Found February 27, 2013 on MyBoxing:
PLAYERS: Amir KhanJulio Diaz
Amir Khan (27-3, 19 KOs) looks set for a little home cooking in his native United Kingdom after getting his ass kicked a year ago by Danny Garcia in a way that frankly may have finished the Bolton product as a serious contender at 140 pounds. Khan intends to move up to welterweight, and Golden [...]

Although inconsequential, Amir Khan tweets his plans to fight in the United Kingdom for the first time in two years

Mediocre pugilist Amir Khan tweeted earlier today his intention to soon battle an unnamed opponent in the United Kingdom for the first time in two years. “Next fights in UK everyone after 2 years,” tweeted Khan, 26, who last scrapped in Britain against Irishman Paul McCloskey in a victorious effort at the M.E.N. Arena in Manchester. Khan (27-3, 19 KOs), who has lost two of his...

Amir Khan to fight Julio Diaz April 27 in England

After nearly two years of fighting in the U.S., Amir "King" Khan will return to Sheffield, England, to face veteran Julio Diaz on April 27 at Motorpoint Arena. The matchup figures to give Khan another opportunity to test the new, more disciplined boxing style that he has adopted since working with trainer Virgil Hunter. Khan is 1-0 thus far with Hunter in his corner...

Amir Khan-Julio Diaz opening presser quotes: Fight in Sheffield on April 27

After nearly two years fighting away from England, the “King” is back.  On Saturday, April 27 at Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, British superstar Amir “King” Khan returns to England to face former World Champion Julio “The Kidd” Diaz. Plus, 2012 Olympic Bronze Medalist Anthony Ogogo makes his long-awaited professional debut in a four round middleweight bout against an...

Amir Khan vs. Julio Diaz set for April 27, televised with Garcia vs. Judah on Showtime

Amir Khan will take on Julio Diaz on April 27, from a site to be determined in England. Khan's bout will be shown live in the afternoon on Showtime, but will also be shown later in the evening, as a part of the Danny Garcia vs. Zab Judah Junior Welterweight title fight broadcast, originating from Brooklyn. Credit: Tom Casino / Showtime While Khan vs. Diaz is not exactly a high...

Mediocre bloke Amir Khan will scrap serviceable Mexican Julio Diaz this spring in the ‘Steel City’

Mediocre bloke Amir Khan will scrap serviceable Mexican Julio Diaz at a 143-pound catch weight on April 27 at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, England. The 26-year-old Khan (27-3, 19 KOs), who last threw fists in Britain two years ago against Irishman Paul McCloskey in a winning effort at the M.E.N. Arena in Manchester, has lost two of his past three bouts. Entering the squared...
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