International Boxing Federation (IBF) super middleweight champion Carl "The Cobra" Froch (29-2, 21 KOs) has warned challenger Yusaf Mack (31-4, 17 KOs) that he will pay for his pre-fight jibes when the pair meet Saturday, headlining the "True Brit" pay-per-view event (in the U.S.), live from Nottingham, United Kingdom.
Mack appeared live on Ringside after the first press conference for the clash and called Froch, "a fake Joe Calzaghe." The pair came face-to-face again at yesterday's press conference at the Capital FM Arena, and "The Cobra" told the challenger that he will "face his wrath" in his ninth consecutive World title fight.
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"I was just letting him know that he said too much when my back was turned and it might be inside his mind that I'm a bit wound up," said Froch, a huge 1-18 favorite by Betfair to retain the title and 1-4 to do so inside the distance. "I just wanted him to know he talked a load of rubbish on Ringside about Joe Calzaghe, but he pr...