Found July 09, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
This Saturday night on HBO, Danny Garcia defends his junior welterweight title against Amir Khan in a big fight in Las Vegas. Before Khan vs. Garcia, the two men held a pre-fight conference call to discuss the bout, their training, their futures and the long, winding road they took to get this fight put together. Take a look at what each man and their teams had to say right here. Danny Garcia You know, first thing I want to say, I'm having a great training camp. I feel good. I feel strong and I'm just ready July 14 to give the fans a great fight. Oscar de la Hoya I would also like to introduce to you needing no introduction with such a young career already has an incredible record who is the former Unified Super Lightweight World Champion at just 25 years young we all know he won the Silver Medal in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens at just 17 years old and he has already defeated future Hall of Famers like Marco Antonio Barrera. He's been against Andreas Kotelnik, beate...

Amir Khan reinstated as WBA jr. welterweight champ

The WBA is reinstating British boxer Amir Khan as its junior welterweight champion, just in time for a 140-pound unification bout this weekend in Las Vegas with WBC champion Danny Garcia. Nevada State Athletic Commission executive Keith Kizer said he learned Wednesday that Saturday's Khan-Garcia matchup at the Mandalay Bay Events Center will be a WBA-WBC unification fight. ...

Amir Khan “From now on, I will do drug testing for all my fights…100%”

Amir Khan is set to take on Danny “Swift” Garcia this weekend in a junior welterweight unification match up on July 14th. The fight has a certain hype to it given the fact of the comments and trash talk that has come via Danny Garcia’s father, Angel Garcia. It has motivated Khan so much so [...]


Sportsmen are often tapped to front fashion campaigns and recognized for their style of dress. But we don’t typically associate boxers with their sartorial sense. Amir Khan is working to break that mold. The 25-year old British pro boxer is already an Olympic medalist and two-time world champion and in addition to those accomplishments, he has an impressive fashion game. “Normally...

The Week's Boxing Schedule, Featuring Amir Khan, David Haye, Glen Johnson And Dereck Chisora

It's the second week of July and the boxing schedule is even better and more packed than the first. If things keep going at this rate for the month, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather will be fighting on network TV on the 28th, followed by a civilised panel discussion between Oscar De La Hoya and Bob Arum. Sorry, I was just excited about lots of good boxing. Maybe...
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