Vasyl Anatoliyovych Lomachenko is a Ukrainian professional boxer. He is a former world champion in three weight classes.

He was born on 17 February 1900 in Bilhord-Dnistrovkyi, Ukraine. He grew up with his parents and sister. there is no information on his educational background.

Lomachenko is one of the most successful amateur boxers of all time, possessing a record of 396 wins and 1 loss, He won a silver medal at the 2007 World Championships, gold at the 2008 European Championships, consecutive gold at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics, and consecutive gold at the 2009 and 2011 World Championships.

He made his professional debut in 2013. He has won several awards from media outlets throughout his career. The Ring and ESPN named him Prospect of the Year in 2013; CBS Sports named him Boxer of the Year in 2016; HBO Sports named him Boxer of the Year in 2016 and 2017; the Boxing Writers Association of America and The Ring named him Fighter of the Year in 2017.

As of June 2022, Lomachenko is ranked as the world’s seventh-best active boxer, pound for pound, by The Ring and ESPN, and eighth by the Boxing Writers Association of America. He is also ranked as the world’s second-best active lightweight by ESPN, third by The Ring, the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board, and BoxRec.

Vasiliy Lomachenko Parents

Vasiliy is the only son of Anatoly Lomachenko and Tetiana Lomachenko. His father, Anatoly is his coach.

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