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George Groves vs. Andrea di Luisa weigh-in results & photos

George Groves headlines in London tomorrow night against Andrea di Luisa. Find the full card, with running order and weigh-in results right here. COPPER BOX ARENA RUNNING ORDER AND WEIGHTS 4.00pm 4 x 3 mins Welterweight Contest LOUIS ADOLPHE (Wimbledon) v WILLIAM WARBURTON (Atherton) 4.20pm 6 x 3 mins Super-Bantamweight Contest LUCIEN REID (West Ham) v DAVID KOVACS (Hungary...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

George Groves: If James DeGale is still champ by summer then maybe our paths cross again

George Groves says he’s ready to meet his domestic rivals at Super Middleweight as he returns to action at the Copper Box Arena in London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as long as the clashes lead to title fights. Groves faces Andrea di Luisa in east London in his first fight since his slender loss against Badou Jack in Las Vegas in September, and the three-time World title...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

British Boxing buzz: Di Luisa says Groves not the same, upcoming fights for prospects Burton & Day

Italian says he’ll show London star is past his best Andrea di Luisa says he’ll prove that George Groves is past his best when the Super-Middleweights clash at the Copper Box Arena in London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on January 30. The Italian is Groves’ first opposition since Badou Jack edged him out of their WBC World title clash in September in Las Vegas, with the...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

George Groves: Working with Shane McGuigan & confident of reaching world title

George Groves believes a change in trainer to Shane McGuigan can be the missing piece in his title jigsaw as he returns to action against Andrea di Luisa on Saturday night at the Copper Box Arena in London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Groves was edged out by Badou Jack in Las Vegas in September in their WBC Super-Middleweight clash, climbing off the canvas in the opening round...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Unbeaten Deion Jumah makes British debut on Jan 30th George Groves card.

Deion Jumah (7-0, 3 KOs) makes his long-awaited British debut on the undercard of George Groves’ super middleweight showdown with Andrea Di Luisa at the Copper Box Arena in London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on January 30. The former two-time ABA Champion, who faces an as yet unnamed opponent, has racked up seven straight victories since signing professional terms with Team...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

British boxing buzz: George Groves’ new trainer, Liam Smith wants Miguel Cotto

British super middleweight ‘Saint’ George Groves (21-3, 16 KOs) has officially announced Shane McGuigan as his new trainer. Groves, who narrowly lost a split decision against Badou Jack in Las Vegas for the WBC world championship belt in September, has made the announcement ahead of his return to the ring on January 30th when he will take on Italian Andrea Di Luisa (18-3, 14...
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December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Groves Pleased US Fans Looking Forward To Bout

LOS ANGELES, CA – With the Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto title bout “High Stakes” just two weeks away, the challenger and co-feature participants engaged in a light media workout on Friday for the Los Angeles fans and answered questions for the media. George Groves, who will be challenging Badou Jack for the WBC super middleweight strap, took some time to get to know the...
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August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos & quotes: Andre Berto, George Groves, Jhonny Gonzalez LA workout

Andre Berto (30-3, 23 KOs) participated in a media workout at the J.W. Marriott at L.A. Live as he prepares for the biggest fight of his career, agaomst Floyd “Money” Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs), on Saturday, Sept. 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas live on SHOWTIME PPV. Take a look at what Berto, Berto’s trainer, Virgil Hunter, George Groves, Jhonny Gonzalez and Leonard...
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August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Stefan Haertel returns Sept 5th, has been in camp with George Groves in Big Bear

Undefeated German super middleweight Stefan Haertel (6-0) returns to action on September 5 at the EnergieVerbund Arena in Dresden, Germany. The former amateur star looks to continue his good run of form as he takes on Ivan Jukic (21-5, 14 KOs) on the undercard of Juergen Braehmer’s WBA World Light Heavyweight title defence against Konni Konrad. ‘’I believe my last fight was...
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August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Frank Buglioni: After I beat Chudinov, I want a unification with George Groves

Enfield Super Middleweight Frank Buglioni, who faces Russian WBA Super Middleweight titlist Fedor Chudinov on  September 26th, believes a Title win at Wembley Arena could set up an all British unification fight with either George Groves who challenges for the WBC title against Badou Jack on September 12th or reigning IBF titlist James DeGale. “Once I pick up a World Title belt...
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August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Smith vs. Rebrasse, Fielding vs. Vera presser photos & quotes

Christopher Rebrasse and Brian Vera are planning to rock the title ambitions of unbeaten home town favorites Callum Smith and Rocky Fielding on a pivotal night of action in the Super Middleweight division on Friday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Frenchman Rebrasse meets Smith while Texan Vera takes on Fielding  as all four men eye up the title to be contested by George...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

George Groves has “minor incident” while training with Royal Marines

The team for George Groves has released a public statement regarding rumors on a potential injury suffered by Groves during training camp as he has been getting some work in with the Royal Marines. Here’s what they said on the confirmed “minor incident” which led to a quick hospital trip. We can confirm that a minor incident took place during George Grove’s training camp...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Callum Smith: I’ve got George Groves beat style-wise

