Where Does Teofimo Lopez Train?: Sparring Partners, Coaches, and More

Published 06/15/2021, 10:30 AM EDT
OXON HILL, MD – JULY 19: Teofimo Lopez walks to his corner after the seventh round of his lightweight IBF World Title Elimination fight against Masayoshi Nakatani (not pictured) at The Theater at MGM National Harbor on July 19, 2019 in Oxon Hill, Maryland. (Photo by Scott Taetsch/Getty Images)


Teofimo Lopez is one of the most eye-catchy talents in the boxing universe. In just a short span of time, he’s seen massive stardom and as a result he’s going super-strong with the same. Lopez is an undefeated boxing stalwart, and he is an undeniable face of the lightweight division. With his boxing prowess, the young force has vanquished every opponent of his way.

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But how is Teofimo Lopez on fleek with his boxing skills every time? Where does he train and under whom he sharpens up his boxing skills?

‘The Takeover’ trains under the guiding light of his father, Teofimo Lopez Sr. at the City Athletic Boxing. He has been a part of this training facility for a substantial while and Lopez has seen paramount success by polishing up his skills here.

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Also, to elevate his boxing run and to keep himself challenged, Lopez often spars with the young stalwarts of his gym, who have colossal physical characteristics.

Until now, Lopez has taken 16 fights and has emerged victorious in all of those. But his predominant breakthrough came in when he went toe to toe against Vasyl Lomachenko in his last fight. This fight went down as one of the best in Lopez’s career as he came out on top with his game plan and strategy.

Right from the first gong, he showcased his intent and proved his worth to one and all. With that fight, he even cemented himself as the best lightweight and bagged multiple titles on the line.

Teofimo Lopez – the best young gun at present?

Lopez has undoubtedly etched every boxing lover’s attention, and he’s going supremely strong with his current boxing regime.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – OCTOBER 17: Teofimo Lopez Jr celebrates after defeating Vasiliy Lomachenko (not pictured) in their Lightweight World Title bout at MGM Grand Las Vegas Conference Center on October 17, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank via Getty Images)

There are countless young pugilists who’ve sent shock waves in the fight world but Lopez has made a place of his own. And he is definitely the best young gun at present.

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‘The Takeover’ still has a vast career lying ahead of him and everyone is ecstatic to see how he molds his career from hereon.

What is your favorite highlight from Teofimo Lopez’s extensive career? Do you envisage him going down as a legend of the game in the coming time?

Watch this story – Here Is What Teofimo Lopez’s Intense Training Routine Looks Like For His Boxing Fight Against George Kambosos Jr.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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