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RingTv image Kell Brook outclasses Frankie Gavin, keeps IBF welterweight title

Kell Brook outclasses Frankie Gavin, keeps IBF welterweight title

In a fight for the connoisseurs rather than the casuals, Sheffield’s welterweight titleholder Kell Brook took his time and patiently dissected the challenge of fellow Briton Frankie Gavin on Saturday at London’s O2 Arena, before suddenly trading subtlety for savagery in round six and stopping the southpaw against the ropes. Brook retained his IBF belt and extended his unbeaten run to 35 fights.

RingTv image Carl Froch expected to vacate IBF super middleweight title

Carl Froch expected to vacate IBF super middleweight title

Carl Froch is expected to vacate his IBF super middleweight title this week, leaving the way clear for mandatory challenger James DeGale to fight for the belt in late spring. DeGale’s promoter Eddie Hearn proposed a rematch with George Groves for the IBF title, which prompted a social media exchange between the two.