George Groves

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Scott Westgarth collapsed and died after an English title eliminator. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Another death, another rancorous debate. Scott Westgarth, a 31-year-old light-heavyweight who came to boxing late and left it too early, has died afte(...)

 George Groves  celebrates his defeat of  Chris Eubank Jr. Photograph: Mark Robinson/Getty Images

George Groves produced one of the finest displays of his career to advance to the World Boxing Super Series super middleweight final by beating fellow(...)

Conor McGregor speaks during a news conference in Las Vegas on Wednesday. Photo: John Locher/AP

How can I watch the fight? The event will be broadcast on Sky Sports Box Office at a cost of €24.95 for McGregor’s Republic of Ireland compatriots. I(...)

Referee Robert Byrd prepares to start the third round of the light heavyweight title bout between Sergey Kovalev (left)  and Andre Ward at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in November 2016. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty Images

American referee Robert Byrd is to oversee the fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas on August 26th. It has also been confir(...)

Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko during the weigh-in at Wembley Arena, London prior to Saturday night’s fight at Wembley Stadium. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

A 27-year-old against a 41-year-old seems too simple an equation for the biggest World title fight to take place in these islands – with Anthony Joshu(...)

Ireland’s Katie Taylor was due to have her third professional fight in New York on St Patrick’s weekend. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Katie Taylor is set to become part of an historic boxing event in Wembley Stadium on April 29th. The Irish world amateur and Olympic champion, who tu(...)

George Groves during his bout against Eduard Gutknecht at the Wembley SSE Arena, London. Photograph: Steven Paston/PA

George Groves’ opponent Eduard Gutknecht has undergone surgery after falling ill after their fight last night. Groves beat the 34-year-old super-midd(...)

Barry McGuigan has said the hot air from Scott Quigg’s camp ahead of Saturday’s fight in Manchester means nothing. Photograph: Getty

Animosity is an invaluable ingredient of any fight – and there has been no shortage of it on the long, bumpy road that ends in Manchester on Saturday (...)

Carl Froch has announced his retirement from boxing. Photograph: PA

Four-time world champion Carl Froch announced his retirement from boxing on Tuesday after over a year out of the ring and said: “I think the desire ha(...)

Carl Froch knocks out George Groves   at Wembley Stadium. Photograph:   Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Carl Froch settled his rivalry with George Groves in brutal fashion as he knocked his bitter foe out cold with a crunching right hand in their record(...)

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