Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Froch: I Showed Why I'm Among The Best in The World

Carl Froch believes his knockout victory over George Groves at Wembley Stadium proves he is among the best fighters in the world. Froch retained his IBF and WBA super-middleweight titles with a crunching right-hander in the eighth round which floored Groves in front of 80,000 fans.

The win brings to an end months of wrangling between the pair since Froch controversially beat Groves in the first fight between the two in November.

"I showed tonight why I'm a four-time champion of the world, why I've defended my world title 13 times on the spin," Froch said.

"I am amongst the best fighters in the world - that's who George Groves was in there with tonight.

"The finish of that (fight) showed why I've mixed with the elite for many years and how hard it is to get to that level."

He added: "I am feeling unbelievably elated, this is the best moment in the history of my boxing career."

Groves made a solid start to the contest which began cagily, with neither fighter wanting to give anything away.

Froch was patient, waiting for his opening and Groves struggled to keep pace as the fight wore on.

"I knew it was only going to take a couple of big right hands to the chin and I timed it perfectly," Froch said.

"It's a 12-round sport, last time I was rushing it, I was trying to catch him with that shot in round one and ended up walking into one and it made for a spectacle.

"That was a tactical, stand-off fight. We had a game plan and the game plan was executed perfectly tonight."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by caliAv on 06-02-2014

[B]wrong. .....andre ward is better than froch and he proved it. [/B]

Comment by Luilun on 06-01-2014

[QUOTE=peplz;14613469]Damn bro. You're obsessed with Floyd Mayweather. And that picture of the kid with Down's syndrome that you posted is purely tasteless.[/QUOTE] You must be that guy in the picture he post

Comment by peplz on 06-01-2014

[QUOTE=Luilun;14612805]Rigodeaux is number 1 Klitschko number 2 Than Floyd number 3 cause he got his a$$ beat by someone who wasn't on the list the judges saved his a$$ again[/QUOTE] You're delusional buddy.

Comment by peplz on 06-01-2014

[QUOTE=Red Cyclone;14612515]I can definitely agree with that!![/QUOTE] Damn bro. You're obsessed with Floyd Mayweather. And that picture of the kid with Down's syndrome that you posted is purely tasteless.

Comment by peplz on 06-01-2014

[QUOTE=Divine Hammer;14612257]imo froch is one of the greatest fighters of this generation. if i had to rank the top 3 greatest fighters of this generation, it'd be: 1. wlad 2. froch 3. pacquiao pac and floyd hasn't had a win…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (28)
Top Headlines Bellew: It's Disgusting That Wilder Insinuated Joshua is on Steroids UK News: Tommy McCarthy, Lewis Crocker, Ricky Summers Miguel Cotto Career Special on HBO, November 25 Photo: Carl Frampton, Horacio Garcia Ready For War in Belfast Joseph Parker: I Have 'A Lot of Options' Other Than Joshua, Wilder Frampton: All The Big Fights Interest Me, The Best is Yet To Come Shawn Porter: Crawford Beats Horn Easy, Everybody is a Target! Teddy Atlas Explains Why He Favors Lomachenko Over Rigondeaux Ishe Smith: I Asked For Julian Williams, Confident I'll Get The Win Nathan Gorman Welcomes Daniel Dubois: He Knows Where I Am Alexander Povetkin vs. Christian Hammer - Full Card is Set Truax: I Have To Be at My Absolute Best To Beat James DeGale Jarrell Miller: I Would Stop Dillian Whyte in Four or Five Rounds Ryoichi Taguchi vs. Milan Melindo Unification Set, December 31 Wilder Would Agree to Fight Ortiz Again, Wants to 'Punish' Him Kovalev: The Pressure Will Be High To Fight Beterbiev, Bivol Roy Jones Jr. Brings WinnaVegas Casino Card To BeIN Sports Jamie Conlan Plans To Box Jerwin Ancajas, Not Go To War Jose Martinez Stops Jesus Martinez for NABO Championship Parker Says Forget Wilder Fight: I'm Knocking Anthony Joshua Out! Vasyl Lomachenko: The Fight With Rigondeaux Will Be Historic Kellerman on De La Hoya-McGregor: It's Amazing Conor is Favored Photo: Giovani Santillan, Dodzi Kemeh Ready For Battle Photos: Anthony Dirrell, Denis Douglin - Nearly Brawl at Weighin Canelo-Golovkin Rematch: Update on Negotiations, Date, Venue Jarrell Miller: Muscles Won't Save Joshua - He Has a Glass Jaw Ferdie Pacheco - "The Fight Doctor" - Passes Away at 89 Naoya Inoue vs. Yoan Boyeaux on December 30 Artur Beterbiev, Sergey Kovalev Eager To Settle Their Old Dispute Roach: Jose Ramirez Will Take Amir Imam's Heart, Knock Him Out Bellew: Parker Aiming For 40% For Joshua is Absolutely Ridiculous David Lemieux: One Month Until Ugly Saunders Gets Destroyed! News: Kai Robin Havnaa, Jason Welborn, Jono Carroll, More Arum, Crawford Waiting to Discuss Fighting Horn in Australia Miguel Cotto vs. Sadam Ali - Undercard Information Danny Gonzalez vs. Danny O'Connor For WBC Regional Belt Wilder To Joshua: I'm The Man That's Going To End Your Career! Carl Frampton Aims To Get Knockout Win Over Garcia Julian Williams: The Goal is To Be The First To KO Ishe Smith! De La Hoya Believes Cotto Will Remain Retired After Ali Fight
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement