Kell Brook has lost IBF title after Errol Spence stopped him in round 12 to become the new IBF walterweight champion. Brook fighting in his hometown Sheffield, started stronger but faded midway through the fight and from than on Errol Spence showed his class and talent to win pretty much every round and even dropping and hurt Brook badly in Round 10. Brook eventually gave up in final round and Spence captured his very first world title.
It was always expected to be a tough fight for Kell Brook who was dropping down to walterweight having fought Golovkin last year. But Brook did make a decent start but failed to take his dominance into later round where Errol Spence started to pick his punches and really hurt Brook pretty much at will. Round 10 was the game changer when Spence dropped Brook and from than on it was always going to be one result and Spence eventually stopped Brook in final round.
Spence vs Brook Fight Highlights:
Kell Brook is set to take on Errol Spence in highly anticipated boxing fight on Saturday, 27th May 2017 at the Bramall Lane football stadium in Sheffield. Errol Spence is one of the highly rated undefeated boxer in walterweight division and many have him as favorite to win this fight. However, Brook dropping from middleweight to Walterweight will have slight size advantage but more than that the home crowd and support which might make the difference on the night. George Groves is also co-featuring the card as he takse on Fedor Chudinov for the WBA Super Middleweight crown.
Brook vs Spence Official Weigh-in: Kell Brook came in at around 10st 6lb 7oz and he looked in good shape although dropping from middleweight after his latest fight against Golovkin. Errol Spence came in slightly lighter but both fighters easily made the 147lbs limit.
There are couple of great looking fights on the undercard but Brook vs Spence itself is a must watch because of the competitive nature of this fight. Brook has only lost once in his professional career a defeat which came against Gennady Golovkin but at walterweight level he is still undefeated and can got top of the rankings if he can outsmart Spence.