Cloutier’s Canada Corner
Simon Kean vs. Dillon Carman Rematch June 15
By Daniel Cloutier
MONTRÉAL - Heavyweight Simon Kean was dreaming to get a
rematch with Dillon Carman, and his dream will become
reality. Promoter Camille Estephan, from The Eye Of The
Tiger Management Group in Montréal, confirmed that this
rematch will be presented June 15th at the Gervais Centre in
Shawinigan, a city located at 15 miles of Trois-Rivières,
Kean (16-1-0), a fighter from Trois-Rivières, lost his only
pro bout in October 2018 at the Videotron Centre in Québec
City, when Carman, a fighter from Toronto, surprised him in
beating him by KO in the fourth round.
In winning this bout, Carman (15-4-0) became NABA
heavyweight North American champion.
Kean wants absolutely to win this rematch, to improve his
chances to reach the Top 10 of the international boxing
ratings before the end of the year or next year.
“This rematch Kean-Carman will create a huge interest in the
region Trois-Rivières-Shawinigan,” said Estephan. “I know
that Kean was hoping since a year to get a rematch with
Carman. He was so happy when I confirmed I finalized a deal