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George Groves to return Sept 20th at Wembley

’Saint’’ George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) returns on September 20th in a final eliminator for the WBC Super Middleweight title against European Champion Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 5 KOs). Rebrasse’s European title will also be on the line when the pair meet at the SSE Arena in Wembley. ‘’It is great to be back here in Wembley and back to world-class boxing,’’ said...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Noe Gonzalez: I know I can stop Rocky Fielding

Noe Gonzalez says there will be no repeat of the mistake he made against George Groves when he tackles Rocky Fielding at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on July 1. The Argentinian-based Uruguayan traveled to London in May 2013 to face Groves on the undercard of Carl Froch’s clash with Mikkel Kessler at The O2, and walked onto a stiff short right-hand from the Hammersmith star in the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 opponents for Carl Froch after big KO win over Groves

Who Will (& Should) Carl Froch Fight Next? As Carl Froch ended his bitter rivalry with George Groves both concussively and conclusively he now looks set to embark on the final portion of an excellent career. ‘The Cobra’ will be 37 later this year, and it is uncertain as to how many more fights he wishes to have. He certainly has at least one more fight ahead though, which...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Boxer proposes to girlfriend after knocking out opponent

One of the most memorable moments from the Academy Award winning movie “Rocky” is when Philadelphia underdog Rocky Balboa embraces his girlfriend Adrian in the ring after taking Apollo Creed the distance. It might very well be the most romantic moment in boxing history. However, IBF super middleweight champion Carl Froch may have something to say about that. After knocking...
Via NESN.com
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Can George Groves recover physically & mentally from crushing KO loss to Froch?

Although technically what happened in Wembley Stadium on Saturday night is a TKO because the referee stopped the fight without making a count, in all other ways Carl Froch delivered a devastating one-punch kayo to George Groves. Groves wasn't just stopped; he was hit by a right cross that turned him around like a music box ballerina and deposited him on his ass, leaving him splayed...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Fight results from Westeros: The Mountain smashes Oberyn, wins by brutal KO

Red Viper vs. The Mountain Game of Thrones Results: In the Westeros showdown everyone had been waiting for in the world of Game of Thrones, Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane scored a smashing, brutal knockout victory over his cocky challenger, Oberyn "The Red Viper" Martell on Sunday night in King's Landing. Oberyn learned the same lesson that a similarly cocky...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Froch Leave No Doubt, Knocks Out Groves In Round 8

LONDON,  ENGLAND - Photo courtesy: Telegraph UK In the highly anticipated second battle of English supremacy,  Carl “The Cobra” Froch defeated George Groves by way of  ferocious knockout in the 8th round at London’s Wembley Arena on Saturday. Groves, the early aggressor, took control  in the opening rounds working behind a stiff jab that largely kept Froch at bay. Continuing...
Via BadCulture
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves Gets Knocked The F Out By Carl Froch

George Groves got knocked out in dramatic fashion by Carl Froch on Saturday.
Via Gamedayr
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Carl Froch, Legend, Brutally Knocks Out George Groves

It was, by the measure of the 80,000 fans in attendance, the biggest British fight ever. And it was Carl Froch, the man who currently rules the British scene, who established his conclusive supremacy on HBO over fellow British super middleweight George Groves with a fearsome knockout that was in no way as controversial as the stoppage in their first meeting. Groves, as usual, started...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Carl Froch and George Groves tip the scales to fight

Carl Froch and George Groves tipped the scales this afternoon for tomorrow’s rematch at Wembley Stadium in London. The 6-foot-1 Froch (32-2, 23 KOs) weighed 167.6 pounds and the 6-foot Groves (19-1, 15 KOs) went 166.25. In their original scrap last November, Froch successfully defended the IBF and WBA super middleweight crowns with a controversial ninth round TKO triumph over Groves...
Via Sports by Colin
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Froch vs. Groves II mega-preview, final chapter: Who really has the edge?

With both Carl Froch and George Groves now weighed in and ready to fight, we move ever closer to one of the biggest British fights of all time. The build up to this highly-anticipated rematch has been a struggle for both men, with each hoping to gain some sort of psychological advantage going into tomorrow evening’s bout. As Al Pacino’s character in ‘Any Given Sunday’ alluded...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Carl Froch vs. George Groves weigh-in results, photos & video

Froch vs. Groves 2 Weights: The Carl Froch vs. George Groves weigh-in was held this afternoon in advance of Saturday's sold out bash at Wembley Stadium, when 80,000 fans will take in the much anticipated rematch between the two rivals. Right here, you can find the Froch vs. Groves weigh-in results, along with photos and video of the proceedings. Take a look and see how it all...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Froch vs. Groves 2 final press conference photos, video & quotes

The final press conference for this weekend's massive Carl Froch vs. George Groves 2 fight at Wembley Stadium in London was held on Thursday afternoon. Present were both of the headline fighters, the trainers and the rest of the teams. Right here, you can check out a full collection of Froch vs. Groves II press conference photos, a video stream of the entire press conference...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

80k Fans Expected At Wembley Stadium for Froch vs. Groves II

Big time fight in London this Saturday here is what Froch and Groves are saying about their rematch. Carl Froch: “George Groves has been going to the opening of an envelope, dinning out on his round one knockdown against The Cobra and giving it large. But that’s his prerogative if he is enjoying the moment his little time his little five minutes of fame then you know he should...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Froch vs. Groves mega-preview part III: How will George Groves approach the rematch?

