Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler engage in mind games at weigh-in
Last Updated: May 24, 2013 2:24pm
Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler engaged in some pre-fight mind games as they weighed in for Saturday's Sky Sports Box Office clash.
Froch and Kessler were involved in a long exchange of words on the podium as they posed for the customary face-off before eventually shaking hands at the 02 Arena in London.
A large crowd packed into the fight venue and Kessler was greeted by a chorus of boos as he stepped onto the podium first, tipping the scales at 11st 12lb 7oz
Froch was roared on by his vocal support as he took to the stage and was also inside the super-middleweight limit at 11st 13lb 9oz.
Froch v Kessler II - The weigh-in
On the undercard, Tony Bellew weighed in at 12st 6lb 9oz ahead of his rematch with Isaac Chilemba, who was at 12st 6lb 4oz.
George Groves was also inside the super-middleweight limit at 11st 13lb 7oz with Noe Gonzalez at 11st 13lb.