Mikkel Kessler won a unanimous decision over Carl “The Cobra” Froch of England in Kessler’s native Denmark in April 2010.
On May 25, the two super middleweight champions will rematch, this time from London, England in a title-unification fight that will be televised by HBO.
Froch, 35, is 30-2 with 22 knockouts. Kessler, 34, is 46-2 with 35 knockouts. Both have a loss to fellow champion Andre Ward, who is considered the best in the world at super middleweight.