Ringside Round-Up: Pavlik sets sights on Froch

Former middleweight champion Kelly Pavlik continued his comeback with a bloody seventh-round knockout of Scott Sigmon at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas on Friday night.

Pavlik thoroughly dominated the outgunned and smaller Sigmon, whose repeated taunts of Pavlik on Twitter helped him land the super-middleweight fight.

Brook and Jones clash at press conference

Kell Brook’s IBF welterweight clash with Carson Jones on July 7 at the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield promises fireworks after the pair clashed at yesterday’s press conference at the venue.

The stakes couldn’t be higher for the pair as IBF number three ranked Jones travels from his Oklahoma home to Sheffield to face hometown star Brook who is ranked two places below him at five.

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Brook to face IBF #3 Carson Jones on July 7

Welterweight contender Kell Brook will face highly ranked Carson Jones at the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield on July 7 as an IBF world title shot draws a step closer.

Jones is ranked at number three by the IBF – two spots above Brook – and the stakes couldn’t be higher as the victor would move into pole position to fight for the title, which is being contested by current number one Mike Jones and number two ranked Randall Bailey on June 9 in Las Vegas.