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Froch Warns Ward: Don't Butt Me Like You Did Kessler!

By Mel "Sabaka" Ohlhoft

WBC super middleweight champion Carl Froch has issued a warning to his WBA counterpart, he doesn't want any head clashes to occur in their Super Six unification on October 29 in Atlantic City. Froch is concerned with head clashes after numerous butts plagued Ward's fight with Mikkel Kessler in 2009. The Danish star suffered several cuts that forced an early end to the fight and Ward won an eleven round technical decision. After the fight, Kessler complained that Ward was using his head as a weapon.

According to Steve Bunce of ESPN UK - Froch told Ward "I don't want you to butt me like you butted Mikkel Kessler." Ward looked a little taken aback, but Froch carried on: "I'm not joking. I don't want you to butt me, I don't want the fight to be ruined by cuts."

Froch plans to fight fire with fire - "If he butts me, I will butt him back, don't worry. And then it will turn into madness." Nobody wants that.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by gattigal on 08-28-2011

No need for playing mind checkers, Carl. Just go in there and kick his ass! You know how to retailate. And please, put a muzzle on your girlfriend, she is SO annoying!!

Comment by mshap on 08-28-2011

Froch tends to fight dirty either when he's in some trouble or in retaliation of his opponent's illegal tactics -- Ward, on the other hand, fights dirty as part of his boxing style -- the ref for this fight needs…

Comment by crold1 on 08-28-2011

[QUOTE=KnockUTheFukOut;11046085]lol Kessler was getting his A$$ KICKED, the headbutts are going used as an EXCUSE as to why he was getting DESTROYED Ward hands speed was the difference in that fight from ROUND 1, Ward was too FAST and too…

Comment by jreckoning on 08-28-2011

[quote=champion4ever;11049685]Could there be any bigger douche in the sport of boxing today than Carl Froch? The man got lucky against Jermain Taylor; A fight in which he was clearly losing and trailing on the scorecards, until Taylor gassed out. Then…

Comment by champion4ever on 08-28-2011

Could there be any bigger douche in the sport of boxing today than Carl Froch? The man got lucky against Jermain Taylor; A fight in which he was clearly losing and trailing on the scorecards, until Taylor gassed out. Then…

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