World Boxing Super Series final: Callum Smith knocks out George Groves

World Boxing Super Series final: Callum Smith knocks out George Groves

Callum Smith ended fellow Briton George Groves’ 16-month reign as WBA world super-middleweight champion and won the World Boxing Super Series with a stunning seventh-round knockout.

The Liverpudlian, 28, landed a left hook to hurt Groves, who hung on until a body shot finally floored him.

As 30-year-old Groves shook his head, the new champion dropped to his knees in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

World Boxing Super Series final: Callum Smith knocks out George Groves
World Boxing Super Series final: Callum Smith knocks out George Groves

Smith follows his sibling Liam in becoming a world champion.

All four Smith brothers – including former British champions Paul and Stephen – embraced in the ring after the fight.