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Another One Gets Away: Amir Khan Vs Kell Brook

Tuesday, we saw the delay, perhaps death, of one of the best fights in the sport. Wednesday, we got the delay, perhaps death, of the biggest fight in the U.K. and a damn good fight on every other part of the globe, too. Amir Khan vs Chris Algieri was officially announced via news release Wednesday for May 29 on Spike TV, instead of Amir Khan vs Kell Brook. We kind of knew this was...
Via Bloguin Best
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brook to defend IBF welterweight title against English rival Gavin

  Kell Brook will defend his IBF welterweight belt against Frankie Gavin in an all-English world title fight in London on May 30. It will be Brook's second title defense, after stopping Jo Jo Dan in four rounds last month. The 29-year-old Gavin lost a split decision against European welterweight champion Leonard Bundu last year for his first defeat as a professional. Brook had wanted...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Brook/Gavin or Khan/Algieri: Which Wrong Is Right-er?

LOS ANGELES — When Amir Khan defeated Devon Alexander in December, a non-title fight a year too late, watchers saw a poised, sharper fighter. A version of Khan than anything displayed in his previous two bouts. It appeared he was finally hitting his stride since joining Virgil Hunter. Making his usual media rounds, Khan continues to make it clear he wants a super fight with either...
Via BadCulture
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Kell Brook: I want to fight twice by the end of summer

Kell Brook wants to box as soon as possible after his brutal four-round demolition of Jo Jo Dan in Sheffield on Saturday. Brook dismantled his mandatory challenger with a display of his power and accuracy, flooring the Romanian-Canadian twice in both the second and fourth rounds before the challenger retired on his stool ahead of the fifth. ‘The Special One’ is enjoying a very...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kell Brook dominates in return; wants Amir Khan July 13 in Wembley

Kell Brook sent out a warning to his Welterweight rivals by dishing out a devastating four-round beating to mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan in the first defense of his IBF title at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield on Saturday night. rates Amir Khan #2 & Kell Brook #3 in the welterweight division Brook came to the ring to a rapturous reception and rose...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Brook stops Dan after 4 rounds to retain IBF welterweight title

  Kell Brook won his first defense of the IBF welterweight belt when mandatory and outclassed challenger Jo Jo Dan retired after their fourth round and four knockdowns on Saturday. Brook, who won the belt from Shawn Porter in August, remained unbeaten after his 23rd knockout win in 34 fights. Only six months ago, the British boxer was attacked on holiday in Tenerife, stabbed in...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Kell Brook Annilhilate Jo Jo Dan, Sets Sites On Khan

SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND — Before a lively crowd at the Motorpoint Arena, Kell Brook pummeled mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan to win by forth round TKO. Making his first IBF title defense since defeating Shawn Porter in August, and being brutally attacked by Machete in September, Brook displayed few if any effects of a leg injury as he had his way with the mandatory challenger. Dropping...
Via BadCulture
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Kell Brook vs. Jo Jo Dan weigh-in results & photos

Kell Brook says he’s ready to prove he’s an elite level fighter when he defends his IBF Welterweight title against mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan tomorrow night at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield. Check out the full Brook vs. Dan weigh-in results here. We also have the full video from yesterday’s press conference: Brook is back in action following a rollercoaster ride...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Frankie Gavin on a 3-fight plan to meet Kell Brook before year is out

‘Funtime’ Frankie Gavin says he will step up to the plate in his next two fights to secure a major title shot as he returns to action on the undercard of Kell Brook’s fight in Sheffield this weekend. Gavin meets Bogdan Mitic over ten rounds before a huge night on May 9 where he headlines at the Barclaycard Arena in his hometown of Birmingham in a clash with South African Chris...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Kell Brook And Gabriel Rosado: 2 New Champs, 2 Very Different Performances

On Saturday night, the fight game crowned two new champions: England’s Kell Brook and Philadelphia native Gabriel Rosado. Brook fought for the IBF boxing welterweight title, while Rosado fought for the Big-Knockout Boxing (BKB) middleweight championship. At first blush, it might seem that the ugly, clinch-filled performance put on by Brook is exactly why BKB […] The post Kell...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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