Froch v Groves date set

The date and location of the highly anticipated fight between Nottingham's Carl Froch and Londoner, George Groves, has been announced.

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Carl Froch to fight Groves in November

Nottingham boxer, Carl Froch, will face fellow Englishman, George Groves, in Manchester on November 23.

Froch claimed his belts against Mikkel Kessler in May Credit: Nick Potts/PA Wire

The highly anticipated fight will see ‘the Cobra’ put his WBA and IBF super-middleweight world titles on the line against unbeaten Londoner, Groves, who is the mandatory challenger for the IBF belt.

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Promoter to reveal Froch v Groves date on Friday

Eddie Hearn, the promoter of Nottinghamshire boxing world champion, Carl Froch, has revealed on Twitter that the date and venue for the superstar's next fight will be made public on Friday.

The highly anticipated fight against George Groves will be Froch's first fight since dramatically defeating Dane, Mikkel Kessler, in May.

That victory saw the 36-year-old claim the IBF and WBA world super-middleweight titles.

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“@trickytree52: @eddiehearn when is @carl_froch and George venue and date being announced Eddie?” Friday