In Moncton on Saturday night
MONCTON, N.B. – Richard Arsenault of Wellington enjoyed a successful debut in professional boxing on Saturday night.
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Richard Arsenault, right, trains with coach Joe Borden at Credit Union Place in Summerside on Thursday afternoon. Arsenault will make his pro boxing debut in Moncton, N.B., on Saturday night.
The 34-year-old Arsenault recorded a unanimous decision over Guy Desforges of Moncton, N.B. The judges had Arsenault winning all four rounds of the bout, which took place at the Moncton Lions Centre.
Arsenault is currently the Elite 1 mixed martial arts (MMA) welterweight champion. He has an 8-2 (won-lost) record in MMA.
See complete story in Monday's Journal Pioneer.