. Now Lomachenko is leading the way. He lands a two punch combo. Both try to rest in this high attack battle.

SNs Unofficial Scorecard: 10-9, Lomachenko (96-94, Ortiz)

Round 9:Strong punches from Lomachenko when connecting from the left. Now he lands body shots that wake up the crowd. Ortiz doubles with his right hand. An Ortiz hook. Lomachenko rested Ortiz, which allows for openings.

SNs Unofficial Scorecard: 10-9, Ortiz (87-84, Ortiz)

Round 8:LomachenkoJabs away to start the round. Ortiz's face with his right hand. Several jabs land on Lomachenko, who then shakes his head at Ortiz. Ortiz's big shot pushes Lomachenko back.

SNs Unofficial Scorecard: 10-9, Ortiz (77-75, Ortiz)

(Video) Vasyl Lomachenko vs Jamaine Ortiz | Full HIGHLIGHTS

Round 7:Lomachenko starts the loop chasing Ortiz. Lomachenko lands jabs and combo strikes. Ortiz attacks the body. Land hook on Ortiz's face. Land body shots from Lomachenko. Ortiz's eye doesn't look good.

SNsUnofficial Scorecard: 10-9, Lomachenko (67-66, Ortiz)

Round 6:Lomachenko to the body with a straight left, pushing Ortiz back. Ortiz's eye begins to swell. Now the ex-champion hits the head directly with his left hand. Ortiz with combinations for the face. Ortiz is making combinations now, but Lomachenko is hitting some counterattacks of his own. Ortiz slowed a little. Ortiz combinations before the end of the round.

Unofficial SN Scorecard: 10-9, Ortiz (58-56, Ortiz)

Round 5:Large to the left of Lomachenko to open the round. He then lands combination shots that push Ortiz back. Lomachenko lands internal body shots. Ortiz counters with jabs and combinations. A left from Lomachenko. Ortiz with a combination attempt. Big shot in the face by Ortiz.

Unofficial SN Scorecard: 10-9, Lomachenko (48-47, Ortiz)

Round 4:At the start of the round, Ortiz lands combos in the middle of the ring. Inside, Ortiz deals powerful punches to the body and head. Lomachenko lands a few kicks as the crowd tries to carry him to victory. Great inside shot by Lomachenko. Now Ortiz lands hooks and jabs to the face. Combinations now come through Ortiz. Ortiz outplayed Lomachenko 17-8, per CompuBox.

Unofficial SN Scorecard: 10-9, Ortiz (39-37, Ortiz)

Round 3:Once again, Ortiz advances. Now Ortiz is starting to miss important moves. Lomachenko steps forward and lets go a little. Ortiz steps forward again and lands jabs. Lomachenko lands with a left hand that visibly injures Ortiz. Lomachenko counters with his own punches, which land.

Unofficial SN Scorecard: 10-9, Lomachenko (29-28, Ortiz)

2nd round:Lomachenko already has a bruise on his right eye.It was from the Ortiz tape. He advances to open the round. Ortiz comes forward again with combined jabs. Now Lomachenko is bleeding under the eye. Lomachenko with two big shots through the left-hander to push Ortiz back. Ortiz gets additional combos. Lomachenko advances. Both exchange shots inside.

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Unofficial SN Scorecard: 10-9, Ortiz (20-18, Ortiz)

Round 1:Ortiz is the immediate attacker, trying to land multiple jabs. The crowd is very pro-Lomachenko. Lomachenko pulls back and starts a bit slow. Ortiz continues to advance, now he's landing combination kicks. Now he lands a bodyshot.

Unofficial SN Scorecard: 10-9, Ortiz

23:25 E:main event time. Vasiliy Lomachenko returns to the ring to face Jamaine Ortiz. The national anthems of Ukraine and the United States are played. Ortiz shows confidence when facing off against a former world champion.

Enter the Matrix now 🕶️@VasylLomachenkoX#LomaOrtiz

— Boxe Top Rank (@trboxing)30. October 2022

Robey Ramirez defeated. José Romero by technical knockout

23:15 E:Romero tries to find some momentum in round 8. Ramirez goes back to the jabs and then bombards Romero with combinations. In the ninth, Ramirez holds Romero on the ropes. Ramirez goes straight for him and lands a big left hand that pushes Romero's neck back. The referee ends the fight at 2:20 of the round.

