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Demetrius Andrade Will Be Ringside To Scout Saunders, Lemieux

White Plains, NY/Philadelphia, PA -- Undefeated, two-time world champion Demetrius Andrade will be ringside for the WBO World Middleweight Title bout between undefeated champion Billy Joe Saunders and David Lemieux.

Andrade (25-0, 16 KOs) made his middleweight debut on October 21st with an impressive 12-round unanimous decision over Alantez Fox and will be looking at the winner of the title fight as a possible opponent in the near future.

"I am looking forward to seeing a good fight. A boxer in Saunders against a banger in Lemieux. I am excited to be ringside for the fight, and may the best man win. The winner of the fight is a world champion, and I just want to fight the best fighters in the middleweight division."

Andrade of Providence, Rhode Island is ranked number-3 by the WBO, number-7 by the WBC, number-3 by the WBA, and number-7 by the IBF.

Andrade is co-promoted by Banner Promotions and Joe DeGuardia's Star Boxing.

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IN OTHER NEWS:  This Saturday night world-ranked middleweight Antoine Douglas (22-1-1, 16 KOs) will make his HBO debut when he takes on Gary O'Sullivan (26-2, 18 KOs) in the co-feature bout of an HBO World Championship Boxing® tripleheader from Laval, Quebec, Canada.

The main of event will pit undefeated WBO world middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders defending his title against Canadian knockout artist David Lemieux.

Douglas and O'Sullivan will battle for the WBO Intercontinental Middleweight title as well as Douglas defending his NABA Middleweight title with the winner moving up the line to face the winner of the main event.

Douglas' longtime promoter GH3 Promotions' Vito Mielnicki is excited about the opportunity that his fighter has not only on Saturday, but going forward with a new alliance with Golden Boy Promotions.

"Antoine had an awesome training camp. He trained not far from our offices in New Jersey, and I was able to visit him often, and he looks tremendous," said Mielnicki.

"We know Gary O'Sullivan is a tough competitor, and Antoine knows that he has to perform on HBO this Saturday. This has been a long process, but now we have a multi-fight agreement with Golden Boy Promotions, so the prospect of major fights are clearly in his sight." 

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Lester Tutor on 12-18-2017

Hashtaggerz HBO...

Comment by Pain~Lucy on 12-17-2017

andrade want no part of that slickness

Comment by McNulty on 12-17-2017

[QUOTE=Johnston;18338886]Boo boo beats both of them[/QUOTE] Saunders will give him big problems.

Comment by BM dnobagaV on 12-17-2017

Andrade won't step in the same country as Saunders after seeing this.

Comment by 285Kid on 12-16-2017

Jermall Charlo Daniel Jacobs Sergiy Derevyanchenko Should all get a shot before him

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