Joe Calzaghe Vs Carl Froch: Who wins in their Prime.

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by JSpizz, Jan 23, 2021.

Both in their Prime who wins?

  1. Froch KO

    9 vote(s)
  2. Froch Decision

    1 vote(s)
  3. Calzaghe KO

    2 vote(s)
  4. Calzaghe Decision

    56 vote(s)
  5. Draw

    1 vote(s)
  6. Undecided

    3 vote(s)
  1. ArseBandit

    ArseBandit Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Apr 22, 2012
    Calzaghe is all wrong for Froch. Too smart, fast and fit. UD in a clean-sweep for Calzaghe.
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  2. El Gallo Negro

    El Gallo Negro Active Member banned Full Member

    Nov 8, 2020
    Froch is way too hittable to have success against joe
  3. JSpizz

    JSpizz J Full Member

    Jan 8, 2021
    Fair enough.
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  4. Dannymita

    Dannymita Well-Known Member Full Member

    Jan 21, 2019
    I'm jokin mate....but that's the level of confidence I have in Joe picking up the win in that one lol
  5. Aussie Invader

    Aussie Invader Well-Known Member Full Member

    Jan 5, 2017
    calzaghe too good for froch.
    pretty comfortable UD
  6. ashishwarrior

    ashishwarrior Obsessed with Boxing banned Full Member

    Apr 19, 2010

    been here time and time again
  7. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

    Sep 15, 2009
    I'd love to pick Froch here.

    And for a while I would vehemently argue Froch would walk Calzaghe down, but let's be honest, he's no chance here.
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  8. sid

    sid Boxing Addict Full Member

    Nov 2, 2013
    Great post,Joe also stands in the (pocket close) better than most boxers I've seen without getting hit much,Froch does not & this is his undoing.
  9. Shempz

    Shempz Active Member Full Member

    Mar 10, 2014
    Lol. Pointless thread. Calzaghe schools Froch every day of the week. Lacy style beating.
  10. Ted Stickles

    Ted Stickles Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jun 24, 2007
    Calzaghe wins not a doubt in my mind. Froch way too slow and lacks the foot speed to keep up with the pace Joe would set. Joe wins by a WIDE ud...
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  11. Loudon

    Loudon Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Mar 7, 2012
    No chance of a Lacy type beating.
  12. JSpizz

    JSpizz J Full Member

    Jan 8, 2021
    If it's so pointless why are you here.

    I think it's a fight people would have wanted to watch, it would have definitely been a war, Froch wanted it and Joe didn't!
    I guarantee Joe doesn't hurt Froch, he might win by landing 1000 slappy punches but if he lands Froch could hurt Joe.
  13. Clinton

    Clinton Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jan 22, 2009
    Calzaghe is far too dynamic for Froch. JC takes a clear decision.
  14. UniversalPart

    UniversalPart Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 1, 2010
    Calslappy slaps him to a UD win.

    Froch wins 1 or 2 rounds and his fragile ego convinces himself that it was close.
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  15. Serge

    Serge Ginger Dracula Staff Member

    Jul 21, 2009
    Froch stands no chance. He's not winning on points in a million years and he's not knocking Joe out in a million years either. Joe had a chin every bit as good as Carl's in his prime. Oh yes he did.

    This is an injury-ravaged Joe who had only sparred 14 rounds in two years

    If you pay close attention you'll notice Eubank's rock-like noggin crashing into Joe's face with force many times but he just fired right back with shots of his own

    Carl Froch


    Robin Reid: He hurt me the most with a single shot. I can’t say George Groves because he caught me square on in the first fight, when I left my feet behind me. That was a heavy knockdown made worse by my balance being off. Also, after his fast start dwindled, I came on strong, so I can’t say Groves. I remember Reid hitting me and saying, ‘beeping hell, that hurt.’ Jermain Taylor had me down, but that was more of a sharp shot. Robin Reid could really bang, and in my opinion he deserved the win over Joe Calzaghe in their fight. That said, Calzaghe had to be tough to walk through the right hands he took from Reid.

    ''Froch does hit hard but again not the hardest puncher I've been in with ROBIN REID hit harder when he was in his prime.''

    --Tony Dodson

    Richie Woodhall


    Calzaghe: He was a tough geezer. I wasn’t a devastating puncher; I was more of a worker, and that showed against Calzaghe. I hit him many times but nothing affected him

    Mikkel Kessler

    Joe was also awkward and effective. And he could take a punch. I would say I hit Joe with some of my hardest shots ever and he took them. Carl is more a hard hitter but he’s slow. But Carl doesn’t respect anything. Even if you hit him really hard he will still come forward.