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When The Devil Answers The Door: Amir Khan Just Might Get What He Wants

Amir Khan has been pounding on doors for awhile. He spent years chasing the best boxer in the world, Floyd Mayweather, to no avail. In fact, Mayweather seemed to revel in dangling a possible fight in front of Khan, only to rip it away like the school bully holding some poor kid’s lunch just out of reach. Mayweather then stuck it to Khan one last time, choosing Andre Berto for his...
Via The Queensbury Rules
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Amir Khan: Andre Berto has the power to hurt Floyd Mayweather

Amir Khan will be BoxNation’s has publicly backed his stablemate, Andre Berto, to cause a ‘big surprise’ when he meets Floyd Mayweather on Saturday night. 28-year-old Khan was in the running to face the undefeated Mayweather but was left at the altar after the pound-for-pound king opted to face Berto instead.   Despite this, Khan is giving his full backing to his stablemate...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 days ago  |  Discuss

High rollers passing up free tickets to Mayweather-Berto

    When was the last time there was less interest and less buzz surrounding a Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight? Mayweather is set to fight Andre Berto on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas with a chance to improve his flawless record to 49-0 in what his camp insists will be his last ever fight. Though Mayweather is considered the greatest pound-for-pound fighter in the sport...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Mayweather Shares Why He Didn’t Select Khan

LOS ANGELES, CA — With advertising and promotion now fully underway for the Mayweather vs Berto pay-per-view bout on September 12th, at the conclusion of the press conference the champion took time to informally answer questions on a variety of subjects, most notably on opponent selection. With the common sentiment among watchers that Berto has done nothing to earn the fight why...
Via BadCulture
August 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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
August 05, 2015  |  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 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 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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