Journalist Chris Mannix noted that several informants have reported to him that the boxer Teofimo Lopez he is still “very sick” from Covid 19.
“People close to Lopez I have been told that he is still very ill and that he is still dealing with the effects of COVID-19“, Reported Mannix in the program DAZN Boxing Show.
And probably, according to the report of Mannix, Theophimus will not be sufficiently recovered for the fight against George Kambosos Jr, which was delayed until before September 11.
“So when (Theophimus) really overcome it (Covid 19), it will probably need a month and a half, two months of a training camp to get back in shape, “he explained Mannix. “People have set September 11 as the date for Lopez-Kambosos, but don’t count on that ”.
It should be remembered that the fight where the American would expose his world titles was scheduled for June 5. However, Teofimo Lopez tested positive for Covid 19 a few days before the fight.
Lomachenko, another affected by Teófimo López’s Covid 19
Similarly, the journalist mentioned that one of those affected in all this is Vasily Lomachenko, since he will have to wait until 2022 to have his rematch with Theophimus.
“If I were LomachenkoI don’t want to just sit around and wait for Lopez I won this fight against Kambosos. And then wait again for him to be ready to fight him again, “he said. Chris.
Mannix suggests that the former three-division world champion, Lomachenko
you should look for an opponent to keep busy. This, until I can face Theophimus in early 2022.