Carl Froch wins boxer of the year at the BBBoC

Nottingham's Carl Froch has been awarded Boxer of the Year at the British Boxing Board of Control awards for a record fourth time.

Carl Froch (left) in action against George Groves Credit: Adam Davy/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Earlier this week, The Cobra, as he is known in the boxing world, was awarded Nottingham's Freeman of the City.

His first fight against George Groves also won fight of the year.