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Devon Alexander: Amir Khan is Better Than Kell Brook

By Bill "Two Scoops" Emes

IBF welterweight champion Devon Alexander considers Amir Khan (27-3, 19KOs) to be a better fighter than his domestic rival Kell Brook (29-0, 19KOs). Alexander is scheduled to defend his title against Brook, the IBF's mandatory challenger. Their fight was postponed twice due to injuries and a new date will be finalized shortly. Khan and Brook are heated rivals in the UK and there is a lot of money at stake if Brook captures a world title and fights Khan on British soil.

"Amir Khan, he has the better skills and the better smarts. He fought the better opponents, the better oppossition. And I saw him handle them well. Don't get me wrong, Kell Brook is a good fighter, he's a solid fighter.....an up and coming fighter. You guys think he's special, I don't. There is nothing special that I see about him," Alexander said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by kiaba360 on 02-19-2013

Khan is more proven, but that doesn't make him the better fighter imho. Let's see how Brook handles his test first.

Comment by boxheadbox on 02-19-2013

Omg all u wack commentators need to stop [email protected] crying and shut the hell up. Alexander was just giving his opinion for a question he was asked and i agree Khan is waaaaay better than Brook irrelevant a@@!! Who had…

Comment by Mr. Philadel on 02-19-2013

cool...lets start bashing ppl when they speak the TRUTH just because its cool to say something negative about someone you dislike....the NSB way!!...smh Devon spoke the truth...I agree with what he said

Comment by paulf on 02-19-2013

[QUOTE=The Weebler II;13053389]Brook doesn't want to fight him in St. Louis. I guess he's scared of getting robbed. But I don't think it makes much difference, it's the judges who do the robbing, not the crowd.[/QUOTE] In America, each state…

Comment by Weebler I on 02-19-2013

[QUOTE=hougigo;13050996]Is this fight getting moved to St. Louis?[/QUOTE] Brook doesn't want to fight him in St. Louis. I guess he's scared of getting robbed. But I don't think it makes much difference, it's the judges who do the robbing, not…

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