In the wake of negotiations stalling with Donovan George, former RING light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal will now face Roberto Feliciano Bolonti on Dec. 6.
After much speculation, former RING light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal has signed to face Donovan George on Dec. 6 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
In search of a fresh start with a new trainer, Lucian Bute boarded a flight across the world with Freddie Roach earlier this month. Their destination was the southern Philippines, an unlikely starting point for what Bute hopes is a career revival
With new trainer Freddie Roach in his corner, former super middleweight titlist returns on Dec. 6 to face Argentine Roberto Feliciano Bolonti at light heavyweight.
Fans share their thoughts on Floyd Mayweather’s final bouts and the acceptance of his “clinical” style, Alfredo Angulo’s future, the James Kirkland-Gabriel Rosado fight, the Freddie Roach-Lucian Bute team-up, Nonito Donaire, and more in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
Lucian Bute has “a lot of tools,” according to the veteran’s new trainer Freddie Roach, who will work his first bout with the former IBF super middleweight titleholder on Dec. 6 when Bute returns against an opponent to be determined at Bell Centre in Montreal.
Former IBF super middleweight titlist Lucian Bute still believes he’s got a good, long run in his career and wants to prove it with new blood in his corner: Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach.
Former light heavyweight champ Jean Pascal made a large leap up THE RING’s 175-pound rankings following his unanimous decision over Lucian Bute. The magazine’s Ratings Panel also saw fit to update and reshuffle the light heavyweight top 10.
Fans share their thoughts and questions about the Jean Pascal-Lucian Bute fight, what might be next for both Montreal stars, the Mike Perez-Carlos Takam draw, the heavyweight division, South Africa’s best big man, and much more in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!
In this installment of “The Travelin’ Man,” Lee Groves relives a most memorable weekend in Montreal – highlighted by the Jean Pascal-Lucian Bute fight – from the viewpoint of a historian, journalist, pundit and fan. Part one examines the popularity of the fight and the fighters.
Jean Pascal was the clear winner in a mostly one-sided Canadian mega fight against hometown rival Lucian Bute in Montreal, where the showdown was well received, but the former light heavyweight champ did not look like a world-beater en route to his decision victory.
RingTV.com will do live round-by-round updates of tonight’s 175-pound bout between former light heavyweight champ Jean Pascal and former IBF super middleweight titleholder Lucian Bute at Bell Centre in Montreal. HBO’s broadcast begins at 10:15 p.m ET/PT.