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Carl Froch's stepfather: 'I respect and love him to bits'

Carl Froch's mother and stepfather have been speaking to ITV News Central ahead of 'The Cobra's' rematch at Wembley.

Carl will meet with George Groves for the biggest fight in post-war British boxing history.

Carol and Steve Weatherbed will be cheering Carl on on Saturday.

READ: FROCH V GROVES II: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

EXCLUSIVE: Mikkel Kessler on Froch v Groves rematch

by Steve Clamp

Saturday will not be the first time Carl Froch has taken part in a high-profile rematch.

In 2010, The Cobra was beaten in Denmark by Mikkel Kessler on a unanimous points decision.

Froch then defeated Kessler in London last year in their rematch.

In an exclusive interview with Mikkel in Copenhagen, he told ITV News Central he is not sure who the winner of the Froch v Groves rematch will be.

READ: FROCH V GROVES II: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Carl Froch on his rematch opponent, George Groves

by Steve Clamp

Carl Froch has told ITV News Central his opponent on Saturday night "is a great fighter".

'The Cobra' will face George Groves for a second time in the biggest fight in post-war British boxing history.

The first fight was controversially stopped in the ninth round.

READ: FROCH V GROVES II: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

Carl Froch on his Wembley rematch preparations

by Steve Clamp

Carl Froch, the current WBA and IBF Super Middleweight Champion, says he is "feeling strong" ahead of Saturday's biggest post-war fight in British boxing history.

'The Cobra', from Nottingham, takes on George Groves at Wembley.

The pair met previously for Froch v Groves I, but the battle was controversially stopped in the ninth round forcing a rematch.

READ: FROCH V GROVES II: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

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