David Lemieux is a Canadian Professional Boxer. Here, you will know his net worth, age, salary, wife, height, and all the recent news.
Nine-year-old Lemieux started boxing. He won three Canadian Amateur titles. Lemieux lost his first four amateur bouts then won 16 consecutive, including four junior crowns. He went 91-12 as an amateur.
Lemieux wanted to become a pro at 17, but CBF regulations made him wait. The gym quickly signed him to a multi-fight deal.
Lemieux fought Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam (31-1, 18 KOs) for the IBF middleweight title in February 2015. He became the mandatory challenger after beating Curtis Stevens in 2014. Jermain Taylor lost his IBF belt because of legal difficulties.
The IBF wanted N’Dam to face Felix Sturm for the vacant championship, but Sturm refused to fight at 160 pounds. The IBF then ordered British challenger Billy Joe Saunders, but he also declined due to his WBO commitment. IBF chose #5 Lemieux.
Lemieux will fight on the undercard of Canelo-Khan in Las Vegas on May 7, 2016. Glen Tapia (23-2, 15 KOs), a fresh Golden Boy fighter, will be his opponent.
Lemieux agreed to fight Miguel Cotto on December 2, 2017, at Madison Square Garden on HBO. Regardless of who Cotto fights, Lemieux will be on the show, a source said.
Lemieux battled Max Bursak on December 7. Bursak dropped Lemieux in the first and fifth rounds. Lemieux knocked out Bursak in round 6. Lemieux beat Bursak 94-93 on two scorecards, 93-94 on the third.
David Lemieux Personal Information:
|Full Name||David Lemieux|
|Born||December 22, 1988|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Birthplace||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
|Father name||Garo Melekian|
|Mother name||Aznive Khavloudjian|
The player was born on December 22, 1988. He is 33 years of age.
David Lemieux’s Net Worth and Salary:
David Lemieux has a net worth of $5 million in 2022. He earned most of these from the prize money of different tournaments. The player receives a salary of $1.5 million. David Lemieux is sponsored by many national and international sponsors.
The player has a height of 5 ft 9 in. His weight is 168 pounds.
The player has a nickname of The Demolisher. He demolishes all his opponents in the ring. That’s why he is called by this name by his fans and friends.
David is married, he is married to Jennifer Abe.
Recent News About David Lemieux:
Lemieux faced Francy Ntetu on October 10, 2020, and emerged victorious after five rounds of combat. Lemieux was able to catch his opponent with a huge left hook, which knocked him out and brought an early stop to the bout.