By Michael Collins: Sometimes you have to wonder why fights like this get put together in the first place. Tonight, unbeaten #2 WBO, #4 WBC, #7 WBA, #8 IBF Commonwealth super middleweight champion George Groves (16-0, 12 KO’s) successfully defended his domestic level title against a way his best his prime 43-year-old Glen Johnson (51-18-2, 35 KO’s) in winning a lopsided 12 round unanimous decision by the scores of 120-107, 120-107 and 119-109 at the … Read Article
By Michael Collins: Commonwealth super middleweight champion George Groves (15-0, 12 KO’s) thinks he’s going to stop 43-year-old Glen Johnson (51-17-2, 35 KO’s) in their fight tonight at the ExCel Arena, Dockland, London, United Kingdom.
Groves said to Sky Sports News “Clearly Glencoffe knows how to survive, even if he doesn’t come to survive. Stopping him would make a huge statement. I do expect to stop him don’t expect him to just fall over.”
This … Read Article
WBO World Lightweight Champion Ricky Burns will now not be defending his title this Saturday at the Excel London.
The show will still go ahead with FIVE titles on the card and Commonwealth Super-Middleweight Champion George Groves’ title defence against Glen Johnson now tops the night, plus Billy Joe Saunders in a Commonwealth and vacant British Middleweight title showdown against Nick Blackwell and an exciting clash between Steve O’Meara and Liam Smith for the Vacant … Read Article
Commonwealth Super-Middleweight Champion George Groves will defend his title against one of the toughest men in boxing on Saturday 15th December at London’s ExCeL when he faces former International Boxing Federation (IBF) World Light-Heavyweight Champion Glen Johnson.
Groves’ promoter Frank Warren confirmed today that Groves and the Jamaican born Miami based hardman Johnson will feature as chief support on the multi-title card headlined by World Boxing Organization (WBO) World Lightweight Champion Ricky Burns, live and … Read Article