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Video: Eighth round of Froch-Johnson
Don't count Glen Johnson out of his Saturday showdown with Lucian Bute just because he's coming off a loss to Carl Froch. As the eighth round of the Froch fight proves, Johnson's still got a lot left in his tank.
The good folks at Showtime wish to remind fans not to count Glen Johnson out of his challenge to undefeated IBF super middleweight titleholder Lucian Bute on Saturday. The former light heavyweight champ is coming off a competitive decision loss to Carl Froch but as the eighth round of their ring battle proves, Johnson still has a of fight left in his 42-year-old body.
Bute-Johnson will be televised on Showtime (in the U.S.) from Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, on Saturday at 9:00 p.m. PT/ET.