George Groves must wonder what it takes to stop Carl Froch. He spent the majority of their first fight bombarding his opposite man with right hands that varied only in the angle from which he threw them but were consistent in their speed and power. Froch soaked it all up and kept coming back for more. Also See: Part I - Will the Rematch be Like the First Fight? Part II - Will...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Froch Vs. Groves II: TQBR Roundtable, Psychological Warfare Edition

There have been few melt downs quite as magnificent as the one depicted in the video above, when a naïve Kevin Keegan fell prey to the mind games of arch-schemer Sir Alex Ferguson at the business end of the 1995-96 Premier League season. Keegan’s team, the swashbuckling Newcastle United, had at one point enjoyed a 12 point lead in the title race. The Geordie Messiah’s rant,...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves workout photos & quotes: Carl Froch is an ignorant fighter

George Groves described Carl Froch’s technique as ‘awful’ and rejected the champion as a fighting man ahead of their rematch on Saturday at Wembley Stadium. Groves called their first meeting a ‘daylight robbery’ when Froch survived a first round knockdown and a furious onslaught in a sixth round that the Londoner called ‘the worst round in Carl Froch’s career’, only...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Quick Jabs: Floyd Mayweather Vs. T.I.; Boxing On CBS Sports Network?; More

Awww, remember when these two were pals for about 30 seconds after they first fought? Super middleweights Carl Froch (left) and George Groves (right) have done nothing but squabble since then, from whether there would be a rematch to the financial terms to awkward in-person confrontations to arguing over which referee and judges would officiate. It’s gotten wacky, with even a Polish...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Groves slams Froch awful technique

George Groves pulls no punches on tonight’s Behind The Ropes on Sky Sports – describing Carl Froch’s technique as ‘awful’ and rejecting the champion as a fighting man ahead of their clash for Froch’s WBA and IBF World Super Middleweight titles on Saturday at Wembley Stadium connected by EE, live on Sky Sports Box Office. The second part of the fly-on-the-wall look at...
Via Ringnews24
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

TQBR Radio 5/27: Carl Froch Vs. George Groves Preview With Sam Sheppard

That’s it. We’re done. Hope is gone and humanity will fail. If the two jovial, carefree gentlemen in the photo above, rapper T.I. and Floyd Mayweather (via), cannot get along, then who can? Forget peace in the Middle East, TQBR Radio is just waiting for Brad Pitt and Jen Aniston to get back together. Boxing is hinting that it will be heading into a busier time coming up, but...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

5 questions for Froch vs. Groves II, part 2: Will Froch handle Groves’ mind games?

Part 2 of The Froch vs. Groves Mega-Preview: Prior to their first fight last November, George Groves rattled Carl Froch without landing a punch. Groves; a once precocious prospect evolving into a contender, was deemed unworthy of his world title shot by Froch, who appeared unnerved at every promotional event the duo were involved in. Groves sought to rub this in at every given turn...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Carl Froch: I wasn’t sharp last time, Groves is busy enjoying his 5 minutes of fame

Carl Froch told Sky Sports’ Behind The Ropes that George Groves has been ‘dining out on his round one knockdown against The Cobra’ and that he won’t let the challenger get under his skin in their rematch on Saturday at Wembley Stadium. Sky Sports gained exclusive access to both camps ahead of the huge clash and tonight on Sky Sports 1 at 7pm we see the first of the two-part...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Foch vs. Groves: The Quintessential Dust-Up

The main thing Froch has to change is his attitude. We know his footwork is terrible and his style of boxing is ugly. We didn’t have to see the first Groves fight to find that out. He disregarded Groves on every level – personally, professionally and in ability – and didn’t think he [Groves] belonged in a ring with him—Johnny Nelson George Groves (13-0) is a 23 year old...
Via Ringnews24
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Carl Froch wont let George Groves get under his skin

Carl Froch told Sky Sports’ Behind The Ropes that George Groves has been ‘dining out on his round one knockdown against The Cobra’ and that he won’t let the challenger get under his skin in their rematch for Froch’s WBA and IBF World Super Middleweight titles on Saturday at Wembley Stadium connected by EE, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Sky Sports gained exclusive access...
Via Ringnews24
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Staff picks: Froch vs. Groves II predictions from the ProBoxing-Fans.com team

Carl Froch vs. George Groves Rematch Predictions & Analysis It's time for the rematch, and one of the biggest fights in British boxing history, with Carl Froch once again taking on challenger George Groves. After a controversial first fight, how does the second go play out? Take a look at our Froch vs. Groves II predictions to get our thoughts, and a round-up of different...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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