Ukraine's boxer Lomachenko to face UK's Campbell in London on August 31
Pound-for-pound number one Vasyl Lomachenko will face Luke Campbell for the WBC, WBA, WBO and Ring Magazine Lightweight World titles on Saturday, August 31, at The O2 in London, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and ESPN+ in the U.S.
"This is a fight for history because my goal is to unify all of the belts in the Lightweight division," Lomachenko said, according to Matchroom Boxing.
"Luke Campbell is the next challenge for me on that journey. He is an excellent fighter who I remember well from the 2012 Olympics. He has a difficult style, and I cannot afford to overlook him," he said.
"It is very special for me to fight in London. I visited last year, and the response from the people was overwhelming. They respect my fighting style and are passionate about boxing. I can't wait to put on a great show for everyone," Lomachenko said.
Tickets for Lomachenko vs. Campbell are priced GBP 40, GBP 60, GBP 100, GBP 150, GBP 200, GBP 300 and GBP 600 (Inner Ring VIP). General Sale tickets are available to purchase from midday on Monday, July 22, from StubHub.