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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Promoter Eddie Hearn hoping the fight will be eliminator for WBC title

Sunday, November 23, 2014
George Groves

James Degale made an impressive statement in the super-middleweight division with a thumping third round stoppage of experienced Mexican Manuel Antonio Periban.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Dale Youth boxer Joey Teal

Dale Youth trainer Mick Delaney is backing Joey Teal to go right to the top of the sport after winning the England Boxing Elite Development Championships.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Eddie Hearn (left) alongside James DeGale

Promoter Eddie Hearn is confident James DeGale will be back fighting at Wembley Stadium next summer if he can come through the challenges ahead of him between now and next June.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
George Groves beat Christopher Rebrasse on points at the SSE Arena in Wembley

EXCLUSIVE: George Groves is targeting a world title fight with American star Anthony Dirrell after making a winning return to the ring at the SSE Arena in Wembley on Saturday night.

Sunday, September 21, 2014
George Groves celebrates his victory over Christopher Rebrasse  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

George Groves made a winning return to action in his first fight since losing to Carl Froch in May by outpointing Frenchman Christopher Rebrasse at Wembley Arena.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Former Dale Youth amateurs George Groves (left) and James DeGale (right). Pic: Nick Potts

George Groves says he would fight fellow Dale Youth graduate James DeGale again, but only if the former Olympic champion wins a world title.

Monday, July 21, 2014
Dereck Chisora, Frank Warren and Tyson Fury (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Dereck Chisora has been forced to withdraw from his European heavyweight title showdown with Tyson Fury in Manchester after fracturing his hand during a sparring session.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014
George Groves (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

George Groves has announced his return to the ring following his defeat to Carl Froch at Wembley Stadium in May.

Thursday, June 26, 2014
Wadi Camacho has his say (Picture by Danny Lawson/PA Wire)

Fight pair go face to face in Glasgow

Sunday, June 1, 2014
Carl Froch knocking down George Groves  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

Hammersmith-born George Groves has ruled out the chance that last night’s defeat to Carl Froch will be the end of his career.

Sunday, June 1, 2014
Carl Froch celebrates. Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Carl Froch believes his knock-out victory over George Groves at Wembley Stadium proves he is among the best fighters in the world.

Saturday, May 31, 2014
Carl Froch celebrates after knocking down George Groves. Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Carl Froch settled his rivalry with George Groves in brutal fashion as he knocked his bitter enemy out cold with a crunching right hand in their record-breaking Wembley Stadium rematch.

Saturday, May 31, 2014
Carl Froch (left) and George Groves (right) with Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Carl Froch knows his career ‘is hanging by a thread’ ahead of Saturday’s blockbuster rematch against George Groves at Wembley Stadium.

Thursday, May 29, 2014
George Groves and Carl Froch at Wembley on Thursday  (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

George Groves has predicted he will knock Carl Froch out with a left hook at Wembley Stadium on Saturday night.

Thursday, May 29, 2014
James 'Chunky' DeGale  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

James DeGale expects to beat Brandon Gonzales on Saturday before settling into his ringside seat and seeing whether he will fight Carl Froch or George Groves in his dream world title shot.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
George Groves and Carl Froch in their first scrap.  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

WBA and IBF super-middleweight title challenger George Groves insists he has the physical fitness to match Carl Froch over 12 rounds - but has questioned whether the defending champion has the mental toughness needed.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
George Groves and Carl Froch (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Saturday’s huge fight at Wembley between Carl Froch and George Groves has been thrown a curveball as the IBF are still unsure on their referee choice.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Dereck Chisora (left), promoter Frank Warren (centre) and Tyson Fury. Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Dereck Chisora has vowed to end Tyson Fury’s hopes of clinching a WBO Heavyweight Championship bout with Wladimir Klitschko, despite losing his unbeaten record to the 25-year-old in 2011.

