Kell Brook http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/30045/all en Boxing: Alexander injury delays Brook world title bid again http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/boxing-alexander-injury-delays-brook-world-title-bid-again <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Undefeated British welterweight Kell Brook will have to wait again for his first world title bout after a scheduled fight with Devon Alexander on February 23 in Detroit was postponed on Monday.</p> <p>Alexander, a 25-year-old American, suffered a biceps injury during training that forced an indefinite postponement of the International Boxing Federation crown he won last October with a unanimous decision over Randall Bailey.</p> <p>It's the second delay for the bout, which had been planned for January 19 in Los Angeles but was pushed back after Brook suffered an ankle injury in December.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/boxing-alexander-injury-delays-brook-world-title-bid-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boxers Cornelius Bundrage Kell Brook Kell Brook Sports AFP Mon, 04 Feb 2013 20:16:29 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5745748 at http://www.globalpost.com Boxing: British world champion Brook stabbed on holiday http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140203/oil-prices-down-asia-weak-chinese-data-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Britain's IBF world welterweight champion Kell Brook is in hospital on the Spanish island of Tenerife after being stabbed in the leg while on holiday, his promoters revealed on Thursday.</p> <p>Promoters Matchroom said that Brook's condition was "stable" after the incident, which took place on Thursday morning. Brook was reported to be on holiday with his pregnant wife Lindsey.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140203/oil-prices-down-asia-weak-chinese-data-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kell Brook San Miguel de Abona Sports AFP Mon, 03 Feb 2014 07:18:01 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6059917 at http://www.globalpost.com Brook in stable condition after stabbing http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140905/brook-stable-condition-after-stabbing <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON (Reuters) - World champion Kell Brook is in a stable condition in hospital after being stabbed in the leg while on holiday in Tenerife on Thursday.</p> <p>England's Brook, who beat American Shawn Porter on points last month to claim the IBF welterweight title, is recovering after an alleged altercation at an apartment complex.</p> <p>He will remain in hospital before returning to his hometown Sheffield on Monday to begin his rehabilitation.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140905/brook-stable-condition-after-stabbing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kell Brook Kell Brook Thomson Reuters Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:36:28 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6250455 at http://www.globalpost.com