Kell Brook, the undefeated IBF welterweight titleholder from Sheffield, England, tells The Telegraph’s Gareth A Davies that he “cheated death” after machete attack in Tenerife in September, “now my destiny is to beat Amir Khan.” Brook is ready to return to action.
Amir Khan recently sat down with RingTV’s Dominic Verdin and discussed a variety of topics, including his return date, fighting at welterweight (and eventually junior middleweight), and how he believes he would perform against Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao.
On Jan. 19, IBF welterweight titlist Kell Brook will announce who he will meet in March for the first defense of the belt he won from Shawn Porter.
The potential Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. superfight could shut Amir Khan out in the cold for a year. The welterweight stars have reportedly agreed on Las Vegas as the site for their long-awaited meeting with progress being made on the other details that threaten to put Khan in limbo.
Amir Khan says he will pursue a showdown with Manny Pacquiao if Floyd Mayweather Jr. refuses to fight him this year. The British star is determined to set up a superfight in 2015 and claims he and Pacquiao could donate a purse percentage to charity.
Amir Khan has set highly ambitious goals in the ring for 2015. The British star of Pakistani descent hopes his success can help those afflicted in Pakistan, where he paid a recent visit to comfort victims of terrorism. Khan spoke about his experiences there in an exclusive interview with Gareth A Davies.
Former junior welterweight titlist Amir Khan recently paid a visit to Peshawar, Pakistan to pay respect to the recent victims of a Taliban massacre, vowing to help the community rebuild.
Trainer Virgil Hunter fully believes his charge, Amir Khan is ready to make a run at titlists Floyd Mayweather Jr., Kell Brook and Manny Pacquiao.
Amir Khan and Keith Thurman will be featured in back-to-back episodes of Showtime’s All Access Epilogue on Friday and Saturday, detailing the behind-the-scenes views of their recent welterweight victories in Las Vegas, the network announced on Monday.
Fans share their thoughts on Amir Khan’s dominant performance against Devon Alexander, his chances of landing a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr., the chances of Mayweather-Pacquiao happening, the controversial scoring of Bradley-Chaves and Herrera-Benavides, and much more in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!
Oscar De La Hoya, Amir Khan and Keith Thurman spoke to the media during the post-fight press conference for Khan’s one-sided decision over Devon Alexander on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. De La Hoya says Khan proved to be on Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao’s talent level.
Amir Khan turned in perhaps the best performance of his career, easily outpointing Devon Alexander in a 12-round welterweight fight Saturday in Las Vegas.
Amir Khan is often criticized for looking beyond the task at hand and karma has been a bitter enemy in recent years, but he says maturity and experience will be on his side against Devon Alexander this Saturday.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook features news on Edwin Rodriguez, Errol Spence Jr. and a new HBO documentary on Johnny Tapia.
RingTV.com will feature live, round-by-round updates for Saturday night’s welterweight clash between Amir Khan and Devon Alexander. Please refresh this page often for updates.
Should Amir Khan emerge victorious over Devon Alexander on Saturday night, a possible fight with IBF welterweight titlist Kell Brook might be on the horizon.