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AMIR KHAN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Amir Khan: Floyd Mayweather has earned the right to face whoever he chooses

Following the official announcement of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Andre Berto fight Amir Khan has released an official statement. Khan, of course, has been angling for a fight against Mayweather for years. He has at various times blown that opportunity, by either losing fights, or avoiding risky challenges which could have earned him the clash. Now though, as the number 1 ranked welterweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Amir Khan thinks he may be fighting Floyd Mayweather next

Amir Khan has been duped into thinking that he was in line to fight Floyd Mayweather many times in the past before having the football pulled out from right in front of him, but this time he really thinks it will happen. The British-born fighter, who defeated Chris Algieri two weeks ago, says a fight...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Amir Khan’s Botched Audition

Amir Khan defeated Chris Algieri last Friday but did little to excite fans or make convince them that he deserves a shot at Floyd Mayweather. The post Amir Khan’s Botched Audition appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Amir Khan Wins, Fails Floyd Mayweather Audition; Javier Fortuna Gets Fun Win, Too

Chris Algieri brought it Friday night on “Premier Boxing Champions” on Spike, giving Amir Khan more than anyone thought he might be able to give. It wasn’t enough for Algieri to win the decision. It might’ve been enough to cost Khan, who aspires to a Mayweather showdown, a lot of money. Algieri had no chance of out-quicking or out-boxing Khan, so he decided to try and force...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Video interviews: Amir Khan & Virgil Hunter talk training camp, Algieri & Mayweather

mir Khan is refusing to overlook Chris Algieri despite media talk of a clash next up with pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather. The 28-year-old Bolton star has been mooted as ‘Money’ Mayweather’s final opponent in September before he hangs up his gloves on an illustrious 19-year professional career. However, Khan has refused to be drawn into any Mayweather talk and insists...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Amir Khan vs. Chris Algieri final presser quotes: Khan- I’ll look spectacular beating Algieri

Fight week activities for Premier Boxing Champions on Spike continued Wednesday as fighters participated in the final press conference and media workouts at Barclays Center before they enter the ring on Friday, May 29. Check out all the photos & quotes here. AMIR KHAN “I really believe that I have the movement, the skills and the technique to beat Chris Algieri and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Amir Khan-Chris Algieri photos & quotes from press event

Fight week for Friday’s Premier Boxing Champions on Spike event kicked off today with Amir Khan (30-3, 19 KOs)and Chris Algieri (20-1, 8 KOs) at Brooklyn Bridge Park before they square-off at Barclays Center on May 29. We have photos and quotes from the meeting here, along with a special video of Khan responding to fan questions. AMIR KHAN “Algieri is a fighter that has...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Khan vs Algieri: Full Undercard Sans Paulie Malignaggi

BROOKLYN — The Malignaggi vs. O’Connor fight is off but fret not! There’s still plenty of fight action waiting to be had on the Amir Khan vs. Chris Algieri undercard scheduled for May 29th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. For those of you who missed the announcement of the cancellation of the Malignaggi fight, here’s the quick run down. Malignaggi was scheduled to make...
Via BadCulture
May 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Khan Announces Chris Algieri As Opponent

LOS ANGELES — Well the wait is over and Amir Khan has a new opponent on the horizon. Today via wife Faryal Mahkdoom’s Youtube channel, Khan announced his next opponent will be Chris Algieri of New York at a weight limit of 147 pounds. Algieri was last in the ring against Manny Pacquiao in November 2014 where he was . “He’s the former WBO champion, he defeated Ruslan Provodnikov...
Via BadCulture
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Amir Khan to wear 24 carat gold shorts worth $50,000 against Devon Alexander (PHOTOS)

In keeping up with LasVegas garishness, Amir Khan will be wearing the most outrageously expensive shorts in sports history when he faces Devon Alexander in the ring Saturday night. The British fighter will don boxing trunks woven with genuine 24 carat gold thread through a waist band supporting white nappa leather trunks with crocodile trim during the welterweight showdown...
Via The Other Paper
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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