Froch vs Kessler II weights: Froch 168, Kessler 167

Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler made weight for tomorrow's big rematch in London.

IBF super middleweight titlist Carl Froch and WBA titleholder Mikkel Kessler both made weight for tomorrow's big rematch in London, with Froch weighing in at 168 and Kessler at 167.

The two first met in 2010, with Kessler (46-2, 35 KO) winning a highly competitive decision at home in Denmark. Froch (30-2, 22 KO) will have home field advantage tomorrow at the O2 Arena, and is the favorite in the fight.

On the undercard, Tony Bellew and Isaac Chilemba also made weight for their rematch, a fight that has WBC light heavyweight title implications for the winner. Bellew (19-1-1, 12 KO) weighed in at 174½, while Chilemba (20-1-2, 9 KO) came in at 174¼. The two went to a disappointing draw on March 30, and decided to get right back to it with a rematch.

Also on the bill, George Groves (18-0, 14 KO) takes a stay-busy fight with Noe Gonzalez (30-2, 22 KO). While Gonzalez has a pretty record, it's empty, and he has losses to Felix Sturm (UD-12) and Adonis Stevenson (TKO-2) in his two steps up. Both fighters weighed in at 167 for the super middleweight fight.

BLH will have full live coverage tomorrow, starting early with the Sky Box Office show. HBO will air the main event live at 6:00 pm EDT, and then on replay at 10:00 pm EDT.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Bad Left Hook

You must be a member of Bad Left Hook to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bad Left Hook. You should read them.

Join Bad Left Hook

You must be a member of Bad Left Hook to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bad Left Hook. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5349_tracker