News | Mar 11 2016

David Lemieux aims to bounce back from Gennady Golovkin loss

David Lemieux fights James De la Rosa tomorrow night
Gennady Golovkin
Lemieux  |  Tom Hogan/Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions

TOMORROW night, former IBF world middleweight champion David Lemieux fights for the first time since his eight-round stoppage loss to Gennady Golovkin in October.

The 27-year-old Canadian elected to fight WBA champion Golovkin in his first title defence, though was soundly beaten at Madison Square Garden in New York.

He returns to his hometown of Montreal, Quebec to take on fringe contender James De la Rosa over 10 rounds.