Posted October 30, 2012 on AP on Fox
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After Amir Khan lost two straight fights and all of his championship belts, the British boxer decided his career was in dire need of a reboot. So Khan fired his celebrated trainer, Freddie Roach. He refocused his energy on learning to fight with his head instead of his heart, which he blames for his knockout loss to Danny Garcia. After several weeks with new trainer Virgil Hunter, Khan believes he's making physical and mental improvements. And in California, he can avoid the British tabloids' coverage of his upcoming marriage to Faryal Makhdoom. Khan appeared with Carlos Molina at the historic Los Angeles Sports Arena on Tuesday to promote their Dec. 15 bout. Molina is an unbeaten Southern California native, but Khan is still the star of his shows.

Khan: Parkinson's affected Freddie Roach's training

Fighter Amir Khan recently left notable trainer Freddie Roach, and now he says Roach's Parkinson's disease was a problem.

Amir Khan presser quotes; Freddie Roach disputes claims he’s slipping

Former Unified Super Lightweight World Champion and British superstar Amir "King" Khan and unbeaten super lightweight contender Carlos Molina participated in a press conference Tuesday to formally announce Khan's and Molina's Saturday, Dec. 15 fight at the Los Angeles Sports Arena which will be broadcast live on Showtime. What ended up drawing the most attention...

Amir Khan vs. Carlos Molina: Full Press conference highlights

On December 15th, at the historic Los Angeles Sports Arena, Amir Khan will attempt to bounce back from a difficult past year which saw him loss to Danny Garcia and Lamont Peterson. The former Olympian will do battle with the undefeated Carlos Molina, who he himself is looking to become a premiere name at the [...]

Amir Khan vs. Carlos Molina Los Angeles press conference quotes.

Saturday, Dec. 15, LIVE on SHOWTIME® At 10:30 p.m. ET/PT From The Los Angeles Sports Arena.

Freddie Roach “Pacquiao picked this fight, I wanted Danny Garcia”

by Mick Akers Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach made it clear that Manny Pacquiao, not himself chose to fight Juan Manuel Marquez for a fourth time on December 8. If the five-time trainer of the year had his way a different fight may have been taking place. Roach explained that instead of a fourth [...]
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