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Froch vs. Groves II: Prediction, Odds, Date, Stats

Carl Froch (The Cobra) defends his WBA (Unified) and IBF super-middleweight titles against George Groves (Saint George). Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

36
Mar 16, 2002
32-2
11
23 (67.6%)
185 cm
191 cm
6 cm
Orthodox
Nov 23, 2013
6m, 8d
4
Age
Debut
Record
Title Fights
KOs
Height
Reach
Ape Index
Stance
Last Fight
Layoff
Win Streak
26
Nov 15, 2008
19-1
1
15 (75%)
182 cm
183 cm
1 cm
Orthodox
Nov 23, 2013
6m, 8d
-1
WBAWBCIBF
sMD
w1
d1
sMD
w2
d3
sMD
w1
d3
super-middleweight
Saturday, 31 May 2014
Wembley Stadium, London, England
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Carl Froch vs. George Groves II

Date

This fight between Carl Froch and George Groves took place on at the Wembley Stadium, London, England.

Tale of the Tape

At 185 cm, Carl Froch is the taller of the two by 3 cms; George Groves is 182 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 191 cm, Froch also has a good reach advantage of 8 cms over Groves' 183 cm. On top of that, Froch also has a 5 cm ape index advantage over Groves.

Froch is coming in to this fight with a record of 32-2 (23 KOs). His last fight was 6 months and 8 days ago against George Groves, which he won via 9th round TKO.

George Groves' boxing career

Groves comes in with a record of 19-1 (15 KOs). His last fight was 6 months and 8 days ago against Carl Froch, which he lost via 9th round TKO.

Carl Froch's boxing career

Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.

On the day of the fight, Froch will be 36 years and 10 months old. Groves will be 26 years and 2 months old.

Prediction and Odds

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After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 65-35 in favor of Carl Froch. Here is the prediction for Froch vs Groves II.

Carl Froch is very likely to win this fight. It is going to be hard for George Groves to win this one.

Result

Carl Froch defeated George Groves via 8th round KO to retain the WBA (Unified) and IBF super-middleweight titles. Groves' losing streak continues, and Froch advances his win streak to 5. Froch is now 33-2, and Groves 19-2.

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