Carl Froch v George Groves rematch is on

The highly anticipated rematch between Nottingham's Carl Froch and George Groves will go ahead.

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Groves: Froch has made a 'terrible terrible mistake'

George Groves has told his 150,000 Twitter followers that Nottingham boxer Carl Froch has made a 'terrible terrible mistake', following yesterday's announcement that a rematch is on.

Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn said the second encounter is going to be 'something very special'.

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Mad day today..just to thank you all for your patience and support..it's on..this is going to be something VERY special! #frochvgrovesII

'The Cobra', as Froch is known in the boxing world, said he is "excited" for the fight.

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Read: Latest odds for the rematch fight

Carl Froch v George Groves rematch: Latest odds

It was announced yesterday that the highly anticipated rematch between Nottingham's Carl 'The Cobra' Froch and George Groves will go ahead.

The showdown second fight has been scheduled for May 31 after the first encounter was controversially stopped by the referee in the ninth round.

But who is favourite this time round?

The pair shake hands after the last fight in November Credit: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Latest odds:

Carl Froch to win - 8/15

George Groves to win - 6/4

Draw - 25/1

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Odds courtesy of SkyBet. Odds correct at time of publication.

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