Froch bout: 'biggest fight in Britain in a decade'

Eddie Hearn speaks during a press conference at the O2 Arena, London. Credit: PA

Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has labelled Saturday's super-middleweight world title fight between Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler as 'the biggest fight in Britain this decade'.

The hugely-anticipated showdown is a rematch of the pair's 2010 meeting in Denmark when Kessler won a unanimous decision after 12 rounds.

"It's by far the biggest fight I've been involved in," said Eddie Hearn.

"It's a fight between two huge names who are ready to go to war on Saturday in what will be the biggest fight this decade in Britain."

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