Callum Smith says he would beat George Groves if the pair met – but insists his sole focus is on putting on a career-best display against Christopher Rebrasse when they meet at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on Friday June 26. Smith faces the toughest test of his promising pro career against the Frenchman, who travelled to the UK in September to face Groves to defend his European...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Callum Smith stepping up against Nikola Sjekloca, confident he would beat George Groves

Callum Smith says he will prove that he is ready to step up to world level when he faces Nikola Sjekloca at the sold out Echo Arena in Liverpool on November 22. Smith meets Sjekloca in a WBC Super Middleweight eliminator and the unbeaten 24 year old is preparing for the toughest test of his promising career, looking to move to 15-0 and close another great year in the paid ranks....
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October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves staying busy, added to Cleverly-Bellew II card on Nov 22nd

George Groves is back in action on November 22 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. The ‘Saint’ will face American Denis Douglin (17-3, 10 KOs) on a bumper bill topped by the domestic grudge match between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew. Groves returns following a unanimous points victory over Christopher Rebrasse at the SSE Arena, Wembley in September, in which the Hammersmith boxer...
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October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves still looking for 3rd Carl Froch fight

Would the Third Time be the Charm for Groves? He Thinks So: Despite his two brutal defeats to rival Carl Froch, George Groves has made it clear he wants to step into the ring and face him again. Yes, Groves still believes that he could beat Froch. Of course, while they are fairly evenly matched Groves has been beaten on both previous occasions. Groves made the challenge on the back...
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September 25, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves returns with win; says Dirrell couldn’t stand up to what he landed on Rebrasse

‘Saint’ George Groves (20-2, 15 KOs) returned in style on Saturday night. The Hammersmith boxer announced himself back on the world scene with a unanimous decision verdict over the tough Frenchman Christopher Rebrasse (22-3-3, 6 KOs) in a final eliminator. "It feels great to be back," said Groves. "Rebrasse was a good opponent, a very tough guy, he took an awful lot of...
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves-Chroistopher Rebrasse weigh-in results & photos

George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) and Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KOs) both made weight ahead of their title final eliminator and European Championship clash. Check out the official weights and the photos of the weigh in from this afternoon right here. George Groves: 11st 13lbs and 6oz -- 167.4 lbs Christopher Rebrasse: 11st 13lbs 8oz -- 167.5 lbs Groves and Rebrasse will...
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September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves: I’m coming to show the world I’m back & then I’m coming for Anthony Dirrell

George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) came face-to-face with Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KOs) at today’s final press conference ahead of their fight this Saturday. "The Saint" is ready to get his world title ambitions back on track starting with victory. "We’ve assessed Rebrasse as a fighter and we know the challenges he poses," said Groves. "He is big for weight, throws a lot of...
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September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Full undercard for Groves-Rebrasse: Kal Yafai, Luke Campbell, Martin Ward, Ricky Boylan

On Saturday night, ‘Saint’ George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) returns following his Wembley Stadium blockbuster and is straight back on the title trail with a European Championship challenge and WBC title eliminator against Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KOs) at the SSE Arena, Wembley. Alongside the ‘Return of the Saint’, fans can look forward to an action-packed undercard brought...
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September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves must answer these 3 questions this weekend

This weekend George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) returns to the ring following his May defeat to Carl Froch, taking on Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KOs). After losing the biggest fight of his career thus far it will be intriguing to see how Groves looks. This fight should give us an indication as to whether or not Groves has recovered, or even can recover, from two big defeats to a domestic...
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September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Rebrasse: I’m confident I’ll beat Groves & I’ll do whatever it takes

Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KOs) has arrived in London ready to defend his European Super Middleweight crown in a WBC World title final eliminator against George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs). Today at a media workout at Stonebridge Boxing Club the Frenchman shared his thoughts ahead of Saturday night’s fight at the SSE Arena, Wembley. Said Rebrasse: "I’m very happy to be here...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves chomping at the bit for this weekend’s return at Wembley

Today super middleweight George Groves conducted a media workout at his Hammersmith gym ahead of Saturday night’s title eliminator and European Championship challenge against Christopher Rebrasse at the SSE Arena, Wembley. Groves was put through his paces by coach Paddy Fitzpatrick and looked in top shape as he enters the final days of training prior to his Wembley return. ...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Opponent named for Kal Yafai’s fight on Sept 20th card headlined by George Groves

Kal Yafai (11-0, 8 KOs) will face Herald Molina (17-8-3, 7 KOs) at the SSE Arena, Wembley on Saturday September 20. Yafai landed the Commonwealth title in style in Leeds in May, blasting away Yaqub Kareem inside three rounds, and the unbeaten Birmingham talent says he’ll take the first steps on the road to World title glory on the undercard of George Groves’ European Super Middleweight...
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September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Christopher Rebrasse confident against George Groves, wants shot at Anthony Dirrell

European Champion Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KOs) travels to London to face George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) in a final eliminator for the WBC World Super Middleweight title on September 20 at the SSE Arena, Wembley. Victory will earn the Frenchman a shot at the newly crowned champion Anthony Direll and bring him a step closer to achieving his ultimate ambition. Rebrasse has worked...
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September 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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