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Froch is Angry: I Should Not Be Fighting in Atlantic City!

By Mark Vester

WBC super middleweight champion Carl Froch is not happy with having to face Glen Johnson at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on June 4. Froch wanted to stage his next fight before his loyal fans in Nottingham. The fight with Johnson is part of the semi-finals in the Super Six tournament. Froch's contract with Showtime, who coordinate the Super Six, directs the match to take place in America.

"It's not ideal," admitted Froch to the Nottingham Post. "I should be fighting in Nottingham, but what can I do? The venue [in Atlantic City] isn't great - it holds about 2,800, when I could be fighting in front of a full house in Nottingham. Still, it looks as though the final will be at Madison Square Garden, which would be awesome."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ShoulderRoll on 04-08-2011

[QUOTE=micky1971;10342908] CONCLUSION: we ruled the world BEFORE the americans and statiscally we have the better history with the better fighters with more airmiles than them. [/QUOTE] :haha: You have the better history? Tell me how many American heavyweight champions have…

Comment by Jack Napier on 04-08-2011

like Froch but this is stupid signed contract for US, must fight in the US, pretty simple stop bit[COLOR="Black"]c[/COLOR]hing and just fight still picking him but thinking Johnson is more live now Froch acting insecure all of a sudden, crying…

Comment by shogunn on 04-08-2011

[QUOTE=ding-ding;10343236]BOOM! RULE BRITANNIA :D [IMG]http://my247.com.au/247venue_images/2804-200955-Rule%20Britannia.jpg[/IMG] I ****in love Ameica but some of the people there are pathetic in their jibes and let themselves down... A bunch of [B]white American guys were calling my mate Euro Trash [/B]in New York, [B]white[/B]…

Comment by ding-ding on 04-08-2011

[QUOTE=micky1971;10342908]ok, first thing: americans dont fight outside as a rule but there are, and have been some exceptions. we (the british) fight all over their country and still dont gain their respect. they carry on like yanksville is the place…

Comment by micky1971 on 04-08-2011

ok, first thing: americans dont fight outside as a rule but there are, and have been some exceptions. we (the british) fight all over their country and still dont gain their respect. they carry on like yanksville is the place…

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