Khan assures fans he is ‘okay’ after knockout loss

Amir Khan wasted little time posting on social media after his loss to Canelo Alvarez in Las Vegas on Saturday night to assure his fans he was doing fine. Here’s the post from Khan, which included a photo: Im okay everyone thats boxing for you, congrats to @Canelo monster punch, much love to all the fans! #CaneloKhan — Amir Khan (@amirkingkhan...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Canelo Alvarez puts Amir Khan to sleep with punch

Through their first few rounds of their fight Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Amir Khan’s speed appeared to be a problem Canelo Alvarez was trying to solve. It didn’t take Canelo too long to figure it out. In the sixth round, Canelo knocked Khan out with a stiff right hand that put Khan to sleep: Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Amir Khan #CaneloKhan OH MY GOAWD...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Glorious delusions: Canelo vs. Khan preview and prediction

“I like you. You have a goal, and you have the balls to reach that goal. You have this blind, stupid belief in yourself.” —Reverend Fred Sultan Whether it’s an unscrupulous boxing promoter in “The Great White Hype” speaking to the guy trying to take him down or me thinking about Amir Khan, the point holds. Amir Khan is a world-class fighter and a top five-ish contender...
Via The Queensbury Rules
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Before becoming world champ Canelo Alvarez sold Popsicles

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez didn’t always fight for a living. Before he became world champion, Alvarez was in the family business of selling Popsicles and ice cream in Mexico. His brother, Rigoberto, a former titleholder in boxing, recalled to ESPN how Canelo was too embarrassed to go out selling Popsicles on city buses. “The first time, Canelo came back with all the Popsicles...
Via The Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Donald Trump says he will not attend Alvarez-Khan fight

Donald Trump says he will not attend Saturday night’s fight between Canelo Alvarez and Amir Khan, despite what Oscar De La Hoya wants us to believe. De La Hoya, whose company promotes Alvarez, said on a conference call Wednesday that he received confirmation that Trump would be in attendance to christen the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. However, Trump told TMZ on Thursday that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Donald Trump to attend Canelo Alvarez-Amir Khan fight

Donald Trump really is all over the place, never missing an opportunity to get some publicity. He’s even planning to attend Saturday’s pay-per-view boxing fight between Canelo Alvarez and Amir Khan. Oscar De La Hoya, whose company promotes Alvarez, said on a conference call Wednesday that he received confirmation that Trump will attend the fight. The fight will take place on...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Win a Khan-Canelo Fight Jacket

Listen for “Game Show Wednesday” during the Sports Junkies for your chance to win a Canelo vs. Khan fight jacket in celebration of the big showdown on May 7. Two of boxing’s biggest superstars, Middleweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez and two-time Champion Amir Khan will collide in a mega-fight at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Courtesy of HBO Pay-Per-View
17 days ago  |  Discuss

HBO to replay Cotto vs. Canelo & Khan vs. Maidana fights

Leading up to the Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan fight set for Saturday, May 7 and presented live by HBO Pay-Per-View – HBO Sports will present the exclusive replay of two intriguing showdowns that highlight what these two men have accomplished. On Friday, April 29 at 11:00 p.m. HBO2 will replay Cotto vs. Canelo 2015 and Khan vs. Maidana 2010 back-to-back. This past November in the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Watch 24/7 Canelo vs. Khan full episode 1

The first episode of the 24/7 Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan documentary preview series premiered on HBO this past Saturday night after the live fights on the network. Right here, you can watch the full episode 1 video of Canelo vs. Khan 24/7. Canelo is a 24/7 veteran at this stage, so some of what we see out of his camp is much of the same. Talk about how he has been with the Reynoso’s...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Canelo vs Khan Behind The Scenes Footage

With the multi-city press tour coming to a close in Los Angeles, combatants Canelo Alvarez and Amir Khan faced off for the final time before fight week begins for the May 7th pay-per-view event at the newly constucted T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Since the fight announcement, boxing fans and observers have been above dissecting the impending match-up as a battle of speed...
Via BadCulture
March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

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