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Bellew Backs Callum Smith To Beat George Groves, Win Ali Trophy

Tony Bellew has backed Callum Smith to win the World Boxing Super Series. The former cruiserweight world champion, who is preparing for his May 5 rematch with David Haye at the O2 Arena in London, exc...Read More

Groves: I'm Confident That I'll Fight For The Muhammad Ali Trophy

George Groves has relinquished the IBO title –– just days after picking up the belt. The Hammersmith fighter, who added the lightly-regarded trinket to his WBA Super world title at super-middleweight ...Read More

George Groves: James DeGale's Value Has Diminished Significantly

Back in 2011, George Groves shocked the odds when he handed James DeGale the first defeat of his pro career. At that time, DeGale was being groomed as a rising star who captured Olympic gold. After a ...Read More

David Benavidez: I Hope To Fight Gilberto Ramirez, George Groves

Proud of his Aztec" roots, WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (20-0, 17 KOs) wants to be the best in his division and face the biggest names, but the fight that most attracts him is a uni...Read More

Warren: Eubank is Domestic Level, How About Groves-Saunders?

A VALUABLE LESSON played out in Manchester on Saturday night for any young boxers who believe – or are encouraged to believe – that they know it all. The truth is none of us do and be assured this tou...Read More

Saunders: Eubank Jr. is Never, Ever Going To Be a World Beater!

WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders believes Chris Eubank Jr. will never become a world level force in the future. Saunders, who handed Eubank his first career defeat several years ago, was h...Read More

Eubank Sr. To Eubank Jr. - The Decision Was The Right Decision

CHRIS EUBANK JR was scolded by his dad Senior in the dressing room after losing to George Groves in the World Boxing Super Series on Saturday night. Junior was outclassed by the bigger, more experienc...Read More

George Groves: Eubank Jr. Should Try Something Else, or Perform

George Groves is optimistic he will be fit for the World Boxing Super Series final but said it is "impossible to know" if he will have recovered from a shoulder injury for the showdown on June 2. Grov...Read More

Frank Warren is Eager To Do Billy Joe Saunders vs. George Groves

Hall-of-Fame promoter Frank Warren has expressed an interest in making a fight between Billy Joe Saunders and George Groves at Super-Middleweight. At the weekend, Groves outpointed Chris Eubank Jr to ...Read More

Bellew Urges Eubank Jr. To Make Big Changes After Groves Loss

Liverpool’s Tony Bellew was unimpressed with Chris Eubank Jr.’s performance against WBA Super world and IBO titlist George Groves at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night and has advised the 28-year-...Read More

Weekend Review: Groves Proves His Level, Eubank Jr. Sinks

George Groves: Groves was too talented and too young to write off in 2015 but things didn’t look good. The Londoner had lost each of his three world titles fights, two to Carl Froch (both by knockout)...Read More

George Groves vs. Chris Eubank Jr. - Afterthoughts

So far, they’re three for three. The World Boxing Super Series semi-finals were a smashing success at cruiserweight. While the super middleweight division didn’t provide the same depth of divisional t...Read More

Shane McGuigan: Eubank Jr. Must Reassess, Get Rid Of Cowboys

Chris Eubank Jr. has been told to reassess his career after a points defeat to George Groves on Saturday. The Brighton fighter lost by unanimous decision against George Groves at Manchester Arena, exc...Read More

Chris Eubank Jr. Would Consider Returning To Middleweight

Chris Eubank Jr. (26-2, 20 KOs) has no issue with heading back to the middleweight limit of 160 - for the right fight. Last year, Eubank made a full move to super middleweight and captured the IBO tit...Read More

George Groves - The Emotion and The Logic

George Groves - The Emotion and The Logic

By Tris Dixon - “When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion,” wrote American author Dale Carnegie. The logic before the WBSS super-middlew...Read More

Groves May Request New WBSS Date if Injury Needs Time To Heal

George Groves will see a specialist having dislocated his shoulder in the win over Chris Eubank Jr, but remains adamant he will feature in the World Boxing Super Series final. Groves successfully defe...Read More

Sauerland: We'll Wait Before Making Decision On WBSS Final

Kalle Sauerland has poured water over the idea of rearranging the World Boxing Super Series super-middleweight tournament final. The Comosa AG chief boxing officer was ringside on Saturday to see Geor...Read More

Eubank Sr. Admits: My Son Didn't Perform, Didn't Show His Level

George Groves outclassed bloodied rival Chris Eubank Jr to retain his WBA super-middleweight title with a unanimous decision victory and book a place in the final of the World Boxing Super Series. Gro...Read More

McGuigan: Groves' Shoulder is Massive Concern For Tournament

George Groves could miss the World Boxing Super Series final having been taken to hospital with a suspected dislocated shoulder suffered in his victory over Chris Eubank Jr in Manchester. WBA world ch...Read More

DeGale To Eubank Jr: Now Go Crawl Back Under Your Rock!

James DeGale has launched a stinging Twitter attack on Chris Eubank Jr after the latter was beaten by George Groves in a super-middleweight title fight on Saturday. Groves prevailed by margins of 117-...Read More