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Amir Khan still wants fight with Pacquiao before retirement

LONDON: When he’s not out spreading his dunderheaded conspiracy theories about coronavirus, Amir Khan still occasionally thinks about boxing, saying he still wants to face Manny Pacquiao before he retires. Khan (34-5, 21 KO) is 33 years old now and doesn’t have a good win in quite a long time – in years, in fact. Several ...

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Amir Khan-Vargas face-off in ‘unmissable fight’

BIRMINGHAM: British boxing star Amir Khan returns to the Arena Birmingham for the first time since 2008 where he takes on Colombian sensation Samuel Vargas in crucial welterweight title unification fight on Saturday. Khan believes that a decisive victory over Vargas, who has been on a five-fight unbeaten run since ...

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Amir Khan, Faryal reaches Lahore for Punjab Boxing Championship

LAHORE: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan reached Lahore to take part in the closing ceremony of Inter-Division Punjab Open Boxing Championship. Khan along with his wife, Faryal Makhdoom, will be the chief guests of the ceremony where they will be handing out the prizes to winners. Addressing the media at National Hockey ...

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Amir Khan ready to coach Pakistani boxers for Asian games

MANCHESTER: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan on Friday said that he is up and ready to coach Pakistani boxers for the Asian Games scheduled to take place later this year in Indonesia. In a video message, the 31-year-old announced that he would be visiting Pakistan on May 7. The boxing star, ...

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Amir Khan KOs Phil Lo Greco in 39 Seconds

LONDON: Amir Khan made a blistering return to the ring by beating Phil Lo Greco by stopping his opponent inside 39 seconds at Liverpool’s Echo Arena. The 31-year-old had not fought for two years, since being beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez in Las Vegas in May 2016, and he made ...

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I’m at the peak of my career, says Amir Khan

Amir Khan and Phil Lo Greco have had an entertaining build-up (Picture: Getty Images)

Amir Khan and Phil Lo Greco have had an entertaining build-up (Picture: Getty Images) MANCHESTER: BRIT boxing champ Amir Khan insists that he’s at the peak of his career at age 31 as he prepares for what is supposed to be a tune-up this Saturday night on April 21 against ...

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Amir Khan says he embarrassed himself over spat with Faryal

LONDON: Renowned Pakistan-origin boxer Amir Khan admitted he feels embarrassed at the way he handled his spat and separation from his wife Faryal who he shares 3-year-old daughter Lamaisah with. Commenting on his ugly public split with pregnant wife Faryal Makhdoom, Boxer Amir Khan admitted, “I embarrassed myself. I made ...

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