DeGale retains his world title with points win over Bute

James DeGale vs Lucian Bute

James DeGale (22-1, 14 KOs) retained his IBF super-middleweight title with a unanimous points decision over the former champion Lucian Bute (32-3, 25 KOs) in Quebec City on Saturday night. DeGale dominated the first three rounds but as the fight progressed Bute imposed himself on the champion, at times backing DeGale