By Richard Cloutier
The current WBC International champion at middleweight, David Lemieux (25-1-0), has signed a contract with Eye of the Tiger Management. The Eye of The Tiger stable includes a numbers of boxers from Quebec, including WBC mandatory heavyweight challenger Bermane Stiverne, rising star Dierry Jean, Nicholson Poulard, and several others.
In other news, promotional firm Groupe Yvon Michel has officially announced that Lemieux will face former WBA world champion Joachim "Ti-Joa" Alcine (32-2-1) in a twelve round contest. The fight takes place at the Bell Centre on December 10th, as part of the popular Fast and Furious series.