Boxing News At Five | Jun 18 2019

Boxing News at Five: Kell Brook announces he isn’t retiring, wants Crawford, and God protects Manny Pacquiao from brain damage

Kell Brook rubbishes claims he is set to call it a day, and Manny Pacquiao ignores the concerns of those who fear for his health
Kell Brook
BOXING  |  Lawrence Lustig/Matchroom

TWENTY-FOUR hours ago, it seemed Kell Brook was all out of ideas, frozen out of fights, injury-ravaged and on the brink of retirement.

Today, however, quite the opposite is true. Brook, rather than announce his apparently imminent retirement, has come out and reiterated his desire to continue boxing. Not only that, he has pinpointed WBO welterweight champion Terence Crawford as the immediate object of his affection.

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