Super middleweight contender George Groves got back to winning ways with a unanimous decision over Christopher Rebrasse in London on Saturday, lifting the European championship in the process.
George Groves is intent on moving past his two high-profile losses to Carl Froch when he meets European super middleweight champ Christopher Rebrasse at the Wembley Arena in London on Saturday. The winner will move closer to a shot at newly crowned WBC 168-pound titleholder Anthony Dirrell.
Super middleweight contender George Groves spoke with Tom Gray about bouncing back from his crushing loss to Carl Froch, sparring with Gennady Golovkin, his thoughts on the Sakio Bika-Anthony Dirrell fight and his plans to challenge the winner of the WBC title match.
RingTV.com’s Tom Gray was ringside for Carl Froch’s eighth-round KO of George Groves in their historic rematch in London. Gray, who was also at the post-fight presser, presents the comments from both teams after the stirring event.
Amidst an electric soccer-style atmosphere, Carl Froch claimed an eighth-round stoppage victory to wipe the slate clean in his rematch with countryman George Groves.
Carl Froch hailed his eighth-round KO victory over George Groves at Wembley Stadium on Saturday as the greatest night of his entire career. The super middleweight grudge rematch attracted an 80,000 crowd in London, England – a record for British boxing.
Carl Froch stopped George Groves with an enormous straight right hand at 2:34 of the eighth round of their rematch before an estimated 80,000 Saturday at Wembley Stadium in London.
In a battle of will and resilience over technique and speed, champion Carl Froch and challenger George Groves will rely heavily on the advice of their cornermen at their blockbuster Wembley Stadium showdown in front of 80,000 spectators.
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In advance of their Saturday rematch, IBF/WBA super middleweight titleholder Carl Froch and George Groves have successfully made the 168-pound limit.
Carl Froch is set to earn around £8million and George Groves £2million from their anticipated Wembley Stadium showdown on Saturday. Froch will take the lion’s share of the prize money from the biggest fight in British history.
IBF super middleweight titleholder Carl Froch and George Groves were the model of diplomacy and good behavior Thursday at Wembley Stadium, just a little over 48 hours before they collide in their grudge rematch before a British record 80,000 sell-out crowd.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, George Groves predicts a definitive victory in his rematch with super middleweight titlist Carl Froch on Saturday.