Boxing Champ Vasyl Lomachenko Shows Off His Wrestling Skills
Vasyl Lomachenko is the current WBO super featherweight champion and considered one of the best P4P boxers in the world.
As an amateur boxer he held an impressive 396 wins and 1 loss record where he became an Olympic champion in 2008 and 2012, and world champion in 2009 and 2011.
What does this have to do with us grapplers? Lomachenko like many Ukrainians has trained and competed for many years in Wrestling, Sambo and Judo.
This rich background makes him an ideal candidate to transition to MMA if he wishes to:
— Hi-Tech Lomachenko (@VasylLomachenko) May 4, 2017
He recently showed some of his Greco Roman wrestling skills:
Lomachenko training and competing in Wrestling as a kid:
Wrestling can make or break you in a tournament. If you, like many other want to win the ADCC one day, you better start training wrestling now! This can give you the competitive edge. If you don’t have a place to train wrestling, check out Hudson Taylor’s “Wrestling for BJJ” DVD Set. Hudson was a division 1 all American wrestler and he is a blue belt World Champion.