Carl Froch

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Name: Carl Froch
Alias: 'The Cobra'
Birth Name: Carl Martin Froch
Hometown: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 185cm
Reach: 191cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Amateur Career

  • Amateur Record: 88-8. [1]
  • Froch claims in his first amateur fight to have scored a 2nd Round knockout over Jason Booth.
  • 1999 English ABA National Championships Gold medalist in Barnsley (75kg):
  • 2000 European Championships participant in Tampere, Finland (75kg):
  • 2001 English ABA National Championships Gold medalist in Barnsley (75kg):
  • 2001 AIBA World Championships Bronze medalist in Belfast, Northern Ireland (75kg):

Regional & Minor Titles

Professional Record

Championship Record

Variant Record


  • Froch started boxing at nine years old.
  • Froch is the first-ever British boxer to win a medal at senior World Championships

Preceded by:
Joe Calzaghe
WBC Super Middleweight Champion
2008 Dec 6 – 2010 Apr 24
Succeeded by:
Mikkel Kessler
Preceded by:
Mikkel Kessler
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 – Feb 2015
Succeeded by:
James DeGale
Preceded by:
Mikkel Kessler
Regular Champion
WBA Super Middleweight Champion
2013 May 26 – 2015 May
Unified Champion
Succeeded by:
Fedor Chudinov
Regular Champion

Carl Froch Gallery