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Froch: Bute Exposed DeGale's Lack of Punching Power

On November 28th in Canada, IBF super middleweight champion James DeGale retained his title, via twelve round decision, in a tough fight with former beltholder Lucian Bute. Bute put in his best per...Read More

Carl Froch on Lucian Bute: Mentally He's a Broken Man

Carl Froch wanted a second shot at Mikkel Kessler the second Kessler was announced as the winner of their April 2010 super middleweight title fight in Herning, Denmark. Froch understands, however, ...Read More

Bute Pays No Mind, Laughs at Carl Froch's Comments

IBF super middleweight champion Carl Froch was not impressed with Lucian Bute's decision win over Denis Grachev from Saturday night. But doesn't seem to mind, or care, about Froch's opinion. The win o...Read More

Carl Froch: Fighting Bute in Montreal Will Inspire Me

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, Carl Froch was not impressed by Lucian Bute's victory over Denis Grachev - and is planning to give the Canadian "another pasting" if they meet again. Figh...Read More

Froch Not Impressed: Hopes to give Bute another Pasting!

IBF super middleweight champion Carl Froch was not impressed by Lucian Bute's victory over Denis Grachev on Saturday night, and he expects to batter Bute in their planned March/April 2013 rematch. But...Read More

Bute, Coach Admit There is Work To Do Before Froch

Former super middleweight champion Lucian Bute (31-1, 24 KOs) did enough to win on Saturday night, but he was far from impressive in his twelve round unanimous decision victory over light heavyweight ...Read More

Hearn: Froch's Obligation is To Bute, Not Stevenson!

The ring return of Lucian Bute this weekend was originally designed as a lead-in to a tentatively scheduled March ’13 rematch with his lone conqueror Carl Froch. Plans remain in place for their se...Read More

Bute Exercises Froch Rematch Clause To Redeem Himself

There will be an eventual rematch between top super middleweights Carl Froch and Lucian Bute. It just won’t be immediate, which is good news for both fighters. Bute announced Thursday afternoon tha...Read More

Froch Returns in November, Bute Rematch in March

Carl Froch will defend his IBF World super middleweight title in the UK this winter after both his and Lucian Bute’s teams decided to delay the rematch which is now pencilled for March 2013 in Montrea...Read More

Bute: I Thought I'd Beat Carl Froch Easy, He Was Better!

Former champion Lucian Bute (30-1, 24KOs) admits that he was overtaken by the hype and felt last Saturday's fight with Carl Froch (29-2, 21KOs) was going to be an easier than expected task. Bute was w...Read More

Team Bute: Lucian May Request Immediate Froch Rematch

According to the President of Interbox, Jean Bédard, he wouldn't be surprised if Lucian Bute (30-1, 24KOs) requested an immediate rematch with IBF super middleweight champion Carl Froch (29-2, 21KOs)....Read More

Carl Froch's Domination of Bute Sets Up Intriguing Series

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Every now and then, you just know. Based on the research I’d done and live fights I’d seen heading into last week, I honestly couldn’t imagine a circumstance where a long-time...Read More

Hearn on Bute: Who Would Want Froch Again After That?

Promoter Eddie Hearn has serious doubts about Lucian Bute's willingness to exercise his rematch clause with Carl Froch (29-2, 21KOs). On Saturday night in Nottingham, Froch gave Bute (30-1, 24KOs) a b...Read More

“Fighting Words” – Froch-Bute: The Cobra Strikes Back

by David P. Greisman - Barring the occasional opponent whose primary motivation is to pick up a paycheck, every fighter steps into the ring intent on winning. Every fighter, then, has something to pro...Read More

Carl Froch Still Super, As Evidenced In Destruction of Bute

By Jake Donovan - Carl Froch rallied from the crushing defeat at the hands of Andre Ward with the biggest win of his career, stopping Lucian Bute in five rounds Saturday evening in Nottingham, England...Read More

Carl Froch: Forget a Rematch, Bute May Never Fight Again!

Carl Froch fears he may have ended Lucian Bute's career after delivering a "devastating beating" which crowned him a three-time world champion while crushing his opponent's unbeaten record. The Eng...Read More

Bute Disputes That He Has Any Issues With His Chin

Canadian super middleweight Lucian Bute (30-1, 24KOs) received five stitches above his left eye, a product of the beating that he took from Carl Froch on Saturday night in Nottingham. Froch (29-2, 21...Read More

Bute's Trainer Discusses The Froch Loss, Rematch, More

Stephan Larouche, the trainer of former IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute (30-1, 24KOs), admits that his fighter will have to re-evaluate his career after a comprehensive defeat to Carl Froc...Read More

Froch Credits Bute's Power: He Hit Me With Some Shots!

Nottingham Arena, Nottingham - Carl Froch (29-2, 21KOs) became a three time world champion when he stopped previously undefeated Lucian Bute (30-1, 24KOs) in five rounds to capture the IBF super middl...Read More

EPIX Stats: Froch Unloads 75 Bombs in Final Three Rounds

Lucian Bute left his jab at home and as a result Carl Froch landed 54% of his power punches. Froch had a 75-15 edge in power shots landed over the last three rounds. ...Read More