Five keys for Kell Brook

Plotting a path to victory in Saturday's welterweight bout against Shawn Porter

Originally Published: August 12, 2014
By Brian Campbell | ESPN.com

England's Kell Brook enters the biggest test of his career on Saturday in his first shot at a world title.

Brook (32-0, 22 KOs) will make his first appearance outside of the United Kingdom when he faces welterweight titlist Shawn Porter (Showtime, 9 p.m. ET) at StubHub Center in Carson, California.

Entering with a two-inch height advantage against Porter (24-0-1, 15 KOs), Brook will look to extend his consecutive knockout streak to five against one of the brightest young stars in the division.

If Brook, 28, has hopes of taking home the belt, he should take note of these keys to victory:

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