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Stage is set for the Froch v Groves press conference

The stage is set for today's press conference between Carl Froch and George Groves.

The pair are meeting on Saturday at Wembley for the biggest fight in post-war British boxing history.

The media await the rematch press conference Credit: ITV News Central

Carl Froch's stepfather: 'I respect and love him to bits'

Carl Froch's mother and stepfather have been speaking to ITV News Central ahead of 'The Cobra's' rematch at Wembley.

Carl will meet with George Groves for the biggest fight in post-war British boxing history.

Carol and Steve Weatherbed will be cheering Carl on on Saturday.


  1. Steve Clamp

EXCLUSIVE: Mikkel Kessler on Froch v Groves rematch

Saturday will not be the first time Carl Froch has taken part in a high-profile rematch.

In 2010, The Cobra was beaten in Denmark by Mikkel Kessler on a unanimous points decision.

Froch then defeated Kessler in London last year in their rematch.

In an exclusive interview with Mikkel in Copenhagen, he told ITV News Central he is not sure who the winner of the Froch v Groves rematch will be.

  1. Steve Clamp

Carl Froch: 'I am going to do my sport proud'

Nottingham's Carl Froch says he is going to do himself, his family and his sport proud when he steps into the ring on Saturday night.

The Cobra, as he is known in the boxing world, is taking on George Groves in a rematch at Wembley Stadium.

  1. Steve Clamp

Carl Froch on his rematch opponent, George Groves

Carl Froch has told ITV News Central his opponent on Saturday night "is a great fighter".

'The Cobra' will face George Groves for a second time in the biggest fight in post-war British boxing history.

The first fight was controversially stopped in the ninth round.

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