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Danny Garcia pulled the rug out from underneath Amir Khan Saturday on HBO, delivering a stunning upset via technical knockout against a far more acclaimed fighter as a 5-1 underdog or worse. [queensberryrules]Khan already had the rug pulled out from underneath him once, in his last fight, a loss against Lamont Peterson that made a Floyd Mayweather fight seem absurd, in retrospect. But when Peterson tested positive for a banned substance, and a rematch fell apart, Khan had an opening to talk again about fighting Mayweather after beating Garcia. Mayweather will have to find a different opponent for his next fight.This win legitimizes Garcia, who had been uneven as a prospect, steadier once he graduated to contender and now has the biggest win of his career. This was a spectacular performance. One wonders if his reprehensible father/trainer is too much for the son to overcome as a lovable figure in the sport; Danny comes off a nice guy, but when your dad is a straight-up racist, you...
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