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Kell Brook: Pacquiao is Human, I Think I Can Beat Him!

By Edward Chaykovsky

Welterweight contender Kell Brook (27-0, 18KOs) is ready for world level competition. Last Saturday he easily decisioned countryman Matthew Hatton over twelve rounds. After his big victory over Hatton, Brook challenged countryman Amir Khan to domestic showdown. Brook believes he can easily defeat Khan, who returns on May 19th in a rematch with IBF/WBA junior welterweight champion Lamont Peterson. Khan is expected to make a move to welterweight in the near future.

“Yeah, everyone’s talking about me against Khan on Twitter and I think I’ve been on his mind for a long time because he knows that if he fights me he’ll end up losing,” declared Brook. “We can go on about it until we’re blue in the face, but the only way they’d take it is if it made business sense because he doesn’t want to fight the best out there, he just wants the pound note. I can tell you one thing, I’ll be ready for that fight if and when it does get paid.”

He doesn't stop there. During a recent interview with BoxingScene.com's Terence Dooley, Brook expressed his confidence in defeating one of the pound for pound kings of boxing, WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao.

“I think people have seen how fast Manny is, but honestly, and I don’t know if it is because of the Ingle style and what I’ve seen, I think I can beat him,” said Brook.  “Manny is only human, Matthew said he thought I was better than [Saul] Alvarez and I think I’m ready to step up to the highest level.”

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by The Big Dunn on 08-19-2013

[QUOTE=Cgarcia;13664190]So tell me exactly about Floyd's pu$$iness when it comes to Pacquiao. The attractions to fight him are all there: he is not god, beating him is a huge deal in this sport, the money will be more than he'll…

Comment by ModernTalking on 08-19-2013

Floyd: Pacquiao must prove that he's not a Terminator.

Comment by Cgarcia on 08-19-2013

[QUOTE=Arakawa Dunn;13664172]no fighter is god. just make sure you hold each fighter equally accountable for their actions-even when its manny.[/QUOTE] So tell me exactly about Floyd's pu$$iness when it comes to Pacquiao. The attractions to fight him are all there:…

Comment by The Big Dunn on 08-19-2013

[QUOTE=Cgarcia;13664164]First of all do you agree with Rios and Brook that Pacquiao is not God?[/QUOTE] no fighter is god. just make sure you hold each fighter equally accountable for their actions-even when its manny.

Comment by Cgarcia on 08-19-2013

[QUOTE=Arakawa Dunn;13664152]No it isn't. Its about manny's fans like you and the way you see things so differently. If you equate balls with the b side taking short money for higher profile fights, I'd expect to see some criticism from…

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