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Kell Brook: I'll Be in Vegas, I Want Floyd Mayweather!

By Edward Chaykovsky

IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook is booking his plane ticket for Las Vegas. The unbeaten champion, who faces mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan this Saturday night at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, will be present - with promoter Eddie Hearn - at the MGM Grand on May 2nd.

If all goes well on Saturday, Brook will be sitting ringside as Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao trade punches for the WBO/WBA/WBC welterweight titles.

Brook appears to be tipping Mayweather to win and wants to fight him next with all of the four titles at stake.

"Me and Eddie Hearn will be out there in Vegas, enjoying ourselves, watching that fight," Brook told Sky Sports. "I want Mayweather. I want the best pound-for-pound fighter that everyone has titled him as. I want to fight the very best - I'm in my prime, I'm unbeaten, I'm world champion."

Brook is focused on Dan, but wants a huge fight in the summer.

"He’s got a similar record to me, he’s only lost a couple of fights. He looks determined to get the world title but you don’t get easy fights when you’re the world champion. My music, my arena, my country - I am going to go in there and just enjoy it all. That’s what it’s about - we’re not going in there to have a boring fight. It's about looking exciting, it's about the fans going away and saying 'what a night that was'. I want momentum, I want big fights in the summer," Brook said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Fetta on 03-25-2015

So will I and I want Floyd next too. :boxing: Think i have what it takes

Comment by Santa_ on 03-25-2015

Lets see how Brook looks coming off that leg injury first.

Comment by Foreign Soil on 03-24-2015

Just stay away from the gay bar scene. Take Ellerbe to your room for your man fix and you won't wind up with a scar on your damn leg.

Comment by elishua F on 03-24-2015

Khan deserves it more. brook can fight thurman and get knocked out.

Comment by arraamis on 03-24-2015

Damn good move by both Hearn and Brook ...... Unify the WW division.:boxing:

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