The duel, which took place in Las Vegas, lasted all 12 rounds.

The judges gave the victory to Lopez - 116: 112, 119: 109 and 117: 111.

Thus, Lopez became the undisputed world lightweight champion, having won titles belonging to the Ukrainian.

For the 32-year-old Ukrainian, this is only the second career defeat with 14 wins.

Lopez won 15 victories, and did not suffer a single defeat.

Earlier it was reported that the WBC did not receive requests to authorize the second fight between Povetkin and White.