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DeGale vs Groves: Hayemaker Wins Purse Bid, Heavy Bid

By Rick Reeno

BoxingScene.com has confirmed that Dave Coldwell, head of boxing for Hayemaker Promotions, put in a very high winning bid of £400,000 pounds for the super middleweight contest between BBBofC British champion James DeGale (9-0, 7KOs) and challenger George Groves (11-0, 9KOs). Adam Booth, also for Hayemaker, put in a bid of £325,000, and promoter Frank Warren put in a bid of £320,000. The fight is ordered to take place by the end of April. Hayemaker has two weeks to name the venue and the date. So far no television date has been secured.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by gingeralbino on 02-10-2011

bollocks, its gonna be on hayes undercard on ppv. ah well, ill watch it the next day. Hope my ginger brethren can put some manners in de gale, but i cant see it. de gale by KO about rd8

Comment by flat1985 on 02-10-2011

[QUOTE=Blondie;10083171]Degale is gonna tax his ass. The ginger clown is gonna wish he never stepped in the ring[/QUOTE] What's the hate with Groves? If anyone there is to hate is Slap head De Gale

Comment by SirTomJones on 02-09-2011

Degale is gonna tax his ass. The ginger clown is gonna wish he never stepped in the ring

Comment by PandaKilla on 02-09-2011

[QUOTE=Puppet Master;10081389]Coldwell will back out of the deal. I am sure, then Booth gets it for £325K. My name is Charles Sexton aka Asterix aka Asstricks. Aka THE LAW Aka Gizmo![/QUOTE] Are you allowed to get out of the bid?

Comment by PandaKilla on 02-09-2011

That is not purses. The bids are to host the fight as the main promoter guys. Since Frank and Haye share each other, one will be the main promoter who has the venue etc...

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