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Photo: Lucian Bute, Eleider Alvarez on Weight, Ready For Battle

WBC Silver Light Heavyweight Championship & Mandatory Title Eliminator (12 rounds), photo by Manny Montreal / The FightCity.
Eleider Alvarez (21-0, 10 KOs), Champion, Montreal, Quebec, Canada via Colombia 174.6 lbs.
Lucian Bute (32-3-1, 25 KOs), Challenger, Laval, Quebec, Canada via Romania 173.6 lbs.

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Vacant WBU Heavyweight Championship (12 rounds)*
Eric Martel-Bahoeli (14-5-2, 8 KOs), Quebec City, Quebec, Canada 253.8 lbs.
Adam Braidwood (6-1, 5 KOs), Victoria, British Colombia, Canada 250.8 lbs.
 
Super Welterweights (8 rounds)*
Sebastien Bouchard (14-1, 5 KOs), Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec, Canada (8) 149.6 lbs.
Gustavo Garibay (13-7-2, 5 KOs), Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico 150 lbs.
 
IBF International & Vacant NABO Middleweight Championships (10 rounds)*
Francis Lafreniere (14-5-2, 8 KOs), Champion, Coteau-du-Lac, Quebec, Canada 157.8 lbs.
Uriel "Big Bang" Gonzalez (15-1-1, 11 KOs), Challenger, Ciudad Juarez, Mexico 159.2 lbs.
 
Super Middleweights (8 rounds)
Dario Bredicean (11-0, 3 KOs), Montreal, Quebec, Canada 169.2 lbs.
Alejandro Torres (9-1-2, 4 KOs), Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico 165.4 lbs.
 
Super Middleweights (4 rounds)
Christian M'Billi (1-0, 1 KO), Montreal, Quebec, Canada via France 163.2 lbs.
Jesus Olivares (5-3, 3 KOs), Puebla, Mexico 168.2 lbs.
 
*Denotes PPV fight
 
WHAT: "BUTE VS. ALVAREZ"
 
WHEN:  Friday, February 24, 2017
 
WHERE:  Videotron Centre in Quebec City, Canada.
 
PROMOTER:  Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) and Gestev, presentation of Videotron and Mise-O-Jeu
 
HOW TO WATCH:  Integrated Sports Media will distribute in the United States, starting at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT, on cable, satellite and internet pay-per-view via iN Demand, Vubiquity, DIRECTV, DISH and the FITE app for a suggested retail price of only $29.95.
 
In Canada, available to watch, in English or French, on Canal Indigo, Shaw TV and Bell TV; English-only on Rogers PPV, as well as in many of the top Canadian sports bars.
 
Outside of North America, "BUTE VS ALVAREZ" is being distributed by leading boxing television rights distribution firm, Protocol Sports Marketing Ltd.
 
TICKETS:  On sale and available to purchase by going on line to www.Videotron.centrequebeccity.cpm/tickets and www.Ticketmaster.ca

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by NEETzsche on 02-24-2017

I got Bute here. He looked good against DeGale and Jack and Alvarez is bang average imo

Comment by gspm23 on 02-24-2017

Funny how people don't know crap about roids. Bute got caught ONCE in his entire career and it wasn't something crazy, only Ostarine. I'd suggest you to google Ostarine and see what it is. On a 0 to 10 scale,…

Comment by PunchyPotorff on 02-24-2017

Bute all the way. I know fans grind on him for his missteps and losses in recent years, but he still can box very well if he stays at it all 12.

Comment by Superbee on 02-23-2017

BTW why isn't this fight listed in the Boxing Schedule section ?

Comment by Superbee on 02-23-2017

[QUOTE=knockoutkid;17448326]I think alvarez will win cause bute will get hit at some point and alvarez can definately punch[/QUOTE] Alvarez has sub par power for a top LHW and isn't very active... If Bute brings his A game this will be…

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