Former IBF middleweight champion David Lemieux (38-3, 33 KOs) might need to end up waiting a while before he gets his title shot against WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs). Despite the World Boxing Organization ordering the Saunders-Lemieux fight; it’s iffy that the fight will take place in December like Lemieux is… Continue Reading Lemieux might need to wait on Saunders until Feb.
By Rich Cheney: Golden Boy Promotions president Eric Gomez says negotiations have started for the WBO ordered fight between WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs) and former IBF 160lb champion David Lemieux (38-3, 33 KOs). The World Boxing Organization sent both camps letters ordering Saunders and Lemieux to being negotiations. They have… Continue Reading Golden Boy negotiating Saunders vs. Lemieux fight
By Manuel Perez: Highly ranked Middleweight contender David Lemieux (38-3, 33 KOs) will be fighting on December 2 on HBO, and it potentially be against Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs). Lemieux will fight on that date on HBO. What we don’t know is if it’ll be against Cotto or not. Cotto’s options for the December… Continue Reading Lemieux fights on Dec.2, Cotto a possibility
By Manuel Perez: Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) did well for himself last Saturday in winning the vacant WBO junior middleweight title in defeating Yoshihiro Kamegai by a 12 round unanimous decision at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. Fighting in the main event on HBO, Cotto showed flashes of the greatness that he once… Continue Reading Cotto unlikely to get Canelo-Golovkin winner in December
By Rich Cheney: David Lemieux (38-3, 33 KOs) showed that he is still a HIGHLY talented fighter in beating Marcos Reyes (35-5, 26 KOs) by a 10 round unanimous decision last Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena. Lemieux had the 29-year-old Reyes hurt frequently in their 10 round fight in front of a sold out… Continue Reading Lemieux batters Reyes – Results
By Rich Cheney: Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will be getting a relatively small guaranteed purse of $5 million for his fight against former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Chavez Jr’s purse for the fight is $3 million. Canelo and Chavez Jr. are expected… Continue Reading Purses: Canelo $5M, Chavez $3M, Lemieux $200K
By Rich Cheney: Saul Canelo Alvarez and Julio Chavez Jr. were on target with their weights on Friday for their Mexican clash on Cinco de Mayo this Saturday. Both warriors came in at 164 pounds, one half pound to spare for their 164.5 lb. catchweight fight at the T-Mobile Arena. There was $1 million per… Continue Reading Watch: Canelo, Chavez, Lemieux & Reyes make weight