UNBEATEN Sheffield boxer Kell Brook will have to wait for his maiden world title shot after Devon Alexander was forced to pull out of their IBF welterweight title clash tonight because of a bicep injury.
The duo were scheduled to clash in Detroit, USA, on Saturday February 23 but Alexander has withdrawn.
Eddie Hearn, Brook’s promoter, confirmed via Twitter: “We received news from GoldenBoyBoxing that Devon Alexander has pulled out of the fight due to a bicep injury. We will have a new date asap.”
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