Bob Arum was shocked by news of Golovkin-Brook, especially since he was in talks for Jessie Vargas to face Brook. He promised a “big announcement” for Vargas.
In a surprise announcement, Gennady Golovkin will defend his middleweight titles against welterweight Kell Brook at 160 pounds at 02 Arena in London on HBO.
Errol Spence Jr.’s quest to face IBF titleholder Kell Brook will take him through 41-year-old Leonardo Bundu to decide the top spot and Brook’s mandatory.
Liam Smith does what was expected by blasting out an opponent who was not on his level, but looks ahead to matchups against the best at junior middleweight.
Jessie Vargas vows to be aggressive after signing his contract to face Kell Brook in a welterweight unification match, telling his manager he needs a knockout.
Welterweight titleholders Kell Brook and Jessie Vargas are wrapping up a deal to meet in Aug. or Sept. in England, according to Brook promoter Eddie Hearn.
All-British world title fights have been immensely popular of late and Liam Smith has proposed another one should he come through his next title defense.
Errol Spence Jr. and Lou DiBella issued challenges to the entire welterweight division after Spence’s virtuoso performance on Saturday against Chris Algieri.
Abel Sanchez answers questions from the media about Kell Brook challenging Gennady Golovkin; GGG vs. Mayweather, Froch, Ward, and more.