The super middleweight division continues to deliver the best quality fights in boxing on May 26 when undefeated IBF champion Lucian Bute takes on two-time champion and veteran warrior Carl Froch in the Briton's backyard of Nottingham. These two fighters are ranked by Proboxing-fans.com at #2 and #4 respectively, and if Bute wins he can expect to become the logical challenger to top dog Andre Ward. A win by Froch not only puts the IBF belt around his waist, but sets the stage for lucrative rematches with either Mikkel Kessler or Andre Dirrell.
Carl Froch (28-2, 20 KOs)
6'1" tall, 75" reach, 34 years old
Former Two-Time Super Middleweight Champion
The Cobra is the division's ironman, the guy who has proven beyond a shadow of a doubt that he is willing to fight anyone who will get in the ring with him. The man's last seven fights read like a Who's Who of the 168-pound and 175-pound weight classes, and in six of those...