‘Hell of a performance’ – Teofimo Lopez upsets Josh Taylor, Twitter reacts

Twitter was impressed with Teofimo Lopez's upset of Josh Taylor.

By: Lucas Rezende | 4 months ago
‘Hell of a performance’ – Teofimo Lopez upsets Josh Taylor, Twitter reacts

Josh Taylor is no longer undefeated, thanks to Teofimo Lopez. After weeks of trash talk between the welterweights, the challenger took away the WBO and The Ring champion’s belt with an impressive unanimous decision victory.

Lopez beats Taylor via unanimous decision

On Twitter, professional boxers, pundits and trainers had nothing but praise for the new champion. Although Taylor was the previous title-holder, the boxing community only had tweets for the Lopez on the internet tonight.

Josh Taylor vs. Teofimo Lopez quick results

WBO World Super Lightweight Championship: Teofimo Lopez def. Josh Taylor via unanimous decision

Super Welterweight: Xander Zayas def. Ronald Cruz via unanimous decision

Super Featherweight: Robson Conceicao vs. Nicolas Polanco via no decision, accidental headbutt (Round 2, 3:00)

Super Lightweight: Omar Rosario def. Jan Carlos Rivera via unanimous decision

Heavyweight: Damian Knyba def. Helaman Olguin via unanimous decision

Featherweight: Bruce Carrington def. Luis Porozo via TKO (Round 8, 2:17)

Lightweight: Henry Lebron def. Carlos Ramos via Unanimous Decision

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Lucas Rezende
Lucas Rezende

Lucas Rezende is a Brazilian journalist and writer from Belem, Para. He has been covering MMA since 2012 and contributing with Bloody Elbow since March 2015. When not writing, Lucas also teaches English. In his free time, he enjoys reading, slapping the bass guitar and traveling.

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