George Groves’ latest quest to become super-middleweight world champion began in convincing style as the 27-year-old Londoner overcame Andrea Di Luisa, 33, with an emphatic fifth round stoppage at the Copper Box Arena, London.
Leicester City moved back to the top of the Premier League after a fantastic weekend of football. The Foxes won 3-0 at home to Stoke, whilst previous leaders Arsenal lost to Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium and Manchester City could only manage a draw at West Ham.
As the season reaches its mid-point over the festive period and the turn of the year, it is time to look back on what has been the most unpredictable of seasons thus far. With champions Chelsea unrecognisably poor and Leicester City top at Christmas, no-one could have predicted what has happened so far.