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Montreal Bell Centre to Host Kovalev vs. Pascal

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Boucherville, Wednesday December 17th 2014 – Main-Events and InterBox announced that the Montréal Bell Centre will host the March 14th 2015 boxing Gala that will feature the reigning unified WBO, IBF and WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs) vs. former WBC, IBO and The Ring Light Heavyweight Champion, Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs). Tickets to ... Read More »

Weights from Montreal for Saturday’s Pascal-Bolonti PPV

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WHO: Main Event — Light Heavyweights (10) — PPV JEAN PASCAL (29-2-1, 17 KOs), Laval, Quebec, Canada 179.6 lbs. ROBERTO BOLONTI (35-3, 24 KOs), Buenos Aires, Argentina 179 lbs. (180. lbs catchweight) Jean Pascal Roberto Bolonti Co-Feature – WBC International Super Middleweight Championship (12) – PPV SCHILLER HYPPOLITE (13-1, 9 KOs), Montreal, Quebec, Canada 168.7 lbs. NORBERT NEMESAPATI (15-1, 14 ... Read More »

Pascal-Bolonti PPV PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

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Jean Pascal: (about his decision to not trash-talk Thursday) “Everything in its time. Everything I do is calculated. People think I’m unpredictable, but my strategies all well-planned with my sports psychologist. Now, for this fight, there isn’t any battle of wills, so there’s no point in trying to intimidate my opponent. We have another plan on the psychological front, but ... Read More »

Pascal-Bolonti PPV Fact Sheet for Saturday in Montreal

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WHAT: Pascal vs. Bolonti PPV WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 WHERE: Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada WHO: Main Event — Light Heavyweights (10) — PPV JEAN PASCAL (29-2-1, 17 KOs), Laval, Quebec, Canada vs. ROBERTO “The Beast” BOLONTI (35-3, 24 KOs), Buenos Aires, Argentina Co-Feature – WBC International Super Middleweight Championship (12) – PPV SCHILLER “Batman” HYPPOLITE (13-1, 9 KOs), Montreal, ... Read More »

Sergey Kovalev vs. Jean Pascal on March 14th 2015

Sergey Kovalev

Boucherville, December 2, 2014 Main Events and InterBox are proud to announce that an agreement has been reached to present a fight between the reigning unified WBO, IBF and WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs) and former WBC and The Ring Light Heavyweight Champion, Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs). The fight is to take place ... Read More »

Pascal-Bolonti PPV Undercard announced for this Saturday in Montreal

MONTREAL (Dec. 2, 2014) – A strong undercard featuring some of North America’s top prospects has been announced by the event promoter, Interbox, for this Saturday night’s pay-per-view card, headlined by former world light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs) against Roberto “The Beast” Bolonti (35-3, 24 KOs) in the 10-round main event, at the famed Bell Centre in ... Read More »

It’s official: Pascal taking on Bolonti; Hyppolite, Butler & Ulysse on PPVundercard

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MONTREAL (Nov. 25, 2014) — Jean Bédard, the president of InterBox, announced that the NABF Light Heavyweight Champion, Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs), will combat Argentina’s Roberto Bolonti (35-3, 24 KOs), instead of Donovan George (25-4-2, 22 K-.O.) next December 6, at the Bell Centre. This decision was taken after careful consideration following long negotiations with Donovan’s team. Boxing fans ... Read More »

InterBox press conference recap about Dec. 6 PPV show in Montreal

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MONTREAL (Nov. 12, 2014) – InterBox held a press conference today in Montreal to announce that fans at the Bell Centre on December 6 will be able to watch three major fights: light heavyweights Lucian Bute (31-2, 24 KOs) vs. Roberto Bolonti (35-3, 24 KOs) and Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs) vs. Donovan George (26-4-2, 22 KOs), as well as ... Read More »

ISM to distribute Bute-Bolonti, Pascal-George Dec 6 PPV in United States

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HOBOKEN, NJ (October 30, 2014) – Integrated Sports Media (ISM), North America’s undisputed leader of major boxing pay-per-view distribution, announced today that it will deliver the “Bute vs. Bolonti” double feature to United States fans, Saturday, December 6, live from historic Bell Centre in Montreal. Bute vs. Bolonti is being distributed in the U.S. by ISM for live viewing at ... Read More »

