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George Groves

W L D
21 2 0
16 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


rating
ranking
bouts 23
rounds 131
KOs 70%
 
global ID 472580
US ID078655
alias'Saint George'
born 1988-03-26 / age 27
debut2008-11-15 / age 20
divisionsuper middleweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 11½″   /   182cm
reach
72″   /   183cm
residence
Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom
birth place
Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom

Schedule


Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2014-11-22
167Denis Douglin16617 3 0
Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
time: 2:54   referee: Victor Loughlin   judges: Predrag AleksicIan John-LewisJohn Keane
WBC Silver super middleweight title (supervisor: Charles Giles)
Douglin down in the 7th round.
2014-09-20
167½Christopher Rebrasse167¼22 2 3
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Adrio Zannoni   judges: Massimo Barrovecchio 118-110, Bela Florian 118-110, Robert Verwijs 117-111
EBU (European) super middleweight title (supervisor: Enza Jacoponi)
vacant WBC Silver super middleweight title (supervisor: Charles Giles)
2014-05-31
166¼Carl Froch167½32 2 0
Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
LTKO8/12
 L 
TKO
8/12
  
time: 2:43   referee: Charlie Fitch   judges: Michael Pernick 68-65, David Singh 66-67, Alejandro Lopez Cid 66-67
IBF World super middleweight title (supervisor: Daryl Peoples)
WBA World super middleweight title (supervisor: Jesper Jensen)
Groves down from a right to the head.
2013-11-23
166½Carl Froch167¾31 2 0
Phones 4u Arena (formerly M.E.N Arena), Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
LTKO9/12
 L 
TKO
9/12
  
time: 1:33   referee: Howard John Foster   judges: Dave Parris 78-73, Waleska Roldan 76-75, Massimiliano Bianco 76-75
IBF World super middleweight title (supervisor: Dave McCullough)
WBA World super middleweight title
Froch down in the 1st round from a right to the head.
2013-05-25
167½Noe Gonzalez Alcoba16730 2 0
O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom
W TKO5/12
 W  
TKO
5/12
  
time: 0:51   referee: Terry O'Connor   judges: Howard John FosterCarlos SucreRobert Williams
vacant WBA Inter-Continental super middleweight title
2013-03-23
169¾Baker Barakat169¾37 13 4
GETEC Arena, Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
time: 2:20   referee: Norbert Duernberger   judges: Ingo BarrabasJoerg MilkeRainer Schwarz
2013-03-09
171Dario German Balmaceda17111 6 2
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 0:58   referee: John Keane
Balmaceda down in the 2nd round.
2012-12-15
166¾Glen Johnson167¼51 17 2
ExCel Arena, Dockland, London, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: John Keane   judges: Richard James Davies 120-107, Mark Green 120-107, Dave Parris 119-109
Commonwealth (British Empire) super middleweight title
2012-07-28
169½Francisco Sierra17025 5 1
HP Pavilion, San Jose, California, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 2:15   referee: Ray Balewicz   judges: Kermit BaylessSteve MorrowMarty Sammon
Sierra down in rd 6 Groves cut over rt. eye in 3rd. rd.
2011-11-05
167¾Paul Smith167¾31 2 0
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO2/12
 W  
TKO
2/12
  
time: 1:18   referee: Victor Loughlin   judges: Howard John FosterPhil EdwardsTerry O'Connor
BBBofC British super middleweight title
Commonwealth (British Empire) super middleweight title
Smith down twice in the 2nd round.
2011-05-21
167½James DeGale167½10 0 0
O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Howard John Foster   judges: Richard James Davies 115-115, Dave Parris 115-114, John Keane 115-114
BBBofC British super middleweight title
Commonwealth (British Empire) super middleweight title (supervisor: Stephen Hiscock)
2011-03-05
171¼Daniel Adotey Allotey170¾13 1 0
Leisure Centre, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
time: 1:53   referee: Steve Gray
2010-11-13
167½Kenny Anderson16812 0 0
M.E.N. Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W TKO6/12
 W  
TKO
6/12
  
time: 2:35   referee: Dave Parris   judges: Howard John FosterTerry O'ConnorPhil Edwards
Commonwealth (British Empire) super middleweight title
British super middleweight title final eliminator.
2010-07-31
169Alfredo Contreras16912 7 1
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO6/8
 W  
TKO
6/8
  
time: 0:48   referee: Russell Mora
2010-04-03
167¼Charles Adamu16617 4 0
M.E.N. Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W TKO6/12
 W  
TKO
6/12
  
time: 2:51   referee: Victor Loughlin   judges: Phil EdwardsHoward John FosterDave Parris
Commonwealth (British Empire) super middleweight title
Adamu down in once in the 1st round and twice in the 4th.
2010-01-22
171Grigor Sarohanian175½2 2 0
Brentwood Centre, Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
referee: Jeff Hinds
2009-11-07
170Kanstantsin Makhankou169½15 18 0
Arena Nürnberger Versicherung, Nuremberg (Nürnberg), Bayern, Germany
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Jan Christensen   judges: Ingo Barrabas 80-72, Josef Temml 80-72, Rainer Schwarz 80-72
2009-10-16
166Tadas Jonkus1584 4 0
Seaburn Centre, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
time: 1:49   referee: Gary Williams
2009-10-04
170Martins Kukulis1683 25 0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
time: 2:50   referee: Ken Curtis
Kukulis down in the 5th round from a left to the body.
2009-04-25
171Sandor Polgar164¾1 0 0
Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
time: 1:54   referee: Sean Russell
2009-03-28
170Paul Samuels170½19 5 2
Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
time: 2:31   referee: Michael Alexander
2009-02-01
168Romaric Hignard1654 11 3
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United Kingdom
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
time: 1:48   referee: Robert Williams
2008-11-15
167Kiril Psonko1631 2 0
O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Mark Green 60-54
Pro debut for Groves.
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