British boxers Amir khan and Kell brook They will meet in a welterweight duel on February 19, 2022. One of the most anticipated fights in English boxing will finally take place, although several years after its peak.
The promoters Boxxer They assured that after many negotiations an agreement was finally reached and the battle will take place at Manchester Arena.
Brook has a record of 39 fights and 27 knockouts, meanwhile Khan you have 34 fights with 21 knockouts, both have been out of the ring for over a year.
Kell brook talked about what it will be like to face Khan and the importance it will have on your record when facing another British fighter.
“His name and my name have been mentioned for years, I think the fans are going to see a good fight, and I’m so excited, because it’s a grudge fight. And the loser will be him, “he said. Brook in an interview with SecondsOut.
Amir Khan says Eddie Hearn offered more money to take the fight against Kell Brook
Amir khan assured that the promoter Eddie hearn offered much more money to organize the fight against Kell brook, but in the end they decided to go for Sky, and for that reason the boss of Matchroom is angry.
“This fight is not just about taking the best one, look Eddie offered more money, I’m not going to lie, Eddie I wanted the fight and he offered more money, but I decided to go with Sky because I think it’s a bigger fight. Now Eddie is coming out to say that it is not the best fight, but because he did not get the fight, “he said.