Local boxer Jean Pascal, a former light heavyweight champion, is coming out of retirement to put on the gloves to face former hockey enforcer and ex-MMA fighter Steve Bosse. The fight has been moved from June 29th to July 20th at Place Bell.
Pascal has a successful career winning the WBC title in 2009 and defended it four times until finally losing it to Bernard Hopkins in 2011. He was in nine title fights over the course of his career. His overall record was 32-5-1 and his last time in the ring was in December of 2017, a win over Ahmed Elbiali. As for Bosse his boxing career just began this past February though the 36-year-old has been a fighter of one type or another for most of his life.
-Date: July 20, 2018
-Venue: Place Bell
-Ticket Purchase: www.ticketmaster.ca
-Ticket Prices: $67.00, $103.50, $141.00, $272.25, $532.50 (plus handling charges)
-Time: 7:00 p.m.