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War in Ukraine: Boxer Vasiliy Lomachenko takes up arms to defend Ukraine from Russian invasion

ANDl boxer Vasily Lomachenkotwo-time Olympic champion and former world champion at three different weights, has joined the Belgorod-Dnistrovsky Ter


ANDl boxer Vasily Lomachenkotwo-time Olympic champion and former world champion at three different weights, has joined the Belgorod-Dnistrovsky Territorial Defense Battalion on to try to stop the Russian invasion.

In a photograph shared on his Facebook page, the page poses armed and in military clothing in the vicinity of odessa.

Vasiliy Lomachenko, who traveled from Greece to Ukraine when the Russian invasion took place, is scheduled to fight on July 5 in Australia against George Kambosos.

Lomachenko follows the example of the Klitschko brothers

Lomachenko (16-2) follows the example of Wladimir Klitschkoformer heavyweight champion, who enlisted in the Ukrainian reserve army.

For your part Vitaly Klitschkoalso a heavyweight champion like his brother, is mayor of the city of Kiev.

“Kiev is not completely surrounded. The Ukrainian army is fighting hard on the outskirts and the Russian army has many casualties,” says the former boxer.