Originally posted on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 6/18/12
With his gritty determination to fight the very best in the division, Carl Froch has established himself as a fan favorite and the sport's reigning ironman. In this way, Froch is carrying the torch for the British super middleweight tradition, but like the Welsh great Joe Calzaghe, he is carrying that torch alone. The British reputation in the 168 lbs weight class was set in the 1990s, when a handful of English boxers fought for world titles, national bragging rights, and to settle personal scores. To seek challenges, Froch has had to look outside the UK, a situation likely to continue for at least another year or two. But what if Nigel Benn were visited by the Doctor while preparing for his 1993 rematch with Chris Eubank, and recruited to combat some cosmic menace. Pumped up and finding himself in modern day London, he learns of Carl Froch and immediately charges to Nottingham for a showdown, 10 round gym war... Carl Froch vs. Nigel Benn Recognizing a tough banger when he
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