BULK POWDERS™ athlete James DeGale is back in action on November 28th, making the first defence of his IBF Super Middleweight World Title against Canada’s Lucian Bute. Bute is a former IBF champion, who successfully defended his title nine times before losing to Carl Froch in Nottingham. This time, Bute will have home advantage with the fight taking place in Quebec City, Canada.
James goes into the fight full of confidence having won the title against American Andre Dirrell in Boston, USA. James knocked Dirrell down twice on the way to a unanimous points decision. In his previous two fights, James’ knocked out both highly ranked Mexican Marco Antonio Periban and American Brandon Gonzales. Asked about fighting Bute in Canada, James told BULK POWDERS™, “It doesn’t matter to me. Of course, I’d like to defend my belt in front of my home fans but that time will come. For now, I’ve business to take care of in Canada.”
Bute has 32 wins from 34 fights, but a confident DeGale said, “Bute is world class but I’m better. I’m faster, more skilful and I’ll be coming home with my belt.”
As always, BULK POWDERS™ will be supporting James with the highest quality sports nutrition throughout his training camp to help him perform at his best.
BULK POWDERS™ athlete James DeGale, aims to make the second defence of his IBF Super Middleweight World Title this weekend. James takes on mandatory challenger, Rogelio ‘Porky’ Medina from Mexico. The fight takes place in Washington DC on Saturday 30th April (Sunday 1st UK time). On the same card, Badou Jack defends his WBC title […]
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BULK POWDERS™ athlete James DeGale is nearing the end of preparation for his IBF World Title defence against Lucian Bute. The fight takes place on November 28th at the Videotron Centre in Quebec City, Canada. James is doing something very few champions do: travelling to their opponents backyard to defend the title. It’s even more […]
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