Photo: Kessler Sparring With Sulecki For Froch Rematch
By Luke Furman
WBA "regular" super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler (46-2, 35 KOs) is sparring hard with undefeated Polish prospect Maciej Sulecki (13-0, 3 KOs), who many consider to be a top boxer in Poland. Kessler will look to get a repeat victory over IBF champion Carl Froch (30-2, 22 KOs) on May 25th at the O2 Arena in London. Kessler won a twelve round unanimous decision over Froch in Denmark as part of the Super Six tournament in 2010.
[QUOTE=The Weebler II;13237636]I'm not sure Bute was all that bad, he did beat Bika, Joppy, Andrade, Miranda, Magee and Johnson. Would Kessler have also punched him out? possibly, but Froch was fighting for his career that night. It was Pacquiao…Comment by Weebler I on 04-12-2013
[QUOTE=Bon Scott;13223228]Lets look at Carl's opponents,Mack and Bute since losing badly against Ward an struggling past Johnson,nearly two years ago,if anyone has aged its Froch. Had Kessler have fought Stieglitz and Bute as was planned,before injury and [B]Froch getting to…Comment by mrbigshot on 04-12-2013
[QUOTE=LacedUp;13223106]Kessler was probably at his career worst coming into the fight against Froch. He has improved a lot since then, his jab is sharper, he's gone back to the straight 1-2 as you saw against Magee. Uses body punches again…Comment by Jloro on 04-09-2013
I want Froch to win to even the score and get us a nice Trilogy lol Two great fightersComment by oksehud on 04-09-2013
@BennyST: I don't think Kessler is on a decline. He has been, but is improving now. The Post-Calzaghe Kessler of 2008-2009 (against Perdomo, Häusler, Ward) was terrible to watch. Problems with his promoter and the impaired vision. In a article…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (33)