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Amir Khan Says Mayweather is Avoiding Him (Video)

Floyd Mayweather, are you ready? Amir Khan reveals a bit more in this gutsy interview and he has audiences captivated everywhere. He even decided to call out Floyd Mayweather. Will Mayweather dance around this one? Khan has a lot of optimism and it’s great. Khan also said that the Mayweather fight would be easy. [BSO] The post Amir Khan Says Mayweather is Avoiding Him (Video...
Via Geeks and Cleats
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Khan vs. Alexander LA Press Conference

LOS ANGELES, CA – It was all smiles at the Conga Room for today’s official announcement for the ‘Royal Battle fight card featuring Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander. A fight more than a year in the making. Mutual respect replaced the social media trash talk the two fighters have been engaging in over the last year. Both combatants find themselves in a “must-win” situation in...
Via BadCulture
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander tickets on sale Friday

In a pair of high-stakes welterweight match-ups, British superstar Amir "King" Khan will take on Devon Alexander "The Great", while undefeated Keith "One Time" Thurman will defend against Leonard "The Lion" Bundu. Khan vs. Alexander is entitled The Royal Battle, The King vs. The Great, and it takes place at December 13 in Las Vegas, at the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander set for December 13th in Vegas

Amir Khan is set to take on Devon Alexander this December. No, that's not a typo, but if it sounds familiar, it's because Khan and Alexander were supposed to fight last December. Khan withdrew from the fight in search of the greener Floyd Mayweather pastures, a mistake he can't help himself from making, while Alexander would instead lose his title to Shawn Porter. Khan...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Amir Khan & Devon Alexander to Fight Dec 13th in Vegas

It is real simple. If Khan wins impressively he likely will get the shot at Mayweather in Spring/Summer. If he loses well, let’s just say he better not lose. “There are just little details that we are finishing but Khan and Alexander are going to fight,” De La Hoya told on Monday. “Amir Khan looked good against my boy Collazo, but I have a feeling he wants to make...
Via BlackSportsOnline
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather Likely to Fight Amir Khan in Spring

It’s starting to look a lot more promising that Floyd Mayweather may give Amir Khan an opportunity in the ring. Khan has been very vocal about his wish to fight Mayweather, and apparently Mayweather’s father really wants to see this fight happen. Earlier this year, Mayweather did a fan poll to see who everyone wanted to see him fight next. Khan officially won the vote, but Mayweather...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Amir Khan: I’ll out-shine Mayweather when it comes to skills; I’ll beat anyone in a game of chess

Amir Khan just won't stop clamoring for a fight against Floyd Mayweather. Truly, it's something which has plagued him and his career for years, often coming in advance of an upset defeat or an extended layoff which otherwise derails his momentum. He may yet get his chance for the golden ticket and the Mayweather fight, and certainly Showtime is pushing him as an opponent...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Amir Khan: Mayweather Doesn’t Have The Power To Hurt Me

Floyd Mayweather doesn’t have the power to hurt anyone in the ring, but that doesn’t mean he’s not going to win easily anyway. Amir Khan has returned to politicking and taking shots in hopes of landing an opportunity to particpate in the Mayweather sweepstakes.  After watching Mayweather win a twelve-round decision over Marcos Maidana on Saturday night – Khan feels even...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Amir Khan Arrested For Allegedly Beating Up Two Men

The Bolton News is reporting that Amir Khan was arrested early Friday morning after an incident in two men were beaten up after returning from a nearby mosque. Police said the two men were hurt but not seriously injured in the incident. Witnesses said the alleged attack happened after Amir pulled up alongside the group of men in a Mercedes C Class in front of Velden Engineering...
Via Thacover2
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Khan camp denies Mayweather report

Money Mayweather's fighting Amir Khan next? Not so fast, Khan's reps say. Khan's reps denied a report that the 26-year-old British welterweight dropped a proposed fight with Devon Alexander in December in order to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. in May. "Team Khan would like to dispel recent reports that Amir Khan has pulled out of a potential match-up against Devon...
Via Fox Sports
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

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