Posted May 24, 2013 on AP on Fox
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Three years after losing his unbeaten record and WBC super-middleweight title to Danish fighter Mikkel Kessler, Carl Froch has the chance to make amends on home soil. Froch and Kessler meet Saturday night at London's O2 Arena in a high-profile unification bout. Froch holds the IBF title and Kessler is the current WBA champion. Since losing on points to Kessler after 12 brutal rounds in Denmark in 2010, Froch has enjoyed an impressive resurgence and improved his career record to 30-2. The English fighter regained his WBC title with a unanimous victory over Arthur Abraham in the Super Six Series, stopped the previously unbeaten Lucian Bute to win the IBF crown and defended that belt with a convincing win over Yusaf Mack in three rounds. If the 35-year-old Froch could avenge his loss to Kessler and add the WBA crown to his IBF title, he would hold two of the major super-middleweight titles concurrently for the first time in his career and secure his status as one of the best fighte...
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