CHOO CHOO! 💨@RobeisyRamirezend your stop

— Boxe Top Rank (@trboxing)30. October 2022

23:05 E:Romero lands crucial shots in turn 5. Jabs land but Ramirez counters with sharp kicks to the face. Ramirez jabs connect and then a body shot. Ringside doctors looked to Romero to start the sixth round but the fight continued. Ramirez lands huge counterattacks and attacks with jabs. Ramirez with precise kicks in the guard. Ramirez with a clean shot in round 7. Romero is in trouble in the corner.

22:50 E:Romero makes a big mistake in Round 3 and Ramirez takes the opportunity to make combinations. Ramirez pushes back and lands a key hit. Romero wants Ramirez dressed, but Ramirez doesn't bite. A clear shot hits Romero's body. In turn 4, Romero advances. On three occasions, Romero landed just 10 shots at Ramirez's 40. Now Ramirez is chasing Romero and landing body shots. The combinations land and now a Ramirez left. Now he meets the left.

22:35 E:Romero is knocked down by a left hand with 15 seconds to go in the first round. Power punches were key for Ramirez in the first round. In round two, Ramirez comes forward and pushes Romero through the ropes. A Ramirez shot hits the body.

A phenomenal start on the train 💣@RobeisyRamirez|#LomaOrtiz

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– Top rating in Spanish (@trboxeo)30. October 2022

22:25 E:Als nächstes Robeisy Ramirez vs. Jose Romero.

22:20 E:Undisputed lightweight champion Devin Haney calls himself the best fighter of the year ahead of the main event. Lomachenko can start tonight with a win against Haney.

Ricardo Torrez kissed. Ahmed Hefny von KO

10 p.m. E:The main card started with Torrez KO'ing Hefny in the third round. Torrez, 23, has won his fourth fight of 2022 and is looking to take on the heavyweight division.

STEAM PIPE.@RichardTorrez21continue your heat wave 🔥#LomaOrtiz

— Boxe Top Rank (@trboxing)30. October 2022

21:35 E:Actor Liev Schreiber was in Vasiliy Lomachenko's dressing room and cheered on the Ukrainian.

21:15 E:Oleksandr Usyk laughed at the idea of ​​Tyson Fury taking on Derek Chisora. He also said that the heavyweight unification fight against Fury could take place in Saudi Arabia in February or March.

9 p.m. E:Before the main card, Nico Ali Walsh, grandson of Muhammad Ali, was in action against Billy Wagner. Ali Walsh competed in his toughest match yet as Wagner absorbed several big punches and landed some of his own.

Fans sang "Ali, Ali" at the Hulu theater, something familiar to the Ali family. Ali Walsh would win via unanimous decision (58-56, 58-56, 59-55).

The corners!

They sing "Ali!" in MSG 🦋 🐝@NicoAliX74

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— Boxe Top Rank (@trboxing)30. October 2022

Card by luta von Vasiliy Lomachenko x Jamaine Ortiz

  • Vasily Lomachenko defeated. Jamaine Ortiz by unanimous decision (115-113, 116-112, 117-111).
  • Robeisy Ramirez defeated. JoseRomero by TKO in the 9th round.
  • Richard Torrez Jr. def. Ahmed Hefny by TKO in the third round.
  • Duke Ragan defeated. Luis Lebron by unanimous decision (77-75, 78-74, 79-73).
  • Defeated Nico Ali Walsh. Billy Wagner by unanimous decision (58-56, 58-56, 59-55).


What were the results of the Lomachenko Ortiz fight? ›

Lomachenko takes unanimous decision

Judges inside Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden score it 115-113, 116-112, and 117-111, all in favor of your winner by unanimous decision, Vasiliy Lomachenko.

Who won Jamaine Ortiz vs Lomachenko? ›

Vasiliy Lomachenko took a unanimous decision win over Jamaine Ortiz at the Madison Square Garden Theater in New York. The world former champion from Ukraine won by scorecards of 115-113, 116-112 and 117-111 for the three judges.

What were the scorecards for Ortiz vs Lomachenko? ›

The official scores were 115-113, 116-112 and 117-111, all for Lomachenko. Ortiz boxed well for three quarters of the fight, flicking a nice jab, landing his share of power shots and using his feet to frustrate Lomachenko.

Who was the winner of Lomachenko fight? ›

Vasyl Lomachenko lost the second fight of his professional career to Orlando Salido, an Uber driver in his spare time, before becoming a three-weight champion.

Who won Jamaine Ortiz fight? ›

But Lomachenko was able to cut the distance and won the fight by overcoming his younger adversary in the championship rounds. “I told you he is a good fighter and we knew this,” Lomachenko said. Lomachenko needed all of his guile and considerable skill to get past Ortiz, whose height seemed to cause problems for him.

