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Froch vs. Groves 2

Carl Froch believes the sport is flying after amazing Wembley night

Carl Froch says his fantastic KO win over George Groves at Wembley Stadium connected by EE has still not sunk in – and The Cobra is urging British boxing to capitalise on its greatest night. Froch secured back to back wins over Groves and retained his WBA and IBF World Super Middleweight titles again with a stunning eighth round knockout, in front of 80,000 fans at the national stadium live [...]

Froch v Groves II – Postscript

Someone once described boxing as show business with blood. Joe Frazier’s take on it was perhaps more to the point. “Boxing is the only sport where you can get your brain shook, your money took, and your name in the undertaker book.” How to place boxing as a sport in the second decade of the 21st century? Whenever we take a measure of ourselves and society today the word civilized automatically [...]

“Carl ‘The Cobra’ Froch” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents a big “Carl ‘The Cobra‘ Froch” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”!! Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506 Throughout the first half hour of the show, The Pugilist KOrner team will discuss Carl “The Cobra“ Froch‘s inspired effort in front of 80,000 fight fans at the legendary Wembley Stadium [...]

Froch knocks out Groves in London

For the second and possibly the last time IBF/WBA super middleweight champion Carl Froch (33-2, 24 KO’s) knocked out George Groves (19-2, 15 KO’s) in stopping him in the 8th round on Saturday night in a tactical battle at Wembley Stadium in London, UK. Groves retreated to the ropes and was hit by a right hand from Froch that knocked him down and out. American referee Charlie Fitch stopped [...]

The Pugilist KOrner Radio: “Fight Night – Carl Froch vs. George Groves II”

Today at 4PM EST/1PM PST, “JK Productions” presents a special blow by blow presentation of “Froch vs. Groves” the rematch!! Listener line: 718-506-1506 Join us as we give the fight fans an alternative to the HBO and Sky Sports commentary in London, England, and call the action live as it happens in the ring. Boxing writer and ring announcer Joseph Herron will provide blow by blow [...]

Froch – Groves: Unfinished Business – A Breakdown

The Grudge, the Golden boys and the Little Stars Over 75 years since the last time 80 000 people gathered to watch a boxing fight in the UK, the Carl Froch vs George Groves rematch is undeniably a special event. The headline event has every ingredient required to make it worthy of such an epic sporting occasion. However, just to ensure the night cannot fail, Eddie Hearn of Matchroom promotions has [...]

Eight experts give their pre-fight predictions on Froch-Groves II

Photo by HBO/Ed Mulholland - One of the biggest fights in British boxing history will take place tomorrow, as bitter super-middleweight rivals Carl Froch and George Groves will go at it in front of 80,000 fans at Wembley. Currently, seemingly everyone is talking about the fight and who will win. Here, eight figures from the boxing world give their pre-fight predictions: Harold “The Shadow” [...]

Froch vs. Groves II: A Prince plots to make history by dethroning the reigning King Carl the Cobra of Great Britain

Two noble men battle in the modern day coliseum of Wembley Stadium for historic supremacy. The reigning King Carl Froch from Nottingham earned his kingship at war, with the blood running through his body from a long line of warriors representing proudly out of the house of Froch. Prince George of London is plotting his revenge after claims of robbery by way of referee, being the sole the reason [...]

How would a near-prime Joe Calzaghe fare today?

With bated breath, the entire boxing world is looking forward to the eagerly anticipated rematch between Carl Froch and George Groves. The sheer energy and excitement that will undoubtedly be unleashed by 80,000 screaming British fans is so electric it can practically be felt already. Their first encounter was incredible, and there is every reason to believe that this time the action will be every [...]

Carl Froch v George Groves 2: The Rematch Is Here!

The most anticipated fight in British boxing in decades is upon us. On Saturday at Wembley Stadium in London, Carl Froch and George Groves will climb into the ring in front of 80,000 spectators, with millions watching on television not only in Britain but around the world. Not since the Eubank v Benn rematch at Old Trafford in 1993 has a domestic boxing rivalry generated this much excitement. Frank [...]

Froch vs. Groves II: Final Press Conference Quotes & Photos

Below are quotes from today’s Froch vs. Groves II Final press conference in London. Froch vs. Groves II happens Saturday, May 31 live on HBO beginning at 4:00 p.m. ET/PT. Carl Froch “I still can’t believe that we’ll be walking out in front of 80,000 fans, boxing fans and non-boxing fans.” “I’ve prepared for this fight like no other fight before. Unbelievable shape. [...]

LIVE! Froch vs Groves 2 – The Weigh-In LIVE from Wembley Arena

Official Weights from London: Carl Froch: 167.9 lbs. George Groves: 166.4 lbs. Saturday’s HBO Boxing After Dark telecast begins at 4:00 p.m. (ET/PT) with a world featherweight title fight (Vetyeka vs. Donaire) from Macau. The main event of the day live at 4:45 p.m. (ET/PT) features a highly anticipated 12-round title rematch between super middleweight title-holder Carl Froch and top contender [...]