On Saturday, Dec. 16, HBO Boxing held Saunders vs. Lemieux from the Place Bell in Laval, Quebec.

In the night’s main event, WBO world middleweight champ Billy Joe Saunders defended his title against Quebec-native David Lemieux, the former IBF world middleweight titleholder.

The event aired live at 9:45 p.m. ET on HBO Boxing.

Billy Joe Saunders def. David Lemieux by unanimous decision (117-111, 118-110, 120-108) – for WBO world middleweight title
Gary O’Sullivan def. Antoine Douglas by knockout. Round 7 – for vacant WBO inter-continental middleweight title
Yves Ulysse Jr. def. Cletus Seldin by unanimous decision (99-88 x3)

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Zach Aittama
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Zach Aittama became a fan of martial arts at an early age. Hooked on the sport after one experience, Zach started training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai as a teenager. Watching the sport only increased his interest, building a fascination for combat sports around the globe. Years of training and amateur bouts later, Zach continues to train while working and attending school full-time. Zach started writing for Fight Sport Asia in 2014 and joined the Combat Press staff in July of 2015.

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