Antonin Decarie vs. Israel Cardona
2008-02-09 : Antonin Decarie 145 lbs beat Israel Cardona 146 lbs by UD in round 10 of 10
- Location: Montreal Casino, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- Referee: Gerry Bolen
- Judge: Robert Gay 100-90
- Judge: Jean Lapointe 100-90
- Judge: Pasquale Procopio 100-90
- Weights: Décarie 145.1 lbs, Cardona 146.1 lbs
- Décarie completely dominated every round of the fight, landing combinations seemingly at will, but could never send Cardona to the canvas.
- Cardona was simply too slow, and his punches too wide, to mount any effective attack against Décarie.
- Before the fight, Décarie vacated his Canadian Boxing Federation light welterweight title, making his move to welterweight a permanent one.