George Groves v Chris Eubank Jr: Tale of the tape

Saturday, February 17, 2018

One of the biggest all British fights in quite a while takes place on Saturday night.

George Groves and Chris Eubank Jr will face off in Manchester, live on talkSPORT, with a place in the World Boxing Super Series final at stake.

Here’s the tale of the tape with all the basics that you need to know about both men…

Groves v Eubank Jr stream: When is the fight, what time does it start and where is it taking place?

Age

George Groves: 29

Chris Eubank Jr: 28

Hometown

George Groves: Hammersmith, London, UK

Chris Eubank Jr: Brighton, Sussex, UK

Height

George Groves: 5’11½”

Chris Eubank Jr: 5’11”

Fights

George Groves: 30

Chris Eubank Jr: 27

Wins

George Groves: 27

Chris Eubank Jr: 26

Losses

George Groves: 3

Chris Eubank Jr: 1

KOs

George Groves: 20

Chris Eubank Jr: 20

KO %

George Groves: 67%

Chris Eubank Jr: 74%

Notable Wins

George Groves: James DeGale (2011), Fedor Chudinov (2017)

Chris Eubank Jr: Dmitrii Chudinov (2014), Arthur Abraham (2017)

Notable Losses

George Groves: Carl Froch (2013, 2014), Badou Jack (2015)

Chris Eubank Jr: Billy Joe Saunders (2014)

Titles

George Groves: WBA super-middleweight world title

Chris Eubank Jr: IBO super-middleweight title