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Carl Froch retains titles

Updated: November 23, 2013, 11:46 PM ET
Associated Press

MANCHESTER, England -- Carl Froch recovered from a first-round knockdown to retain his WBA and IBF super-middleweight titles with a ninth-round technical knockout of George Groves in an engrossing fight on Saturday.

Referee Howard Foster infuriated Groves and a packed crowd of 21,000 at Manchester Arena when he stopped the fight after Froch finally landed some meaningful punches that left the challenger wobbling for the first time.

"I feel that the ref got it wrong," Groves said. ...

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