As World Boxing News exclusively revealed on Wednesday, Khan and Brook are set to compete in separate bouts on the Callum Smith vs John Ryder undercard.
Despite this blueprint being released under solid information, Brook chose to state a slot on Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz 2 was his preference.
WBN fully understands this is not the case.
Brook will join Khan on the Smith vs Ryder event later this year before the pair collide on a Sky Sports Box Office Pay-Per-View in 2020.
Due to Khan and Brook’s presence, Matchroom is also considering Smith vs Ryder for the paid platform.
The British pair have long been linked to a massive domestic welterweight collision and it now seems fans are going to get what they want.
Khan and Brook will take on knock over opponents in order to preserve the highly precarious and long-winded contest.
World Boxing News can exclusively reveal that Amir Khan and Kell Brook are to compete in separate bouts on the Callum Smith vs John Ryder undercard. The British pair have long been linked to a massive domestic welterweight collision and it seems fans are going to get what they want. Khan and Brook are slated […]
WBC Silver welterweight title holder Amir Khan says a long-awaited British clash with Kell Brook is finally on the cards for 2020. Despite several efforts failing, Khan now believes the battle can happen in the coming year, once both have fought in 2019. Khan last competed over the summer in Saudi Arabia, easily defeating an […]
Welterweight contender Amir Khan has revealed to WBN when and where he wants to face British rival Kell Brook. Promoter Eddie Hearn recently named Khan on a two-man target list for Brook. The other name being Terence Crawford. As Khan already told WBN on Thursday, the Bolton man sees Brook facing Crawford in his next […]