Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Lemieux vs Johnson?
David Lemieux could face Tureano Johnson in Summer 2021 in New York.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Lemieux vs Johnson stats
David Lemieux would step into the ring with a record of 42 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 35 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tureano Johnson would make his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Lemieux would have advantage in power over Johnson, with a 83% knock out percentage over Johnson's 71%.
David Lemieux is the younger man by 5 years, at 32 years old.
Johnson has 4-inch reach advantage.
Both David Lemieux & Tureano Johnson fight out of an orthodox stance.
Lemieux is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 21 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 2 years and 10 months earlier than Johnson, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 70 more professional rounds, 195 to Johnson's 125.
Tureano Johnson is currently ranked number 10 by the WBC in the 160lb division.
Lemieux vs Johnson form
Lemieux has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Francy Ntetu on 10th October 2020 by knockout in the 5th round at Centre Gervais Auto, Quebec, Canada.
Previous to that, he had defeated Max Bursak on 7th December 2019 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Bell Centre, Montreal.
Going into that contest, he had beat Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan on 15th September 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had won against Karim Achour on 26th May 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Centre Videotron, Quebec, Canada.
He had been beaten by Billy Joe Saunders on 16th December 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at Bell Centre, Montreal.
Johnson has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Jaime Munguia on 30th October 2020 by unanimous decision in the 6th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Jason Quigley on 18th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Sergiy Derevyanchenko on 25th August 2017 by technical knockout in the 12th round at Buffalo Run Casino, Miami.
Before that, he had defeated Eamonn O’Kane on 17th October 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Hehad won against Alex Theran on 9th January 2015 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
In terms of recent activity, David Lemieux has been fighting more than Tureano Johnson.
David Lemieux last fought 7 months and 6 days ago, while Tureano Johnson's last outing was 6 months and 16 days ago.
Lemieux's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 5 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
Johnson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 6 years, 4 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Lemieux vs Johnson?
Tureano Johnson is currently () to win the contest outright, while you can get () on David Lemieux if you fancy the incredible upset.