Monday, March 10, 2014
George Groves and Carl Froch pictured at Wembley Stadium. Picture: PA

George Groves will refuse to fight Carl Froch unless the British Boxing Board of Control sanction neutral officials for their super-middleweight world title rematch at Wembley Stadium.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
George Groves connects with Carl Froch during their first IBF and WBA world super middleweight title fight. Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images

George Groves’ much-anticipated re-match against IBF and WBA super-middleweight champion Carl Froch will be staged at Wembley Stadium on May 31.

Sunday, March 2, 2014
Anthony Joshua celebrates his victory over Hector Avila. Picture: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

Anthony Joshua took just 134 seconds to see off Hector Avila in Glasgow to take his professional record to five wins in five fights.

Sunday, March 2, 2014
James DeGale celebrates beating Gevorg Khatchikian. Picture: Nick Potts/PA Wire

James DeGale remained on course to become Great Britain’s first Olympic and professional world champion on Saturday night with an 11th-round stoppage of Gevorg Khatchikian in Bristol.

Monday, February 17, 2014
Chelsea and Manchester City players take part in the minute's silence for the late Sir Tom Finney before their FA Cup fifth round match. Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

It was another memorable weekend for one reason or another if you’re an Arsenal, Chelsea or Fulham fan, while football paid tribute to the late Sir Tom Finney. There was also big-time boxing, rugby, athletics and Lizzy Yarnold celebrated Winter Olympic gold.

Sunday, February 16, 2014
Dereck Chisora celebrates his victory over Kevin Johnson during the WBO and WBA International Heavyweight Championship bout during Copper Box III at the Copper Box Arena, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday February 15, 2014. See PA story BOXING London. Photo credit should read: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire

Dereck Chisora claimed a unanimous points victory over Kevin Johnson at the Copper Box to put himself on a collision course with fellow British heavyweight Tyson Fury.

Friday, February 14, 2014
Dereck Chisora. Picture: PA

Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury will take a step closer to a summer showdown with victories at London’s Copper Box Arena on Saturday.

Thursday, February 13, 2014
George Groves (left) in action against Carl Froch during their IBF and WBA world super middleweight title fight. Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images

Carl Froch and George Groves have finally agreed to a rematch of last November’s blockbuster, Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn has announced.

Monday, February 10, 2014
Dereck Chisora. Picture: PA

Dereck Chisora aims to make quick work of Kevin Johnson at the Copper Box on Saturday to send a warning to rival Tyson Fury.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Dereck Chisora (left) and Tyson Fury in the ring back in 2011. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Heavyweight destroyer Tyson Fury has promised not to let new opponent Joey Abell derail him from his summer showdown with Dereck Chisora when they square up at the Copper Box Arena on February 15.

Monday, February 3, 2014
Anthony Joshua celebrates. Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images

Olympic gold medallist Anthony Joshua’s seamless transition to the professional ranks continued on Saturday as he knocked out Dorian Darch in the second round in Cardiff.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Tyson Fury. Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images

Frank Warren hopes to stage a rematch between Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury which would serve as a World Boxing Organisation heavyweight title eliminator.

Sunday, January 26, 2014
Tyson Fury. Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images

Unbeaten heavyweight Tyson Fury will take on Argentine puncher Gonzalo Omar Basile at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday February 15.

Saturday, January 25, 2014
George Groves and Carl Froch shake hands after their world title fight

Carl Froch has been ordered to give domestic rival George Groves a rematch within 90 days or be stripped of his world title by the International Boxing Federation.

Friday, January 24, 2014
George Groves (right) lands a punch on Carl Froch during their IBF and WBA world super middleweight title fight. Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images

George Groves is still desperate for a rematch against Carl Froch despite turning down “unsatisfactory” terms from the WBA and IBF super-middleweight champion’s team.

Friday, January 24, 2014
George Groves and Carl Froch shake hands after their world title fight

George Groves has turned down a “seven figure” fee for a rematch against Carl Froch, the WBA and IBF world super middleweight champion has claimed.

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