Who has Lomachenko lost? ›

Vasyl Lomachenko has had a total of two losses in his professional boxing career so far — both of them in title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Orlando Salido via 12 round split-decision on March 1, 2014. He has never been stopped, both his losses came via decision.

Is Lomachenko a counter puncher? ›

Countering. Similar to his feinting tricks, Loma will use constant head and upper body movement. He'll also create gaps in his guard to encourage his opponent into throwing a punch only for them to be smacked by a counter punch!

How is Lomachenko so fast? ›

His pattern recognition and reflexes are out of this world. He can read combinations and movements faster than most people can blink. This sixth sense also translates into punching accuracy because he throws at a target where the opponent's most likely reaction will be.

Why did Lomachenko wait to go pro? ›

Probably, the biggest reason that Vasyl Lomachenko stayed in Amateur Boxing for so long before turning Pro, is that he was getting Money, Housing and Cars from the Russian Sports Federation to continue winning Olympic and Amateur World Championship Gold Medals.

How many belts did Lomachenko lose to Lopez? ›

UNBEATEN TEOFIMO LOPEZ upset Vasiliy Lomachenko by a unanimous decision on Saturday to become the undisputed world lightweight champion in Las Vegas. Lopez defended his 135-pound IBF lightweight title and seized the WBC, WBO and WBA belts from Ukraine's Lomachenko who suffered his first loss in six years.

How much does Lomachenko make per fight? ›

Total Sportal is reporting Lomachenko will get $1 million in guaranteed money with 60% of revenue split while Ortiz will get $400,000 guaranteed and 40% of a revenue split.

Does lomachenko own a hotel? ›

Ukrainian boxer Vasily Lomachenko, world lightweight champion, opened his own hotel on the Black Sea. The hotel complex is located in the resort village of Zatoka, Odessa region and has the name Loma Sport Hotel.

How much does Jamaine Ortiz boxer weigh? ›

Ortiz weigh-in results. Vasiliy Lomachenko and Jamaine Ortiz comfortably registered 134.6lbs and 134lbs respectively.

How old is Jamaine Ortiz? ›

He was born in Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S. on April 28, 1996. Ortiz made his professional boxing debut at the age of 20 on May 13, 2016. He is yet to win a world title. Ortiz is 26 years old, he will turn 27 in 3 months and 1 day.
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What nationality is Jamaine Ortiz? ›

Storylines: Ortiz, who is of Puerto Rican and Dominican descent, was born and raised in Worcester, MA and is one of seven children.

Why did Lomachenko stop boxing? ›

Ukrainian boxer Vasiliy Lomachenko, who quit the sport to defend his country, makes his return on Saturday | Fox News.

Is Lomachenko going to war? ›

Vasiliy Lomachenko left boxing to join the Ukrainian war effort - now the former champion is back for all the titles | Boxing News | Sky Sports.

Did Lomachenko have shoulder surgery? ›

On the inside of the shoulder where he had previously dislocated the shoulder, he had chipped the cartilage on the inside of the socket. That was right next to the [previous] repair so I did a small touch-up of the repair so I could cover up the bare cartilage in the front of the shoulder.”

Who is the hardest hitting puncher? ›

Ranking The Top 10 Hardest Punchers In Boxing History
  • Earnie Shavers. haNZAgod. 99.4K subscribers. ...
  • George Foreman. Boxing Mates. 199K subscribers. ...
  • Mike Tyson. The World of Boxing! ...
  • Sonny Liston. Reznick. ...
  • Lennox Lewis. BLTV Extra. ...
  • David Tua. haNZAgod. ...
  • Joe Louis. Reznick. ...
  • Wladimir Klitschko. KobeIsGod81.

Who is the most technically skilled boxer? ›

Sugar Ray Robinson

This sensational welterweight and middleweight had an amazing 25-year run that saw him fight professionally between 1940 and 1965. Robinson had a record of 175-19-6-2 and knocked out 109 opponents. Robinson had power, but his technical skill makes him the top fighter in the history of boxing.

Who is the hardest recorded puncher? ›

Ngannou himself holds the current record for the hardest punch in the world, having clocked a striking power of 129,161 units on a PowerKube, which measures the power of a punch based on a variety of different factors, including force, speed and accuracy.

Does Lomachenko lift weights? ›

At midday, Lomachenko will do some strength and conditioning work, usually a rotation of swimming, weightlifting or sport activities like tennis and basketball. “Lunch is usually a vegetable soup or meat soup with pasta and a little chicken,” he told GQ.

What is Lomachenko fighting style? ›

Lomachenko's style offers a wide variety of feints, the ability to fight in the clinch with a degree of boxing grappling, laying traps and setting up counters, as well as creating angles. His defensive intelligence is right up there with the best.

