Hard hitting HyeFighter from Laval Canada, 23-year-old middleweight David Lemieux (26-2, 25 KOs), will be back in action at the Bell Centre in Montreal Canada on October 12th in a 10-round co-featured event on the Stevenson – George fight card. HyeFighter Lemieux takes on Mexican puncher Alvaro “The Cobra” Gaona (15-1-0, 12 KO), the World Boxing Council Fecombox champion since 2010, who turned professional in 2005. Gaona is a hard-hitting, aggressive fighter, evident by his 12 knockouts in 15 victories. His only loss as a pro was to Esau Errera (17-5-1, 8 KOs) in 2011, which Gaona avenged last June by a 10th round technical knockout.
With 2012 coming to a close, Lemieux intends to finish this year strong. “Last weekend I was excited watching boxers in my division like (Sergio) Martinez, (Julio) Chavez Jr. and (Mathew) Macklin,” Lemieux commented. “I thought that is the level I want to be fighting at and as soon as possible. I know I’m not there, yet, but I am neglecting nothing, personally or professionally to get there. I assure you that I am not so too far away.”