AMIR KHAN is lastly set to face nice rival Kell Brook in an enormous home grudge match NEXT WEEK.
Khan and Brook have been touted for a giant dust-up for years however have by no means managed to place pen-to-paper on a deal.
Now that each fighters are on the ends of their careers, Khan and Brook have put their egos apart on the negotiating desk to provide boxing followers what they have been after for thus lengthy.
Khan hasn’t been in motion for over two years, having final beat Billy Dib in a farcical combat again in the summertime of 2019.
Earlier than that he misplaced a world title combat at welterweight towards pound-for-pound star Terence Crawford, who he is know coaching with in Nebraska forward of his conflict with Brook.
And it was Crawford who Brook final fought in November 2020, when Bud stopped Special K in the fourth round of their Las Vegas match-up.
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In a combat which might outline each fighters’ careers, Brook and Khan will put all of it on the road after they meet in the midst of the ring on the AO Area on February 19.
When is Khan vs Brook?
- Khan’s large conflict with Brook will happen on Saturday, February 19 in Manchester.
- The bout will probably be held on the AO Area, which hosted Derek Chisora vs Joseph Parker 2 again in December.
- The occasion bought out in minutes and there will probably be 20,000 followers in attendance on the occasion.
- Ring-walks for the primary occasion will get underway from round 10.30pm UK time.
What channel is Khan vs Brook and may it’s dwell streamed?
- Khan vs Brook will probably be proven dwell on Sky Sports Box Office for followers within the UK.
- The occasion will value £19.95 to buy.
- Boxxer are selling the present.
- SunSport will probably be overlaying each blow with our dwell weblog on the evening.
Khan vs Brook FULL CARD
The total undercard for Khan vs Brook has but to be totally confirmed nevertheless it’s anticipated to be an evening stuffed with potential expertise.
- Amir Khan vs Kell Brook (12 rounds – catchweight, 149lbs)
- Natasha Jonas vs Ewa Piatkowska (10 rounds – super-welterweight)
- Bradley Rea vs Craig McCarthy (8 rounds – middleweight)
- Viddal Riley vs TBA (4 or 6 rounds – cruiserweights
- Adam Azim vs TBA (6 rounds – light-weight)
- Hassan Azim vs TBA (4 rounds – welterweight)
What has been stated?
Khan stated: “Prior to now 10 years I’ve fought two of one of the best pound-for-pound finest fighters.
“I’ve by no means run from Kell. I’ve by no means wanted to. What I’ve achieved speaks for itself.
“There isn’t any level crying in regards to the previous. Prior to now he hasn’t deserved this combat. Come February 19 it will likely be time to see if he can again these phrases up.
“I’m coming ranges down by taking this combat. I’ve fought one of the best on this planet. I’ve conquered America.
“However folks need to see me punch him within the face.
“It is my time now to place him in his place and transfer onto greater and higher issues.”
Brook stated: “He is in cuckoo land.
“You might be getting knocked clear out. I’ll knock you spark out. That is when Amir Khan will hit the deck for the ultimate time.
“He is at all times veered off, by no means given me respect, by no means acknowledged me.
“He has stated: ‘Win a world title then I’ll combat you, combat this man then I’ll combat you’. He has run away.
“It’s got to part of his profession the place there may be nowhere else for him to run.
“I’ve needed it for a few years.”
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