Jean Pascal to face Donovan George on December 6 in Montreal

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, former Light Heavyweight champion Jean Pascal will take on Donovan George on December 6 at Bell Centre in Montreal as part of the Lucian Bute – Roberto Boloni undercard. The signing “will place Pascal in a better position with regards to high-profile fight opportunities in the future,” said Interbox President Jean Bedard. “Two big ... Read More »

DIBELLA ENTERTAINMENT AND JEAN PASCAL PROMOTIONS JOIN FORCES SIGN HIGHLY REGARDED UNDEFEATED PROSPECT JOEL DIAZ TO EXCLUSIVE CO-PROMOTIONAL AGREEMENT DIAZ TO MAKE PROMOTIONAL DEBUT ON UPCOMING SHOBOX CARD MAY 16TH AT FOXWOODS RESORT AND CASINO

New York, NY (4/29/14) – DiBella Entertainment and Jean Pascal Promotions have announced that they will be joining promotional forces, beginning with the exclusive signing of highly regarded super featherweight Joel Diaz Jr. (15-0, 12KO’s). Diaz Jr. had received offers from every major promotional outfit in boxing, but decided that DBE and Jean Pascal were the best fit. Diaz is ... Read More »

JEAN PASCAL WITH GYM AND INTERBOX NEXT FIGHT IN SEPTEMBER

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MONTREAL (April 16, 2014) — This afternoon at La Cage aux Sports Boucherville, Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) and InterBox announced that they had reached an agreement with Jean Pascal Promotions to ensure the services of the NABF Champion and WBC Diamond Belt light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs), who recently defeated Lucian Bute. The multi-fight agreement was signed ... Read More »

Perez and Takam battle to draw

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Jean Pascal scored a decisive 12 round unanimous decision over Lucian Bute in a Battle of former Montreal based world champions before a sold crowd of 20, 479 at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Pascal came out working the body. In round two, Pascal shook Bute with a flurry of punches that also produced a mouse under the left eye ... Read More »

Official Weights from Montreal

Saturday’s HBO World Championship Boxing doubleheader telecast airs at 10:15 p.m. (ET/PT). The HBO telecast kicks off live from the Bell Centre in Montreal when heavyweights Mike Perez and Carlos Takam square off for 10 rounds. The evening’s main event features a light heavyweight matchup as Canadian stars Jean Pascal and Lucian Bute lace up their gloves for a 12-round ... Read More »

HBO BOXING® JOURNEYS TO MONTREAL FOR A COMPELLING SHOWDOWN WHEN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®: JEAN PASCAL VS. LUCIAN BUTE, ELEIDER ALVAREZ VS. THOMAS OOSTHUIZEN AND MIKE PEREZ VS. CARLOS TAKAM IS SEEN SATURDAY, JAN. 18

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American fight fans will see the biggest bout in Canadian boxing history when the action-packed tripleheader WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: JEAN PASCAL VS. LUCIAN BUTE, ELEIDER ALVAREZ VS. THOMAS OOSTHUIZEN AND MIKE PEREZ VS. CARLOS TAKAM is presented SATURDAY, JAN. 18 at 10:15 p.m. (live ET/tape-delayed PT) from the Bell Centre in Montreal, exclusively on HBO. The HBO Sports team will ... Read More »

Jean Pascal and Lucian Bute are ready!

