Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/9/14
British boxing star Kell Brook is calling for a helping hand from boxing fans as he prepares to unleash the ‘Hand of Kell’ at Betfair’s This Is It in Sheffield on Saturday. Ahead of his IBF welterweight World title final eliminator fight against Argentine Hector David Saldivia, local hero Brook, 26, has launched an appeal for fans to send him messages of support via Twitter, as the nation seeks payback for Maradona’s infamous ‘Hand of God’ in 1986. Boxing fans can get behind ‘The Special One’ by tweeting their support using the hashtag #HandOfKell. The most inspirational ones will be printed onto a limited edition set of gloves ahead of the latest showdown between England and Argentina. The person who sends the most motivating message as chosen by Kell will win the exclusive gloves. Credit: Team Brook Sheffield born fighter Brook said: “This is going to be the toughest fight of my career. Saldivia is a dangerous opponent and I really need my fans to get behind me. Thei...
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