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Khan: Andre Ward Thinks Groves Will Beat Carl Froch

By Edward Chaykovsky

Amir Khan says WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward believes George Groves will be the winner of Saturday's rematch with Carl Froch on Saturday night at Wembley. Khan and Ward are training stablemates under Virgil Hunter, who happens to be in London as he'll work the corner of Brandon Gonzales on the Froch-Groves undercard with James DeGale. Ward won a twelve round decision over Froch several ago in the final bout of the Super Six tournament.

Khan told Sky Sports: "When I spoke to Andre Ward last, he thinks George might take the fight because of his superior boxing skills. He thinks the last fight would have taken a lot out of Froch, especially when he was put down in the first round. He thinks George will take the fight.

"It's going to be a great clash of styles. Both of them wanted the rematch and it's hard to say who's going to win. I think it's a 50-50 fight and people don't know what to expect."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by shahida TKO on 05-31-2014

[QUOTE=Mzembe;14607518]--------------------------------------------------------------------------- Khan is a big name in England and Pakistan only and for obvious reasons. His opinion is worth dog poop to Americans because the only people that like him in America are people of Pakistani descent who clearly have…

Comment by fight_professor on 05-31-2014

[QUOTE=bojangles1987;14606259]Ward should be rooting for Groves. That's a good fight to take if Groves wins.[/QUOTE] If by good you mean Ward walks it I agree.

Comment by Lalaland on 05-31-2014

[QUOTE=Mzembe;14607518]--------------------------------------------------------------------------- Khan is a big name in England and Pakistan only and for obvious reasons. [B]His opinion is worth dog poop to Americans[/B] because the only people that like him in America are people of Pakistani descent who clearly have…

Comment by hugh grant on 05-31-2014

Groves may not want to thank the ref who rescued him at the time, but the ref allowed Groves to fight another day and not take too much punishment, to the point, Groves thinks it is Froch who came out…

Comment by boxingfan1986 on 05-31-2014

[QUOTE=Mzembe;14607518]--------------------------------------------------------------------------- Khan is a big name in England and Pakistan only and for obvious reasons. His opinion is worth dog poop to Americans because the only people that like him in America are people of Pakistani descent who clearly have…

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