Photos: Bute, Pascal Go Face To Face in Montreal

The official press conference took place to announce the rescheduled date for the Canadian super-fight between former champion Jean Pascal (28-2-1, 17KOs) and Lucian Bute (31-1, 24KOs), which takes place over twelve rounds in the light heavyweight division. The fight has been set in stone for and HBO televised date of January 18 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Both boxers are going to take part in a drug testing protcol, but it wasn't revealed as to which agency would conduct the tests.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Ringlife on 11-01-2013

This is a 50/50 fight I am going with Pascal in this one.

Comment by lutenco on 11-01-2013

Who knows boxing can't miss this fight;there are all the elements for a terrific fight for the ages.(technician and brawler,both with heavy and fast hands,glass chin,both have heart,southpaw and orthodox,same flag, MARK MY WORDS!!!

Comment by gmc_rfc_06 on 11-01-2013

[QUOTE=MDPopescu;13891830]It's not strange -- Bute is a technician... People still like him. But I'm not rooting for Bute anymore...[/QUOTE] It is strange -- he's only a 'technician' against duds. He's been in deep sh*t against some poor opponents and saved…

Comment by Mr Ehrmantraut on 11-01-2013

As long as he doesn't get injured, Pascal lays the pipe.

Comment by ddangerous on 11-01-2013

I love this fight. Both of these guys have ch1nks in their mental armor. First one to land a big punch will have an immediate advantage over the rest of the fight.

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