Posted November 16, 2012 on AP on Fox
PLAYERS: Carl FrochLucian Bute
Yusaf Mack stripped naked to make weight for his super-middleweight title fight against Carl Froch. Now, the heavy American underdog is planning to strip the champion of his belt. After coming in just over the limit, Mack removed his underpants to make the 168-pound mark with only a towel held by his trainer shielding the challenger at Friday's weigh-in. Mack moved down from light-heavyweight to fight Froch, who is a big favorite after beating previously undefeated Lucian Bute in five rounds to become world champion for the third time. However, Mack says ''I am ready to rumble. I've been the underdog all my life ... He says he is fit, but I am fitter and stronger.''

Froch retains super middleweight title

Britain's Carl Froch stopped American Yusaf Mack in the third round Saturday night to retain the IBF super middleweight title. Mack keeled over after being struck with a right-left combination into his ribs from Froch, with the one-sided fight ending with 28 seconds left in the round. Froch, fighting in his hometown of Nottingham, sent his opponent to the canvas in the first...

Carl Froch vs. Yusaf Mack weigh-in results, photos & quotes

The official weigh-ins for the Carl Froch vs. Yusaf Mack fight were held today as part of the True Brit pay-per-view card, taking place at the Capital FM Arena in Nottingham, UK on Saturday, November 17. The PPV starts at 3 pm eastern in the United States, promoted by Matchroom Boxing. Right here, take a look at the complete Froch vs. Mack weigh-in results, photos of the weigh-in...

Demolition Man: Carl Froch Crushes Yusaf Mack In Nottingham

(Carl Froch, right; Yusaf Mack, left) Carl Froch gave Philadelphia’s Yusaf Mack a taste of the Lucian Bute treatment Saturday at the Capital FM Arena. “The Cobra” dropped Mack in the opening round, stunned him umpteen times throughout the course of the contest, and then crumpled him to the mat in round 3 with a ferocious body assault punctuated by a perfunctory left hook...
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