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David Haye Views Froch-Groves II as 50-50 Fight

Former two-division champion David Haye is very excited to see the anticipated rematch between George Groves and IBF/WBA 'regular' super middleweight champion Carl Froch. The bout will take place on May 31 at a venue to be determined. When they met last year, Froch was knocked down in the first round and shook up several times before staging a late rally where he referee Howard Foster prematurely stopped the contest in the ninth round.

""I'm just very excited about it and I just want a clear winner - that's what I wanted in the first fight. As long as there is a clear winner I'm happy because there wasn't a clear winner. I think the opportunity for [Groves] to do what he did in the first fight and surprise Carl is gone. You can't surprise someone with same trick twice," he said to Sky Sports News. I don't think George will have the same success he enjoyed in the first fight because never in a million years did Carl expect to be hit and hurt that early on.

"He'll be a lot wiser now and may have his guard a little tighter, maybe start the fight a little quicker. Carl was hurt early, George was hurt late now it's all about who produces it on the night."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by sergey.smith on 02-24-2014

Should be a good fight....

Comment by l1ght on 02-24-2014

[QUOTE=valero;14265160]Groves is hungry. He's gonna finish what he started and grab that belt.[/QUOTE] Hungry or not Groves isn't grabbing anything if he doesn't have the ability to stand with Froch once Froch finds his range and it also appears that…

Comment by Thurman on 02-24-2014

Groves is hungry. He's gonna finish what he started and grab that belt.

Comment by Red-Cyclone on 02-24-2014

[QUOTE=Weltschmerz;14263397]Davey, I also just wanted a clear winner with Valuev, but there wasn't... you really hustled yourself to that title shot you cunt.[/QUOTE] Evander Holyfield done a better job on Valuev than David did lmao!

Comment by l1ght on 02-24-2014

[QUOTE=Augustane;14263582]I think Groves likely would've won if the referee hadn't prematurely stopped it. Regardless, I give it a 65-35 in favor of Froch now, since he knows he can hurt Groves. If Froch has a brain cell in his body,…

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