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 Last update:  3/12/2012       Read more by Rick Reeno         
   
Stieglitz vs Groves: SES Boxing Wins The Purse Bid
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By Rick Reeno

BoxingScene.com has been informed that SES Boxing, who promote WBO super middleweight champion Robert Stieglitz (41-2, 23KOs), secured the rights to the mandatory defense against British titleholder George Groves (14-0, 11KOs). The WBO held a purse bid earlier today in Budapest, Hungary. Reportedly SES submitted "around $800,000."

Stieglitz was scheduled to defend his title against Mikkel Kessler on April 14th in Coppenhagen, but BoxingScene broke the news earlier today that Kessler is still dealing with a right hand injury and withdrew from the contest . Kessler will return on May 19th against a new opponent.

Groves has a fight scheduled on Friday night in Wembley, as he faces dangerous puncher Kenny Anderson (15-1, 11KOs) in a rematch.

Tags: Robert Stieglitz , George Groves , Stieglitz-Groves , Stieglitz vs Groves


 

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comment by Leohappy, on 03-12-2012
wow i didn't know SES boxing has so much money tbh. $800k is quite a solid buck.

comment by SelectOne, on 03-12-2012
I think Groves Wins this one hes a quality fighter hes one of those fighters with more heart than skills but i think he goes to war in this fight he goes out on his back or Robert does no in between.

comment by Spray_resistant, on 03-12-2012
Stieglitz will beat and ko Groves.

comment by chav, on 03-12-2012
It's a big if not a good step up for Groves. I couldn't imagine Frank losing a purse bid for DeGail when those two were together and best pals, but I always got the suspicion he picked up Groves for Chunky to dine on at a later date and wasn't 110% behind the idea of properly promoting Groves lik...

comment by D-MiZe, on 03-12-2012
Groves fights on Friday against Anderson in their second fight. Check out the first on Youtube.

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