Kell Brook struggled to impose himself on Errol Spence Jr
Brook lost his world welterweight title belt last night in Sheffield after a dominant display by his American opponent.
After taking a heavy blow to the eye, Brook was sent tumbling to the canvas in the 11th round and missed the count.
Referee Howard Foster ended the contest to prevent Brook taking further punishment.
Discussing his loss, Brook said: “It was a very tough fight. Spence is one of the best if not the best I’ve been in the ring with.
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My eye was getting worse and in the last round he caught me and I couldn’t see so I had to stop
“I was caught in the seventh round in the eye and it felt like the Golovkin one.
“My eye was getting worse and in the last round he caught me and I couldn’t see so I had to stop.
“I thought it was a competitive fight – he went a few and I went a few and live to fight another day.
Kell Brook had no answer for Errol Spence
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“I’m gutted to have lost my belt in front of my home fans, I’m devastated.
“When I came out of the tunnel, I’d never seen that before. Tonight was about Sheffield.”
When asked what his next fight could be, he added: “I’ll talk to Eddie I’ll fight anyone wherever the money is – whatever the fans want me to have I’ll do.”