Team Saldivia Attempting To Bring Kell Brook To Argentina
By Rick Reeno
Discussions are ongoing to finalize a deal for a mandated IBF welterweight eliminator between Kell Brook (28-0, 18 KOs) and Hector Saldivia (41-2, 32 KOs). The two promoters, Eddie Hearn and Sampson Lewkowicz, are holding the line in terms of the location.
Hearn has presented an offer to bring Saldivia to Sheffield on October 6th. Lewkowicz has countered back and "made a generous offer" to bring Brook to Argentina.
If the two sides are unable to reach an agreement, the fight will head to a purse bid - which Lewkowicz feels very confident of winning.
"We are still talking. I would love to bring this fight to Argentina. We made a generous offer to Brook. If we can't reach a deal, the IBF will send the fight to a purse bid," Lewkowicz told BoxingScene.com.
Brook showed his ability to remain calm under Jones' attacks and used his good footwork to manoeuvre out of the way. Everything that could go wrong, bar a loss, did go wrong for Brook. The broken nose was really detrimental…Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 07-23-2012
[QUOTE=taansend;12364496]The big (& currently unanswered) question is..... What did Brook learn from his bout with Jones? Or maybe it's 'What did we learn?' If the Jones fight was part of a learning curve then it was a brilliant one which…Comment by D-MiZe on 07-23-2012
Build a stadium on the Falklands.Comment by Ray* on 07-23-2012
[QUOTE=Light_Speed;12364791]If Lewkovicz outbids Hearn then Brook has no choice. [IMG]http://www.justinandsilveral.com/sitebuildercontent/sitebuilderpictures/p1010239.jpg[/IMG][/QUOTE] Lol, Hearns would be flipping out..Comment by Light_Speed on 07-23-2012
[QUOTE=Ray*;12364782]No way is brook going to argie..[/QUOTE] If Lewkovicz outbids Hearn then Brook has no choice. [IMG]http://www.justinandsilveral.com/sitebuildercontent/sitebuilderpictures/p1010239.jpg[/IMG]Post a Comment - View More User Comments (16)