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George Groves: I can understand why nobody thinks I’m a great fighter

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George Groves opens up to Elliot Worsell about facing his demons after three high-profile losses

GEORGE GROVES was forced to ask himself some difficult questions after three high-profile losses. In this week’s BOXING NEWS, Elliot Worsell discovers the answers…

“I’m certainly capable of doing a lot more,” Groves says. “Many people said [Martin] Murray was a good fighter and I was a good fighter and that’s why it was a competitive fight. I didn’t want to say it before the fight, but I always felt I was more than that, that I was a great fighter. I can understand why nobody would think that at the moment. I’ve made a few mistakes and I’m not worthy of that statement right now. But I’m sure I’ll get there and that my performances in the next couple of years will show I’m one of Britain’s best fighters…”

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