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Froch Reveals Words of Advice He Gave To Groves

On one of the most intense nights of British sporting history, before a crowd of 80,000 at London's Wembley, IBF/WBA 'regular' super middleweight champion Carl Froch stunned George Groves with a devastating right-hook in the eight round to win the match after the Hammersmith-born challenger was on the ascendency.

Asked what he said to Groves after the fight, Froch said: "I said he's young, he's talented, he's skillful, he'll come again. I told him 'don't go home and be too down and depressed and go in a downward spiral because you're a good fighter. You were in that fight. I punch very hard and I caught you with a shot that finished you off - and that's boxing.'"

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by flat1985 on 06-02-2014

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;14614006]On one of the most intense nights of British sporting history, before a crowd of 80,000 at London's Wembley, IBF/WBA 'regular' super middleweight champion Carl Froch stunned George Groves with a devastating right-hook in the eight round to win the…

Comment by Spray_resistant on 06-02-2014

Nice of him to say and pretty much true, he is a good fighter certainly was in the fight, Froch threw hard and landed flush.

Comment by whatismyname on 06-02-2014

No Froch fan, but that was classy

Comment by Queen_Leia on 06-01-2014

The Saint will forever be on the Cobra highlight KO reel.

Comment by Dean_Razorback on 06-01-2014

really nice words from froch, that was a tough loss for groves

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