Who is Kell Brook?
Kell Brook is a British professional boxer who has held the IBF welterweight title since 2014. He has also won the IBO world welterweight title and the WBC International welterweight title.
Brook was born on October 13, 1985 in Sheffield, England. His father was a steelworker and his mother was a cleaner at a local school. He had three siblings and attended Northerhope Primary School in Dronfield, Derbyshire before going to Dronfield Woodhouse High School. At age 12 he started boxing at the Dronfield Amateur Boxing Club under coach Dennis Hobson, who would later become his trainer.
In 2002 Brook won his first national championship at 60kgs in the Junior Olympics as an 18-year-old amateur boxer from Sheffield’s East
Who is Gennady Golovkin?
Golovkin has won the world boxing association (WBA) and international boxing federation (IBF) middleweight titles, as well as the unified WBC and IBO middleweight titles. He is also a two-time Ring magazine middleweight champion, having held both titles from 2011 to 2013, making him the longest reigning WBA champion in history.
Golovkin is undefeated in his professional career with a record of 37 wins with 33 knockouts and no draws or losses.