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Boxer proposes to girlfriend after knocking out opponent

One of the most memorable moments from the Academy Award winning movie “Rocky” is when Philadelphia underdog Rocky Balboa embraces his girlfriend Adrian in the ring after taking Apollo Creed the distance. It might very well be the most romantic moment in boxing history. However, IBF super middleweight champion Carl Froch may have something to say about that. After knocking...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Can George Groves recover physically & mentally from crushing KO loss to Froch?

Although technically what happened in Wembley Stadium on Saturday night is a TKO because the referee stopped the fight without making a count, in all other ways Carl Froch delivered a devastating one-punch kayo to George Groves. Groves wasn't just stopped; he was hit by a right cross that turned him around like a music box ballerina and deposited him on his ass, leaving him splayed...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Fight results from Westeros: The Mountain smashes Oberyn, wins by brutal KO

Red Viper vs. The Mountain Game of Thrones Results: In the Westeros showdown everyone had been waiting for in the world of Game of Thrones, Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane scored a smashing, brutal knockout victory over his cocky challenger, Oberyn "The Red Viper" Martell on Sunday night in King's Landing. Oberyn learned the same lesson that a similarly cocky...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Froch Leave No Doubt, Knocks Out Groves In Round 8

LONDON,  ENGLAND - Photo courtesy: Telegraph UK In the highly anticipated second battle of English supremacy,  Carl “The Cobra” Froch defeated George Groves by way of  ferocious knockout in the 8th round at London’s Wembley Arena on Saturday. Groves, the early aggressor, took control  in the opening rounds working behind a stiff jab that largely kept Froch at bay. Continuing...
Via BadCulture
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Carl Froch, Legend, Brutally Knocks Out George Groves

It was, by the measure of the 80,000 fans in attendance, the biggest British fight ever. And it was Carl Froch, the man who currently rules the British scene, who established his conclusive supremacy on HBO over fellow British super middleweight George Groves with a fearsome knockout that was in no way as controversial as the stoppage in their first meeting. Groves, as usual, started...
Via The Queensbury Rules
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Carl Froch and George Groves tip the scales to fight

Carl Froch and George Groves tipped the scales this afternoon for tomorrow’s rematch at Wembley Stadium in London. The 6-foot-1 Froch (32-2, 23 KOs) weighed 167.6 pounds and the 6-foot Groves (19-1, 15 KOs) went 166.25. In their original scrap last November, Froch successfully defended the IBF and WBA super middleweight crowns with a controversial ninth round TKO triumph over Groves...
Via Sports by Colin
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Carl Froch vs. George Groves weigh-in results, photos & video

Froch vs. Groves 2 Weights: The Carl Froch vs. George Groves weigh-in was held this afternoon in advance of Saturday's sold out bash at Wembley Stadium, when 80,000 fans will take in the much anticipated rematch between the two rivals. Right here, you can find the Froch vs. Groves weigh-in results, along with photos and video of the proceedings. Take a look and see how it all...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 days ago  |  Discuss

80k Fans Expected At Wembley Stadium for Froch vs. Groves II

Big time fight in London this Saturday here is what Froch and Groves are saying about their rematch. Carl Froch: “George Groves has been going to the opening of an envelope, dinning out on his round one knockdown against The Cobra and giving it large. But that’s his prerogative if he is enjoying the moment his little time his little five minutes of fame then you know he should...
Via BlackSportsOnline
25 days ago  |  Discuss

George Groves workout photos & quotes: Carl Froch is an ignorant fighter

George Groves described Carl Froch’s technique as ‘awful’ and rejected the champion as a fighting man ahead of their rematch on Saturday at Wembley Stadium. Groves called their first meeting a ‘daylight robbery’ when Froch survived a first round knockdown and a furious onslaught in a sixth round that the Londoner called ‘the worst round in Carl Froch’s career’, only...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Foch vs. Groves: The Quintessential Dust-Up

The main thing Froch has to change is his attitude. We know his footwork is terrible and his style of boxing is ugly. We didn’t have to see the first Groves fight to find that out. He disregarded Groves on every level – personally, professionally and in ability – and didn’t think he [Groves] belonged in a ring with him—Johnny Nelson George Groves (13-0) is a 23 year old...
Via Ringnews24
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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