HBO World Championship Boxing: Froch vs. Kessler 2 airs this Saturday, May 25 live on HBO. The one fight broadcast has a fight time of 6:00 p.m. ET / 3:00 p.m. PT, with a replay airing later that night at 10:00 p.m. ET. Bloody Elbow will have live fight coverage, including results and discussion.
The first meeting between these two men was an excellent fight that ended with a degree of controversy thanks to accusations of hometown scoring favoring Kessler. This time, Kessler won't have that advantage as the fight will be contested in London, England, giving Froch the home field advantage.
There are many reasons to be excited for Froch vs. Kessler II, and what better way to get ready for the rematch than to revisit that 2010 classic? Here then, we take you back to April 24, 2010 and the Super Six tournament for highlights from the first meeting between Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler. You have the undefeated Froch coming to Denmark to face the talented Kessler. The result was a back and forth battle that had fans clamoring for more.
This weekend, those fans get their wish. Will history repeat itself and allow Mikkel Kessler to go 2-0 against Froch? Or will Froch redeem himself in front of the UK faithful?
Find out Saturday, live, right here at Bloody Elbow as we present HBO World Championship Boxing Froch vs. Kessler II results, discussion, and live fight coverage this Saturday May 25.
FROCH VS. KESSLER FIGHT CARD:
Carl Froch (30-2; 22 KOs) vs.
Mikkel Kessler (46-2; 35 KOs)