Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 11/18/14
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Prescott: I Need a New Claim to Fame! Miami (via Colombia) power puncher Breidis Prescott (25-4, 18 KOs) says he has mixed emotions about no longer being the only fighter to ever put Amir Khan to sleep. While Prescott did it to Khan in 2008 in less than one round, Danny Garcia was able to join the exclusive club last Saturday when he laid out the now-former champion in four rounds. Prescott is currently in hard training for his upcoming junior-welterweight battle against Francisco "Gato" Figueroa (20-4-1, 13 KOs) of Bronx, New York in the main event of Warriors Boxing's "Miami Warfare II" event at the MACC at the Doubletree Hotel in Miami, Florida, on Saturday, August 18. "In a way, I enjoyed the notoriety of being the only fighter to ever knock him out," explained Prescott, "but it was also pretty clear he was never going to face me again. I chased him for years offering him the chance to redeem himself and he was always too frightened to take it. Now that there's a...
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