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title Spence beats Brook, calls out Thurman

By Jim Dower: Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) “pressed out” an 11th round knockout victory over IBF welterweight champion Kell “Special K” Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) on Saturday night, and then immediately Spence called out WBA/WBC 147 lb. champion Keith “One Time” Thurman for a unification fight. Spence likely won’t be getting a fight against Thurman until possibly late in 2017, as he’s out of commission for the time being after having elbow surgery. Read the rest of this entry »



title Why the “truth” was told: Kell Brook isn’t so special after all

By David Alexander:  In front of a passionate crowd at Bramall Lane in Brook’s hometown of Sheffield, England, Errol Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) made a strong case for pound-for-pound recognition by forcing Kell Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) to submit due to a badly swollen left eye. Special K was over matched in rounds 8,9,10 and eventually the 11th when he dropped to his knee and told the ref he couldn’t continue. Read the rest of this entry »



title Errol Spence Jr. vs. Kell Brook – Results

By Scott Gilfoid: Errol Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) wore down and stopped IBF welterweight champion Kell “Special K” Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) in the 11th round after Brook quit at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. Brook was taking punishment in the 11th round when he suddenly took a knee and was counted out. After the fight, Brook blamed his defeat on his left eye. It was badly swollen. Read the rest of this entry »



title George Groves vs. Fedor Chudinov – Results

By Scott Gilfoid: George Groves (26-3, 19 KOs) scored a 6th round knockout win over a very slow former world champion Fedor Chudinov (14-2, 10 KOs) to win the WBA Super World super middleweight title in front of a packed house full of 27,000 screaming fans at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. Read the rest of this entry »



title De La Hoya: Spence will knockout Brook in late rounds

By Scott Gilfoid: Oscar De La Hoya is looking forward to tonight’s big fight between American talent Errol Spence Jr. and Kell Brook in their scrap for Brook’s IBF welterweight belt in England. De La Hoya sees Spence knocking out the 31-year-old Brook in the late rounds of their fight at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. If Spence accomplishes that vision, it would a nice victory for the American. He could add Brook’s scalp to his growing list of scalps. Read the rest of this entry »



title Brook vs. Spence: Can this fight go the distance?

By Yannis Mihanos: Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) defends his IBF welterweight title tonight against unbeaten American Errol Spence Jr. (21-0, 18 KOs) at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. Last September, Brook was pummeled by a much stronger opponent in middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin in losing by a 5th round knockout on September 10 at the O2 Arena in London, England. Many boxing fans were surprised by Brooks decision to fight Golovkin. It was a completely unsuspected one. Read the rest of this entry »



title George Groves: A loss could spell terrible things

By Scott Gilfoid: George Groves (25-3, 18 KOs) fully understands what could happen to his career if he were to lose his fight tonight against former world champion Fedor Chudinov (14-1, 10 KOs) in their fight on Sky Box Office PPV from Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. A loss for Groves tonight against Chudinov could mean that it’s time for the 29-year-old to hang up the gloves and retire. Read the rest of this entry »



title Spence expects to beat Brook in one-sided fight

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) could be in for a real beating on Saturday night by challenger Errol Spence Jr. (21-0, 18 KOs) at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. Spence says the boxing fans can expect to see him in the same one-sided fight that he’s been putting on when he gets inside the ring with Brook, who he feels won’t go the full 12 round distance with him. Read the rest of this entry »



title Adrien Broner vs. Mikey Garcia catch-weight fight update

By Jim Dower: Former 4 division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner and WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia have had preliminary discussions for a catch weight fight in the summer, according to Dan Rafael. However, the fight is far from a done deal at this point. It’s been basic starting discussions and nothing has been completed at this point. Read the rest of this entry »



title Golovkin is too strong for Canelo says Brook

By Dan Ambrose: Kell Brook is picking IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) to defeat Mexican star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) in their fight on September 16 on HBO PPV. Brook thinks that GGG has too much power and talent for the 26-year-old Canelo to deal with in this fight. Read the rest of this entry »



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