Centre Gervais Auto, Quebec, Canada
Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Lemieux vs Ntetu?
David Lemieux beat Francy Ntetu by knockout in the 5th round on Saturday 10th October 2020 at Centre Gervais Auto in Quebec.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Lemieux vs Ntetu stats
Back in October 2020, David Lemieux stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 4 wins, zero loses and 34 draws.
Francy Ntetu made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 3 wins and 4 draws.
David Lemieux was the younger man by 7 years, at 32 years old.
Ntetu had a height advantage of 1 inch over Lemieux.
Both David Lemieux & Francy Ntetu fought out of an orthodox stance.
Lemieux was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 31 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 2 years and 7 months earlier than Ntetu, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 90 more professional rounds, 200 to Ntetu's 110.
David Lemieux went into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBA, 3 by the WBC and 5 by the WBO at super middleweight.
Lemieux vs Ntetu form
Lemieux had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Max Bursak on 7th December 2019 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada.
Previous to that, he had won against 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.
Going into that contest, he had beat Karim Achour on 26th May 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Centre Videotron, Quebec, Canada.
Before that, 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.
He had defeated Marcos Reyes on 6th May 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Lemieux's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
Ntetu's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 1 month and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
What time did Lemieux vs Ntetu start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 AM UTC at Centre Gervais Auto, Quebec, Canada, which was 11:00 PM EST or 8:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Lemieux vs Ntetu?
David Lemieux was a 3/100 (-3300) favourite going into the contest, while Francy Ntetu made his way into the ring at 9/1 (+900) with oddsmakers.