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Kessler wants third fight with Froch, willing to fight in London

By Scott Gilfoid: Not only is Denmark’s Mikkel Kessler (46-3, 35 KO’s) willing to fight IBF/WBA super middleweight champion Carl Froch (31-2, 22 KO’s) in a 3rd fight, but he also says he’s willing to fight Froch in the UK in London again.  → read full article

Kessler says he over-trained for Froch fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Mikkel Kessler (46-3, 35 KO’s) realizes now what he did wrong when he got narrowly beaten by IBF super middleweight champion Carl Froch (31-2, 22 KO’s) last May in a 12 round unanimous decision defeat in London.  → read full article

Who’s next for Carl Froch?

By Robbie Bannatyne: Speculation abounds as to who will be the next opponent for IBF/WBA super middleweight champion Carl Froch (31-2, 22 KO’s).  → read full article

HBO has 4 names for Froch: Kessler, Ward, Chavez Jr. and Golovkin

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is saying that HBO has four names that they’d like for Hearn’s fighter IBF/WBA super middleweight champion Carl Froch (31-2, 22 KO’s) to fight on their network in the United States and those are as follows: Andre Ward, Gennady Golovkin, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.  → read full […]

Froch: Kessler fight takes priority over Andre Ward rematch

By Scott Gilfoid: Well, it looks like IBF/WBA super middleweight Carl Froch (31-2, 22 KO’s) isn’t too keen on getting back in the ring with the talented WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward (26-0, 14 KO’s) and taking the risk of getting a second schooling from the American.  → read full article

Hearn’s 2-fight plan for Froch: Kessler or Ward next, then Groves

By Scott Gilfoid: Matchroom Sport Promoter Eddie Hearn has a two-fight plan for his fighter Carl Froch (31-2, 22 KO’s) involving Froch facing either Mikkel Kessler (46-3, 35 KO’s) or Andre Ward (26-0, 14 KO’s) next before the end of the year, followed by unbeaten George Groves (19-0, 15 KO’s), according to Dan Rafael of […]

Froch: I’d rather fight Kessler than Ward; he’s not entertaining

By Scott Gilfoid: Just as I thought; all the talk that IBF/WBA super middleweight champion Carl Froch (31-2, 22 KO’s) made about being open to fighting Andre Ward in the UK seems to have been nothing more than lip service.  → read full article

Hearn leaning towards Froch-Kessler 3 instead of Froch-Ward 2

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF/WBA super middleweight champion Carl Froch’s promoter Eddie Hearn says a rematch between Froch and Mikkel Kessler is the likely next fight for the 35-year-old Froch.  → read full article

Ward’s trainer: Andre would beat Froch and Kessler on the same night

Andre Ward seen here showing his impressive inside fighting skills here against Carl Froch By Scott Gilfoid: Virgil Hunter, the trainer for WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward, believes that Carl Froch’s promoter Eddie Hearn would be making a huge mistake if he were to put Froch back in with Ward for a second go […]

Success of Froch-Kessler 2 could see Sauerland & Hearn make Abraham v Groves

By Boxing Muse: The business relationship formed between rival promoters Kalle Sauerland and Eddie Hearn in the organization of Froch V Kessler 2 could mean a possible match up of Armenian born German slugger ‘King’ Arthur Abraham and English young lion ‘Saint’ George Groves.  → read full article


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