George Groves Ready For Vegas Showdown

WBC super middleweight champion Badou Jack, and his British rival George Groves, had an intense “face to face” upon arrival at the MGM in Las Vegas on Wednesday.  Groves (21-2-KO16), who has been training for two months in Big Bear, California, and has declare himself ready to become the new WBC champion and dethrone Jack (19-1-1 KO12), who is part of Mayweather Team Promotions.  The Brit had two goes at the super middleweight title but was stopped on both occasions by freshly-retired Carl Froch.

Groves says:  ‘Fighting in Las Vegas is exciting.  It is a big challenge to fight for the best championship belt of the world and this is a great motivation for me.’ In response Jack says:  ‘This will be a close fight.  I know the quality of my opponent but I am superior in many ways.  I’m 110% sure that I will retain my world title!’