On December 10th, 2011 big-time boxing returned to Washington D.C., and Lamont Peterson delighted his hometown fans by shocking Amir Khan and taking home a Split Decision victory. It was a disputed verdict after Khan had two points deducted, but Peterson put in some fantastic work all night long, especially with his body shots. Right here, you can view a huge collection of Khan vs. Peterson pictures, including ringside photos from fight-night, weigh-in pictures, pictures from press conferences and training camps and more. Check it out.
All of the above Khan-Peterson pictures were taken by ProBoxing-Fans.com, live on hand and representing the Washington D.C. fight scene. You’ll get to see how the fighters looked at their opening press conference, at the weigh-in before the fight, and then on fight night itself.
Peterson pulled off the biggest win of his career and took home Khan’s titles. You can view the top Khan vs. Peterson fight notes & takeaways to see for yourself more about the fight and how it all played out, as well as see some ringside video highlights.
All in all, an excellent fight night in the nation’s capital, and an excellent performance by Peterson in what turned out to be a thrilling night in front of a raucous crowd.