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Lucian Bute (born February 28, 1980) is a Romanian-Canadian former professional boxer who competed from 2003 to 2017. He held the IBF super-middleweight title from 2007 to 2012, successfully making nine consecutive defenses and reaching a peak ranking of number one in the division by The Ring magazine. Jean Pascal vs. Lucian Bute was a boxing light heavyweight Diamond championship fight for the vacant WBC Diamond title which took place on January 18, 2014 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The bout, originally slated for May 25, 2013, had to be postponed after Bute underwent surgery to remove bone chips in his left hand. May 09, 2020 · Bute conceded defeat rather humbly, saying after the fight, “Carl Froch was better. Any great athlete must have dignity, to be able to congratulate your opponent. I was the favorite and everyone May 03, 2020 · From November 2003 to May 2012, former world champion Lucian Bute was regarded as one of the best fighters in the sport. That all changed he traveled overseas and stepped in the ring with Carl

Nov 12, 2019 · Badou Jack digs a right hand into the midsection of Lucian Bute during their pound title fight in Washington D. The contest was ruled a majority draw. In the end, it was neither Jack , 12 KOs nor Bute , 25 KOs who emerged victorious, as the two battled to a controversial, round majority draw in a war of wills.

In this upcoming fight, Lucian Bute will be challenging Eleider Alvarez who is the reigning WBC silver light heavyweight champion. The fight is to take place in the traditional format of 12 rounds and it will be live on Pay per View (PPV) basis.

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Jack vs Bute Round by Round Fight Summary. Rounds are displayed numerically as columns. Each row will display one of the following: W for win, L for loss, KO for knockout, or TKO for technical knock out. Bute’s fight against Jack in 2016 was originally ruled a 12 round draw, but it was later changed to a 12 round disqualification defeat for Bute after he tested positive for a banned drug. Bute later signed a three-fight deal with Showtime, with the intentions of securing a showdown with Ward. In the first fight of that agreement, he bested former light heavyweight titleholder Glen Johnson. When the Ward fight fell through, Bute decided to do the next best thing. Apr 30, 2016 · April 30, 2016 was a PBC Fight Night on Showtime in which Badou Jack and Lucian Bute fought to a majority draw and James DeGale defeated Rogelio Medina. Check out the fight highlights and watch the full fight replays from PBC. Oct 25, 2008 · Bute was in the toughest fight of what is to date only a 23-fight career and, if he learns from the night, could well become an even greater force at Super Middleweight.