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MONTREAL (October 31, 2013) – InterBox and Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) are very pleased to confirm the rescheduled date for the much anticipated Light Heavyweight bout featuring Jean Pascal (28-2-1, 17 KO) vs. Lucian Bute (31-1-0, 24 KO). This local bout with high International intrigue will take place on Saturday, January 18th 2014 at the Montreal Bell Centre. HBO World ... Read More »

For Immediate Release WORLD-CLASS EVENT SAT. NIGHT IN MONTREAL JEAN PASCAL VS. GEORGE BLADES ALVAREZ VS. MIRANDA, LEMIEUX VS. UPSHAW

MONTREAL (September 26, 2013) – While media attention has focused on Saturday night’s “The Return Of Superman” main event (airing live on HBO in the United States), featuring World Boxing Council (WBC), The Ring Magazine and lineal world light heavyweight champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (21-1, 18 KOs) in his first title defense against former world title-holder Tavoris “Thunder” Cloud (24-1, ... Read More »

Pascal to take on blades on Stevenson – Cloud undercard

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Jean Pascal will tune up for his January bout with Lucian Bute when he takes on George Blades on September 28th in Montreal as part of the Adonis Stevenson Light Heavyweight title defense with Tavoris Cloud according to Dan Rafael of espn.com “In taking this fight, we have evaluated the pros and cons and at the end when we got ... Read More »

Saturday, December 7th and Saturday, January 25th now reserved for postponed Bute vs. Pascal bout

Montreal, Monday, May 13th 2013 – InterBox and Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) have reserved the dates of Saturday, December 7th and Saturday, January 25th at the Montreal Bell Centre for the postponed Bute vs. Pascal bout. Both promoters reserved two dates in order to afford HBO some options. Both promoters plan to discuss the two options with HBO Executives in ... Read More »

Bute vs. Pascal update

Montreal, Wednesday, May 8th – After internal discussions, InterBox and Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) have jointly decided against promoting a boxing event on Saturday, May 25th at the Montreal Bell Centre. Preferring to wait until Lucian Bute recovers from surgery to his hand, HBO has confirmed interest in broadcasting the Bute vs. Pascal bout when the new date is known. ... Read More »

Bute vs. Pascal postponed

Montreal, Tuesday, May 7th 2013 – Lucian Bute suffered an injury to his left hand that has forced the postponement of his May 25th bout vs. Jean Pascal. Lucian will undergo surgery this week to remove bone fragments from his hand and recovery is anticipated to take a few weeks. Motivated like never before, Lucian Bute was in the middle ... Read More »

LUCIAN BUTE OPEN MEDIA WORKOUT IN PALM BEACH, FLORIDA

Lucian Bute (31-1-0 24 KO) met with media representatives at the Palm Beach Boxing Gym in West Palm Beach to promote his upcoming fight vs. Jean Pascal (27-2-1, 17 K0s), which is being labeled by the media as the greatest fight in Canadian Boxing history, On Saturday night, May 25th, airing live on HBO Championship Boxing from Bell Centre in ... Read More »

Lucian Bute and Jean Pascal set to undergo doping control testing

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Montreal, Tuesday, April 16th 2013 – InterBox, Lucian Bute, Jean Pascal and Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) hereby confirm that antidoping tests are in place leading up to their fight scheduled on May 25th at the Montreal Bell Centre. All parties have agreed on all procedures and both fighters have approved the antidoping program. The program is inspired by the highest ... Read More »

Bute vs Pascal : May 25th at the Montreal Bell Centre

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Montreal, Wednesday March 20th 2013 – InterBox and Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) are proud to announce that the historic bout featuring Lucian Bute (31-1-0 24 KO) vs. Jean Pascal (27-2-1 16 KO) will take place on Saturday, May 25th at the Montreal Bell Centre. Both boxers have been invited by the Bell Centre and the Montreal Canadiens to participate in ... Read More »

Lucian Bute vs. Jean Pascal confirmed for May 25th!

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Montreal, Friday, March 15, 2013 – InterBox and Group Yvon Michel (GYM) are extremely proud to confirm that the highly anticipated duel between Lucian Bute (31-1-0 24 KO) and Jean Pascal (27-2-1 16 KO) is now signed, sealed and delivered! This huge clash will take place on Saturday, May 25th with details such as the venue and American TV yet ... Read More »

Pascal – Bute fight agreed upon

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According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, potentially the biggest bout in Canadian boxing history between former world champions Jean Pascal and Lucian Bute has been agreed to. “Bute and Pascal are going to fight each other, it’s just when we don’t know,” Yvon Michel, Pascal’s promoter, told ESPN.com on Monday. “We are working on different scenarios.” The likely scenario is ... Read More »