Kell Brook needs a warm-up fight to build momentum, says Johnny Nelson

Kell Brook needs a warm-up fight to build momentum, says Johnny Nelson

So Kell Brook is looking for a warm-up before he finally gets a shot at the world title this year.

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Shiraz Hussain says...

Get him Victor Ortiz, Andre Berto or Soto Karass! Make a statement in the US!!

Posted 16:40 15th January 2014

Paul Grewal says...

Kell needs to step it up and fight a top contender, someone like Robert the Ghost Guerrero. This would be a tough meaningful fight, since Guerrero lost to Mayweather on a decision not too long ago. This fight should be a good win and get Kell well in line for a shot at Shawn Porter. Come on Eddie, make it happen!!

Posted 12:33 15th January 2014

Rich Ward says...

Lee Purdy, Frankie Gavin or bundu if kell is what he,s meant to be he should come through any of these fights

Posted 14:10 14th January 2014

Liam Tabern says...

Interesting thoughts on Kell's potential opponents. Two names spring to mind when thinking of good fighters maybe the wrong side of their best...Zab Judah and Paulie Malinaggi. Both ex-Khan victims too, so would be a great opportunity for Brook to show what he can do, as well as a good name on his CV too. Failing that, what about Josesito Lopez? Maybe more of a potential banana skin though.

Posted 13:36 14th January 2014

Dan Teah says...

Come on Kell you should have been world champ by now, you have all the tools to blow the division apart, make 2014 your year and finish it off by ending Khans career with a big KO if floyd does not beat you to it , MAKE IT HAPPEN !!!!!!

Posted 12:59 14th January 2014

Gareth Barnard says...

I don't see how a "warm up fight" would benefit any more than good sparring opponents. For sparring you're in control of all elements, reduce risk of cuts & - most importantly - if it doesn't go your way, the only one there to judge you is yourself. I love watching Kell fight - but the next fight I want to see is for a world title!

Posted 12:47 14th January 2014

Kamz Khan says...

I cant believe what I hv just read.if khan fights Mayweather he will lose.why can't you just get behind the guy and support him just the way u supported ricky hatton when he fcdfloyd.I never heard u say that Ricky will lose.I know u like kell and ur biased but amir is no different to Kell he is also flying the flag for great britain

Posted 11:02 14th January 2014

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