‘Let them talk … they know I’ve NEVER dodged a challenge’: Kell Brook fires warning to his critics as Brit confirms November 14 with three-weight world champion Terence Crawford
- Kell Brook challenges Terence Crawford for his WBO Welterweight World Title
- Brook has to fall back to the 147-pound limit for the November 14 fight in America
- Brook claims he will make headlines by ending Crawford’s 36th undefeated reign
- The ‘Special one’ calls himself a dangerous hunter because of his ‘knowledge’
Kell Brook has been hitting criticism after it was announced that he will challenge Terence Crawford for his WBO Welterweight World Title in America on Nov. 14.
WBO champion Crawford has established himself as one of the top boxers in the world, with 36 unbeaten appearances, but Brook claims his own ‘knowledge and experience’ make him a ‘dangerous fighter’.
Brook, who has to fall back to the 147-pound limit, says he has’ no problem ‘with people labeling him as the underdog and insists he will’ make the headlines’ by ending his opponents’ government next month .
Kell Brook (above) challenges Terence Crawford for his WBO Welterweight World Title
He said, “I’ve been told there are people who write off my odds, question my age and my ability to gain the weight.
Well, let them talk. Some people focus on reading headlines, I focus on making headlines.
‘Those people write me off as a big underdog? No problem. I think this big dog will make a few people richer in a difficult time.
Crawford (above) is one of the best boxers in the world, having had 36 unbeaten matches
Crawford has defeated Amir Khan (top left), Jose Benavidez Jr and Julius Indongo
‘Terence isn’t much younger than I am.
“They know I’ve never dodged a challenge, and they should know I’ve never managed to hit 147 on the scales.
‘Experience comes with age. Because of my knowledge and experience I am a different fighter, a more mature fighter.
“Couple that with a lucky hunter, and you have a dangerous hunter.”
While Brook hasn’t fought at welterweight since his defeat to Errol Spence in 2017
Former IBF Welterweight Champion Brook last went to the ring in February when he knocked out American Mark DeLuca in the seventh round.
However, the ‘Special One’ has not fought at welterweight since his defeat to Errol Spence in 2017.
According to the The sunBrooks will collect £ 1.6 million from the fight against Crawford – who has previously defeated Amir Khan, Jose Benavidez Jr and Julius Indongo.