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What happened to Amir Khan?

In the 2004 Olympics as a 17-Year-old fighter, one with fast hands, with a good jab to go along with his quick feet, won the Silver Medal in Athens and eyes were on him when he made his professional debut. He went on to be the youngest British World Champion at 22 years old, became a 2-division champion and has a record of 31 -4 with 19 KOs. Sadly, Khan has been inactive since his vicious KO loss to Canelo Alvarez while moving up in weight in May of 2016, and doesn’t have any planned fights for the rest of ...

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HBO Boxing best of 2017 schedule includes Canelo vs. Khan, Kovalev vs. Ward, Golovkin vs. Brook & more

It’s a holiday treat for HBO Boxing fans. Over four consecutive nights in late December, HBO will present six of the year’s standout fights, spotlighting some of the biggest names in the sport. Featured are signature wins by Canelo Alvarez, Terence Crawford, Gennady Golovkin, Roman Gonzalez and Andre Ward plus a leading candidate for “Fight of the Year.”

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Amir Khan hosts 1st ever pro boxing card in Pakistan, raising money for charity

Amir Khan Successfully Launches Pro Boxing In Pakistan – Inaugural Event Featuring British & Irish Boxers Raises $75,000 For Charity. It may have only been 4:30 in the morning, but the heat was stifling as the Emirates A340-300, that carried the contingent of international boxers and officials from the British & Irish Boxing Authority (BIBA) that were to take part in a charity pro boxing event promoted by two Division World Champion Amir Khan just two days later, made it’s final approach into Karachi Quaid-E-Azam International Airport in Pakistan.

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HBO’s The Fight Game back on Wednesday night, talking Canelo vs. Khan, GGG, Rio 2016 Olympic boxing

HBO’s The Fight Game with Jim Lampley returns with a new edition this Wednesday at 11pm on HBO. Hosted by the four-time Sports Emmy® winner, who has hosted HBO Boxing since joining the network in 1988, the show is a provocative, engaging and informative experience that delves into intriguing storylines, newsmakers and issues that are top-of-mind in boxing.

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More Canelo vs. Khan results coverage: Full card results, fight night photos, quotes & more

Canelo Álvarez (47-1-1, 33 KOs) successfully defended his titles in a brilliant performance with a vicious knockout of Amir “King” Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) in the sixth of 12 scheduled rounds. Khan performed strong at the start of the fight, but Canelo’s one-punch kayo ended things in round 6, and will likely go onto be the 2016 Knockout of the Year.

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