Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/5/14

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 25: Adonis Stevenson of Canada lands a punch to the head of Jarrod Fletcher of Australia in the Middleweight 75 kg Gold Medal Bout during the boxing at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre during day ten of the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games March 25, 2006 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
In an upset, Joachim Alcine (33-2-1, 19 KOs) scored a 12-round majority decision against fading prospect David Lemieux (25-2, 24 KOs) for a minor WBC middleweight belt at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Alcine, a former junior middleweight world titlist who was 0-1-1 in his last two fights coming into this bout and hadn't won a bout since 2009, boxed well and never seemed to be affected by Lemieux's punching power. Lemieux, who was knocked out in seven rounds by Marco Antonio Rubio last April, tried to pressure his opponent, but could never impose himself on Alcine or make his heavy hands much of a factor. Lemieux controlled the bout early, even pinning Alcine against the ropes, launching a barrage of shots that were mostly picked off by the former WBA 154-pound titlist. In the fifth, though, Alcine began to come on and even up the bout with a more balanced skill set and more consistent execution than the 22-year-old Lemieux. At the end of the contest, the judges' scorecards were a ...
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