Kessler and Froch agree to terms - rematch on

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  1. ZroC

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    Matchroom Sport and Team Sauerland are delighted to announce that Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler will fight in Britain.

    The huge super middleweight rematch is the fight of the year in boxing and the two sides are delighted that terms have been agreed on the biggest fight on British soil in many years.

    Full details on the fight will be announced at a press conference soon, and both fighters have expressed their delight that they will once again lock horns.

    "First and foremost, I'm really pleased the fight has finally been arranged,
     
  2. borntoloseNOT

    borntoloseNOT Brown Belt

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    Now we're talking! Great news! I can't easily pick a winner, too tightly contested last time around. My gut says Froch. But, that's almost entirely on the basis that he looked so tremendous steamrolling Bute, and Kessler has been on a vacation from any kind of real threat for almost 3* years now.

    *Edit: Make that almost 3 yrs, not 2
     
  3. XCuTioNeR

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    Sexy.
    Kessler eeks out another close one, and some monkeys will scream robbery.
     
  4. Iceferg

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    come one hope kessler does it
     
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    This is the fight i've really been wanting to see this year, and in the UK as well, absolutely great news. Will definitely be picking up a ticket for this if i can afford it.
     
  7. nvs1985

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    Good stuff.
     
  8. Athenry04

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    Sweet, can't wait.
     
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    Froch gonna win
     
  10. UL

    UL no more yellows Double Yellow Card

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    I think Kessler beats him again with a close decision.

    Looking forward to it though.
     
  11. cuban23

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    Froch wins rematch, Kessler has taken a sharp decline since their last fight whereas Froch has actually gotten better.

    I expect a clear Froch UD win.
     
  12. Breakfast Bar

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    Good fight.

    I'll take the guy I underestimated going into the super six (Froch) by clear decision over the guy I overestimate (Kessler). Froch has a way of beating guys I don't think he should be able to beat.
     
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    He's good man. A whole lot of people sleep on him
     
  14. Vi

    Vi Brown Belt

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    I like Froch in the rematch.Kessler won't make it easy that's for sure.Should be a good fight though either way.
     
  15. Tobago Jones

    Tobago Jones The marathon continues

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    Great news.

    Hopefully Kessler beats Froch.
     
  16. Sebbe

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    Hard to pick a winner but I'm really looking forward to it!
     
  17. JayElectra

    JayElectra Paper Belt Banned

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    I think Froch takes it at this point. Much rather see this than Mack or Stevenson.
     
  18. cuban23

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    lol obviously. I'd rather see him fight Bute again tbh, than Stevenson.
     
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    Ya, I would, too. Bute don't want none of that, though.
     
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    Kessler is going to box him up. I got him by clear UD in a competitive fight.
     

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