George Groves records unanimous points victory over Chris Eubank Jr

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Our live blog will bring you all the action and interaction from the Manchester Arena, where a place in the World Boxing Super Series final and the WBA "super" title are on the line.

George Groves skipped the post-fight press conference on Saturday night as the super-middleweight was taken straight to the hospital after his victory over Chris Eubank Jr.

"I'd already hurt him before the cut".

George Groves celebrated retaining the WBA world super-middleweight title with his arm in a sling after suffering a suspected dislocated shoulder in the last round of his bruising encounter with fellow Briton Chris Eubank Jr.

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He's fine with that assignment, recognizing that this may be the final chance in his career for such a big moment. Agosta scored a power-play goal at 7:18 on a backhand feed from Natalie Spooner at the corner of the U.S.net.

"I want this more than anything I've ever wanted in my life".

The victor will advance to the final of the tournament but more than that, will mark himself out as the top dog in the division.

What Time Are The Ring Walks? However, there were rumors after today's fight that Groves may have fractured his shoulder which could play hobs with the well-laid plans of the WBSS organizers.

The two men have been involved in plenty of verbal jousting this week but both lookeed in excellent shape as they stepped on the scales for the weigh-in on Friday afternoon.

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Groves looked more at ease without landing big shots on Eubank Jr, who had never been knocked down in his previous 27 professional bouts.

A genuine toss-up, this fight could go either way. Did I underestimate him?

Eubank Jr. somehow felt it was close, but make no mistake he did not fight his fight. Just ask the aforementioned Froch.

Groves showed his class, befuddling Eubank Jr. behind boxing at a smart distance and counterpunching throughout the majority of the bout.

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His opponent George Groves is available at 6/4 to complete the biggest victory of his short, but esteemed career thus far.

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