Originally scheduled for January 19th, which would have put the fight up against HBO's Golovkin vs. Rosado NYC card, Devon Alexander vs. Kell Brook has now been rescheduled to February 23rd, following an ankle injury suffered by Special K in training camp.
Here, two ProBoxing-Fans.com writers take a look at the fight and offer their prediction on the outcome. Will the two-division American champ continue his surge in the Welterweight division, or will the undefeated British super-prospect pass his first big test?
Kell Brook (29-0, 19 KOs)
5'9" tall, 69" reach, 26 years old
Former British Welterweight Champion (vacated)
Ranked #7 in the world, Kell Brook is the UK's prime welterweight, especially now that 140-pounders Amir Khan and Ricky Hatton have both been struck down. "The Special One" has come up the traditional way, by winning his way through national and regional titles, but entirely over the likes of no better than Lovemore Ndou. Heretofore, Brook h...