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Kessler: Carl Froch is Still Making The Same Mistakes

By Oscar Nielsen

When Mikkel Kessler talks about Carl Froch, he does so with some leverage as the two of them have fought before. While the English Media believes that the Nottingham Cobra has progressed in the last couple of years, the Dane sees little change. He tells Danish news agency RITZAU:

"He is making a lot of mistakes. I also think that he never changes. A lot of the stuff he is doing, is exactly the same thing he has been doing for years. Of course he has gained some experience with his fights, but essentially he is doing the same things he's always done."

Kessler and his American trainer Jimmy Montoya has crafted a plan that should ensure victory again for the viking superstar on May 25th in the UK.

"I've watched the first fight against Carl a few times, but not that much. My trainer watches it twice a day though," the Dane laughs and adds: "We're coming to London fully prepared and with a couple of surprises in store for Froch".

Kessler hopes that Carl Froch feels the pressure from the massive home crowd in London.

"I'm sure that this, being his biggest fight at home, will lead him to come flying out of his corner from the opening bell. He wants to show that he's the champion. That's just good [for me]."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by oksehud on 05-11-2013

Another factor: Froch became the father of a little baby girl last friday. I (being the father of two girls ) can imagine Froch losing a bit of the mental focus (and sleep) up to the fight. Unless he moves…

Comment by Cobra_ on 05-10-2013

[QUOTE=BattlingNelson;13349839]I think this is a common misconception. Froch looked worn out against Johnson. Was outclassed against a one handed Ward, battered a shellschocked Bute who had a gimpy leg. Froch might be favoured, but that should be because of homefield.…

Comment by Weebler I on 05-10-2013

[QUOTE=oksehud;13350818]Another thing: I live in Copenhagen, and I actually bumped into Jimmy Montoya in a shopping mall last week. [B]We had a little chat (he was really cool and down to earth), and although he (obviously) wouldn't reveal all their…

Comment by oksehud on 05-10-2013

[QUOTE=LacedUp;13350852]I meet both Kessler and Montoya regularly as Mikkel lives right next to me around "fields". They both seem confident and then so am I. Kessler takes it.[/QUOTE] Hahaha I met Jimmy in Fields. He was just such a cool…

Comment by LacedUp on 05-10-2013

[QUOTE=oksehud;13350818]Another thing: I live in Copenhagen, and I actually bumped into Jimmy Montoya in a shopping mall last week. We had a little chat (he was really cool and down to earth), and although he (obviously) wouldn't reveal all their…

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