Posts Tagged ‘ Quebec ’

Boxing : Pascal Overcomes Bute In Montreal


NABF light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal out-pointed former IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute over twelve rounds claiming the vacant WBC diamond championship in the process.

The Bell Center in Montreal, Canada was packed out as both boxers wanted to claim bragging rights at their adopted home. Pascal (29-2-1, 17KOs) from Haiti,boxing out of Quebec, claimed the decision over Lucian Bute (31-2, 24KOs) from Romania, also boxing out of Quebec. Continue reading

Canadian Fireball Town Edges Towards Normality

Shell-shocked residents of a Quebec town took a small step back towards normality today as they were allowed to return to their homes, yards away from the devastated centre of the lakeside town that was turned into a warzone when a train carrying 72 cars of crude oil jumped the track and exploded into flames on July 6th. Continue reading