Floyd eyeing Brook vs Alexander
It has been revealed that Floyd Mayweather Jr will be sitting ringside for the Devon Alexander vs Kell Brook fight on Feb 23rd.
Mayweather Promotion's Ishe Smith and J'Leon Love are both in action on the undercard , but you can't help but feel that Mayweather might also be running his eye over Kell Brook.
If the Sheffield man is emphatic in victory, then it could pave the way for a big fight with the pound for pound number one; And Mayweather knows there is nothing more lucrative than an America vs Great Britain bout, after the 30,000 that descended on Las Vegas during the Ricky Hatton fight week.
Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions confirmed his attendance, during a telephone transcript released yesterday.
"On behalf of Floyd Mayweather and Mayweather Promotions, I want to thank everyone for coming out today and supporting this fight. Who doesn't know about the history of Detroit boxing and the champions who have come from here and the state including Floyd
"We're so excited to bring you this big event. Floyd will be here as he took a special interest in making this happen. Not just for our fighters, Ishe Smith and J'Leon Love, but for every fight fan and sports fan in and around the area.
"We want to thank the MGM too for supporting these efforts. We are looking forward to a great night and feel confident in the ability of our two guys."