Date: 17th February 2018 at 11:20am
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The big fight, between George Groves and Chris Eubank Jnr, at the Manchester Arena, is almost upon us.

Tonight, the action will determine which of the two fighters will move on to the final of the World Boxing Super Series super-middleweight tournament.

Yesterday, the weigh-in for the fight took part, with both boxers stepping on to the scales.

George Groves, with a ring record that reads 28-3 with 20 wins coming by way of knockout, took to the scales at 167.1 pounds. The WBA Super middleweight champion looked lean, however, with twenty-four hours to go to the fight, Groves is expected to put on several pounds as he rehydrates.

Chris Eubank Jnr, with a ring record of 27-1 with 20 wins coming by knockout, weighed in 167.6 pounds but is only expected to come into the ring a couple of pounds heavier.

The fight remains an intriguing contest.

Can Eubank Jnr, having moved up to super-middleweight, cope with the extra power Groves will bring to the ring, can he trouble Groves, who has a decent chin, with his array of punches delivered with speed?

The boxing pundits are split on the outcome of this fight, but sat here in the Vital Boxing editorial chair, I?m sticking with Groves extra power wearing Eubank Jnr down and getting a stoppage around the ninth round.