Saunders-Lemieux lands in Montreal

WBO president Paco Valcárcel has confirmed that WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs) and former world champion David Lemieux (38-3, 33 KOs) have reached an agreement and there will be no purse bid this Friday. Lemieux will have home field advantage with the bout reportedly slated to take place December 16 at a venue to be named in Montreal. HBO will televise.

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