Sheffield Welter Kell Brook was forced to dig deep at the city’s Motorpoint Arena last night to clinch a split decision over American Carson Jones over 12 rounds. The fight was a major test for the unbeaten Brook who managed to take his career to 28-0.
after the fight Brook’s promoter Eddie Hearn said his man must improve his preparations behind the scenes if he is to succeed against the best in the world.
Bookie Ladbrokes now have Brook 6/4 to win a world title by 1st January 2014 with the company’s Alex Donohue saying”We were impressed with Brook and give him an even greater chance of getting his hands on a title.”
Daily Sport says – Every fight is a learning curve and Brook needs to wise up to beat the best out there.