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[[Image:Froch.Carl.jpg|260px|thumb|left|Carl "The Cobra" Froch]]
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'''Trainer:''' [[Robert McCracken]]<br>
 
'''Trainer:''' [[Robert McCracken]]<br>
'''Manager:''' [[Mick Hennessy]]
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'''Manager/Promoter:''' [[Mick Hennessy]] (former), [[Eddie Hearn (England)|Eddie Hearn]] & [[Barry Hearn]] (2012-present)
  
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'''[[:Category:Carl Froch Gallery|Carl Froch Gallery]]'''
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== Amateur Career ==
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*88-8 Record [http://www.eastsideboxing.com/boxing-news/Carl-Froch-Interview.php]
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*Began boxing at the age of nine and had his first fight at age eleven. Froch claims in his first amateur fight to have scored a 2nd Round knockout over [[Jason Booth]].
 
*ABA Middleweight Champion (1999, 2001)
 
*ABA Middleweight Champion (1999, 2001)
 
*First-ever British boxer to win a medal at senior World Championships
 
*First-ever British boxer to win a medal at senior World Championships
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*'''2000''' European Championships participant at middleweight, in Tampere, Finland.
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**Lost to [[Stjepan Bozic]] (Croatia) 5-11
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*'''2001''' World Championships Bronze medalist at middleweight, in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
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**Defeated [[Vugar Alekperov]] (Azerbaijan) 21-12
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**Defeated [[Antonios Giannoulas]] (Greece) 27-14
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**Defeated [[Ladislav Kutil]] (Czech Republic) 28-14
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**Lost to [[Andrey Gogolev]] (Russia) 16-28
  
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== Titles Held ==
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*'''[[International Boxing Federation]] Super Middleweight Title''' (2012-present)
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*'''[[World Boxing Council]] Super Middleweight Title''' (2008-10, 2010-11)
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*[[BBBofC]] British Super Middleweight Title (2004-07)
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*Commonwealth (British Empire) Super Middleweight Title (2004-06)
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*[[BBBofC]] English Super Middleweight Title (2003)
 
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{{Succession box|
 
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  years=2008 Dec 6 &ndash; 2010 Apr 24
 
  years=2008 Dec 6 &ndash; 2010 Apr 24
 
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{{Incumbent succession box|
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{{Succession box|
 
  before=[[Mikkel Kessler]]<br>Vacated|
 
  before=[[Mikkel Kessler]]<br>Vacated|
 
  title=[[WBC Super Middleweight Champion]]|
 
  title=[[WBC Super Middleweight Champion]]|
  start=2010 Nov 27|
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  after=[[Andre Ward]]|
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years=2010 Nov 27 &ndash; 2011 Dec 17
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{{Incumbent succession box|
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before=[[Lucian Bute]]|
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title=[[IBF Super Middleweight Champion]]|
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after=&mdash;|
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start=2012 May 26|
 
}}
 
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Revision as of 14:21, 21 January 2013

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Name: Carl Froch
Alias: The Cobra
Birth Name: Carl Martin Froch
Born: 1977-07-02 (Age:37)
Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Hometown: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 6′ 1″   /   185cm
Reach: 75″   /   191cm
Boxing Record: click

Trainer: Robert McCracken
Manager/Promoter: Mick Hennessy (former), Eddie Hearn & Barry Hearn (2012-present)

Carl Froch Gallery


Amateur Career

  • 88-8 Record [1]
  • Began boxing at the age of nine and had his first fight at age eleven. Froch claims in his first amateur fight to have scored a 2nd Round knockout over Jason Booth.
  • ABA Middleweight Champion (1999, 2001)
  • First-ever British boxer to win a medal at senior World Championships
  • 2000 European Championships participant at middleweight, in Tampere, Finland.
  • 2001 World Championships Bronze medalist at middleweight, in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Titles Held


Preceded by:
Joe Calzaghe
Vacated
WBC Super Middleweight Champion
2008 Dec 6 – 2010 Apr 24
Succeeded by:
Mikkel Kessler
Preceded by:
Mikkel Kessler
Vacated
WBC Super Middleweight Champion
2010 Nov 27 – 2011 Dec 17
Succeeded by:
Andre Ward
Preceded by:
Lucian Bute
IBF Super Middleweight Champion
2012 May 26 – present
Succeeded by: