CHRIS EUBANK JR has claimed he left George Groves “harm and offended” after the British rivals sparred forward of their world title conflict.
Groves faces Eubank Jr within the World Boxing Tremendous Sequence semi-final on Saturday night time, with Groves additionally defending his WBA super-middleweight title.
It is one of the crucial anticipated fights of the 12 months, and will probably be competed on the sold-out Manchester Area.
The Hammersmith boxer used Eubank as a sparring companion in 2011 when making ready for his bout with James DeGale.
Eubank Jr has insisted he would generally go away the 29-year-old Groves feeling dejected following their sparring periods.
He informed Boxing Information: “I harm him on a number of events through the years.
Groves vs Eubank Jr
Groves taken to hospital with suspected dislocated shoulder
LIVE AND DIRECT
Watch Eubank Jr vs Groves live stream: How to stream ITV Box Office fight
In the grove
When is George Groves vs Chris Eubank Jr and what TV channel is it on?
Groves beats Eubank Jr in brutal and bloody Brit war despite shoulder injury
Groves vs Eubank Jr: How to watch fight online for FREE – but there is a catch
Liam Gallagher and fans fume as ITV Box Office crashes for Groves vs Eubank Jr
Groves vs Eubank viewers blast ITV after ‘buying fight which does not appear on TV’
Groves vs Eubank Jr ring walk : What is the EXACT time the fight will start?
Seb Eubank blasts ITV after axing fight despite brother Chris being main event
“He would leave the ring dejected and angry, and sometimes he would get angry in the ring in the sparring sessions.
“Sometimes he would be completely out of character and drop his hands and do things so you could see he was frustrated, and I expect all that to come out in the fight.”
The 28-year-old also promised to be relentless on Saturday.
BATTLE OF BRITAIN Five areas where Chris Eubank Jr vs George Groves will be won and lost
“I expect all those weaknesses and mental insecurities to eventually show, because I’m going to be on top of him from round one, and I’m going to break him,” he added.
“There’s only so much he will be able to take. I don’t believe he is the most mentally tough fighter out there.
“I think he can be mentally broken if the right buttons are pushed, and I’m pushing those buttons, and I’ll be pushing them all night long.”