What does a boxers diet look like? ›

Boxers should eat natural carbohydrates, such as those found in sweet potatoes, peas, beans, wholegrain bread, lentils, oats, rice, fruits and honey. A daily diet that consists of 4,000 calories should ideally have 1,800-2,200 calories from quality carbs. This equates to approximately 550g of food weight.

Is Lomachenko still WBC franchise champion? ›

The biggest news came in the lightweight division, in which unified world champion -- and pound-for-pound king -- Vasiliy Lomachenko was relieved of his WBC title and given the honorary title of "franchise champion," and interim titlist Devin Haney was elevated to the WBC's world titleholder.

Why do Olympic boxers not go pro? ›

2016 was the first year that professional boxers were allowed to compete in Olympic competition. Prior to this, the Olympic committee had barred professionals from competing due to fears of domination in a format that served as a kickstarter for many amateurs.

Who took Lomachenko belt? ›

At just 23 years old, Teofimo Lopez became the undisputed lightweight champion of the world by dethroning Vasiliy Lomachenko over 12 tense rounds inside the MGM Grand Conference Center in Las Vegas on Saturday night. Lopez becomes the youngest fighter to become a four-belt champion since the WBO was founded in 1988.

Why did Ortiz headbutt Mayweather? ›

They asked him to tell that to the referee even when he had already done that. Out of the blue, a cornerman asked him to headbutt Mayweather and said that his opponent could make him go blind if he doesn't counter his elbows.

Why was Ortiz fight Cancelled? ›

Vergil Ortiz Jr. pulls out of Saturday bout vs. Michael McKinson due to rhabdomyolysis.

What round did Lomachenko get dropped? ›

And now, Lomachenko (11-1, 9 knockouts) found himself on the seat of his pants, the result of a pinpoint Linares right hand in Round 6. For the first time in his illustrious career, Lomachenko was knocked down.

How many fighters quit against Lomachenko? ›

Answer: they all quit, in fact, were made to quit, by the superb Vasyl Lomachenko. In fact, these four fighters – each of them either good or very good – quit in consecutive fights with the man known as both “Hi Tech” and “The Matrix.”

Why do boxers tuck their chin? ›

You need to keep your chin down. Keeping your chin down protects your nose. If you get hit, you want to minimize the amount of damage you take on. By keeping your chin down, your nose will be further protected as the bridge of your nose will be vertical to the ground.

Why did Mayweather never fight Naseem? ›

He wanted to be friends. I didn't want to be friends with nobody, I wanted to fight everybody," Mayweather said. Hamed, obviously has a different take on the situation. "It's a good job that he didn't fight me though, because he might not have the career that he did," Hamed told

Did Floyd Mayweather disrespect Muhammad Ali? ›

I respect Ali like I respect any other champion. I just feel like I've done everything I can do in this sport over my whole life, for 30-something years. I feel like I've done just as much in this sport as Ali did,” he said. “There's no disrespect to him.

Was the Mayweather fight Cancelled? ›

Floyd Mayweather's latest event has been cancelled due to the death of the UAE president. Floyd Mayweather's exhibition with Don Moore this weekend has been postponed according to reports.

Why was cowboy UFC fight Cancelled? ›

For the second time in six weeks, Joe Lauzon's highly-anticipated fight with Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone has been canceled after Lauzon had to withdraw with a knee injury.

Why was Papi Ortiz shot? ›

American private investigators hired by Ortiz said that the slugger affectionately known as Big Papi was targeted by a Dominican drug trafficker who was jealous of him.

Does Lomachenko want a rematch? ›

And along with it being a very strong return to form for Lomachenko (15-2, 11 KO), it looks like it's going to lead to a very big one: A rematch with Teofimo Lopez. Lomachenko, of course, has wanted the rematch since losing to Lopez in Oct. 2020.

Does Lomachenko own a hotel? ›

Ukrainian boxer Vasily Lomachenko, world lightweight champion, opened his own hotel on the Black Sea. The hotel complex is located in the resort village of Zatoka, Odessa region and has the name Loma Sport Hotel.

How much did Teofimo Lopez make vs Lomachenko? ›

Coppinger explained Lopez's manager, David McWater, negotiated with Top Rank "for weeks" when the fighter did not accept an initial offer of $1.25 million. He could make $1.5 million now after Lomachenko agreed to a reduced purse of $3.25 million from $3.5 million.

How much did commey make against Lomachenko? ›

Sports Zion is reporting Lomachenko could earn up to $750,000 when all is said and done while Commey could earn up to $700,000.


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