By Ben Dirs
BBC Sport Froch (left) and Ward were embroiled in a war of words before the fight Andre Ward outclassed and outmuscled Nottingham's Carl Froch to win the Super Six super-middleweight tournament in Atlantic City.
American Ward was too quick and too slick for his British rival, landing at will with razor sharp jabs and hooks and even bullying Froch at times.
Ward, who added Froch's WBC belt to the WBA belt he already owned, was the winner on all three judges' scorecards.
"I couldn't really get anything going, he was too slippery," said Froch