October 14, 2017 in the ring Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom, determined another semifinalist “WBSS” in the weight category Super Middleweight Title (-76.2 KG.)
“WBSS” – World Boxing Super Series – Muhammad Ali Trophy Cup tournament, includes the best boxers in the world from the top 15 ratings of four main organizations – WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO, only 8 people, divided into 2 subgroups – A and B, in each of which 4 fighters and fights are held for departure by the play-off system.
In each bout of the super series at stake is the World Champion title and the fight itself lasts 12 rounds for 3 minutes.
This time, in the ring met, two representatives of Britain – George Groves – 26 (19) -3-0, N: 3 in the independent world ranking VS Jamie Cox – 24 (13) -0-0, N: 39 in the independent world ranking.
At stake in this fight was the WBA Super World Super Middleweight Title and the fight formula 12X3.
The bout ended on 1′:42″ of the fourth round, winning KO (Knock Out) in favor of George Groves, which is accurate, counter blow to the body, sent his opponent a knockout!
In the course of the fight, Jamie Cox fought well and constantly went ahead, presinging his opponent, and George Groves working as a second number more threw strikes at the meeting and apparently using his experience (16 times he conducted 12 rounds, Championships fights) specifically forced his opponent go for it, and took advantage of in the fourth round, brightly finishing the fight with the victory of KO (Knock Out)
The hand winner’s was raised by George Groves!
Now George Groves will meet on 13.01.2018 in London, with another semifinalist of this subgroup – Chris Eubank Jr. – 26-1-0.
Recall that the first semifinalist of subgroup A, Englishman Callum Smith, expects the name of his opponent in the semifinals (this semifinal will be held on 10.02.2018 in Liverpool) which is determined in the fight between Juergen Braehmer (Germany) – 48-3-0 VS Rob Brant (USA) – 22-0-0, which will be held on October 28, 2017.
The first lines of the independent World rankings in this category are as follows:
1 ➡ Chris Eubank Jr. – 26-1-0 – Brighton, Sussex, United Kingdom
2 ➡ Gilberto Ramirez* – 36-0-0 – Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
3 ➡ George Groves – 26-3-0 – Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom
4 ➡ Callum Smith – 23-0-0 – Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
Why the holder of the WBO World Super Middleweight Title belt, undefeated Mexican boxer Gilberto Ramirez – 36-0-0, did not take part in this super-series, it’s unclear! According to BoxRec.com, Gilberto Ramirez is preparing to defend his title on 03.02.2018 and the name of his opponent is not yet determined!
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