Khan vs Brook Info
Amir Khan will face the challenge of Kell Brook in Summer 2021 at Wembley Stadium in London.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Khan vs Brook stats
Amir Khan would step into the ring with a record of 34 wins and 5 loses, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Kell Brook would make his way to the ring with a record of 39 wins and 3 loses, with 27 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Brook would have a slight advantage in power over Khan, with a 69% knock out percentage over Khan's 62%.
Amir Khan is the same age as Kell Brook, at 34 years old.
Khan has 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Amir Khan & Kell Brook fight out of an orthodox stance.
Khan's experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Brook's, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2005, 9 months later than Brook, who’s first professional fight was in 2004. He has fought 12 more professional rounds, 232 to Brook's 220.
Amir Khan goes into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBC in the 147lb division.
Kell Brook is currently ranked number 11 by the WBC in the 147lb division.
Khan vs Brook form
Khan has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he beat Billy Dib on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Terence Crawford on 20th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Samuel Vargas on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had won against Phil Lo Greco on 21st April 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
He had lost to Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 7th May 2016 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Middleweight and The Ring Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Brook has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Terence Crawford on 14th November 2020 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Mark DeLuca on 8th February 2020 by knockout in the 7th round at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Michael Zerafa on 8th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield.
Before that, he had won against Sergey Rabchenko on 3rd March 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield.
He had been beaten by Errol Spence Jr on 27th May 2017 by knockout in the 11th round in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at Bramall Lane, Sheffield.
In terms of recent activity, Amir Khan has been fighting more than Kell Brook.
Amir Khan last fought 1 year 6 months and 7 days ago, while Kell Brook's last outing was 2 months and 5 days ago.
Khan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years 2 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
Brook's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years 5 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.