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Groves Referee Objection!

It looks as if the subject of who will referee the big-fight this Saturday might be up for debate still.

With the American referee Charlie Fitch appointed, it appeared that the subject had been dealt with.

However, reports in the media today indicate that the Groves camp have raised an objection, an objection which Eddie Hearn describes as,

“Charlie was appointed last Tuesday but the latest objection came on Monday morning.”

“It could be late mind games from Groves’ camp but as far as Carl is concerned, London Mayor Boris Johnson could be the man in charge at Wembley. He is not bothered who it is.”

“It’s not unusual for fighters or promoters to object to officials. But a second complaint is very rare. The reason Groves has objected to Fitch is that his camp feels he is too passive.”

“This now goes back to the Boxing Board of Control and the IBF to consider the objection.”

Will there be another twist in this or will it be Fitch in the ring this Saturday evening.


The Journalist

Writer: Kid Glove Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday May 27 2014

Time: 4:34PM

 

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