HBO to air Froch-Kessler twice on May 25


HBO will air a Memorial Day weekend double-header on May 25, starting with 6:30 p.m. live coverage of the super middleweight rematch between IBF super middleweight beltholder Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler, who decisioned Froch in April of 2004, from the O2 Arena in London.

Then, at 10 p.m., HBO will replay Froch-Kessler II before an all-Canadian clash between former lightheavyweight beltholder Jean Pascal and ex-super middleweight titleholder Lucian Bute.

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