Found March 29, 2014 on Ringnews24:
PLAYERS: Amir KhanLuis Collazo
Amir_khan_v_ff57
Kelly Swanson         I'm going to go ahead and call this media conference call today the second moment of "THE MOMENT" for a fight that was announced this week. We have Amir "King" Khan and also Luis Collazo joining us today, along with Richard Schaefer, Chief Executive Officer of Golden Boy Promotions, and Stephen Espinoza, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Showtime. So, very exciting, and I'm going to turn it over to the participants and start with Richard Schaefer, who will make the introductions. Richard Schaefer     I am truly excited to host this first conference call, which will be a part of a series of conference calls leading up to May 3rd. This is obviously not just an undercard fight. Khan and Collazo could headline by itself any main event, any SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, and, frankly, without any question would fill up Barclays Center on its own.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Englishman Amir Khan will outlast Puerto Rican Luis Collazo

Meeting on the undercard of Floyd Mayweather’s match versus Marcos Maidana, Amir Khan will throw fists with tough Puerto Rican Luis Collazo on May 3 at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The 26-year-old Khan (28-3, 19 KOs), who became one of the most youthful British world champs ever at the age of 22, most recently exited the squared circle in April 2013 after...

Adrien Broner vs Carlos Molina

After twitter beef between Amir Khan and Adrien Broner got fans excited their next fight announcements finally surfaced. Yes, both fighters will be showcased on the Mayweather-Maidana undercard just not against each other. Amir Khan, after feeling shafted by Floyd Mayweather Jr. will take the co-feature in hopes to audition for Floyd’s next fight and […]

Amir Khan & Luis Collazo conference call quotes

Amir Khan and Luis Collazo each took part in a media call this week to discuss their May 3rd clash as part of the Mayweather vs. Maidana pay-per-view. Take a look to see what each man had to say about the fight, the other man, and the opportunity. Luis Collazo I'm excited, you know, I'm stoked. This is a fight that could take me to another level in the welterweight division...

Luis Collazo at Fort Jackson in South Carolina for training camp

Luis Collazo arrived this week at Fort Jackson Military Base in South Carolina to prepare for his upcoming bout against former unified world champion Amir "King" Khan. The bout was officially announced earlier this week as the co-main event of "THE MOMENT: Mayweather vs. Maidana" which will take place on May 3 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. ...

Luis Collazo marches into training camp

WBA International Welterweight Champion Luis Collazo arrived this week at Fort Jackson Military Base in South Carolina to prepare for his upcoming WBC Silver Welterweight World Championship bout against former unified world champion Amir "King" Khan. The bout was officially announced earlier this week as the co-main event of "THE MOMENT: Mayweather vs. Maidana"...

Video: The Fight Corner on Stevenson’s move to Showtime, Broner & Khan, & more

The Fight Corner is the brand new weekly video series from ProBoxing-Fans.com, talking about all the latest boxing news, fight results, rumors and more. In this episode, the guys tackle Danny Garcia vs. Mauricio Herrera and how that fight played out, Amir Khan and Adrien Broner each landing on the same card, but not facing one another, Adonis Stevenson's move to Showtime and...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.