Amir Khan Praises Ward: He Knew Exactly What To Do
by Edward Chaykovsky
Former two division champion Amir Khan watched his countryman Carl Froch lose a twelve round unanimous decision to Andre Ward on Saturday night at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. The scores were 115-113, 115-113 and 118-110. Froch tried hard to crack Ward's defenses, but he couldn't. Khan was impressed with Ward's ability to adjust to the Nottingham boxer's advances, over and over again.
"[Froch] needed a fast early start, but Ward knew exactly what to do. He had a Plan A, a Plan B and a Plan C. You can say at the end of the right, when [Ward] got tired he was on his bike and moving around, but stayed in close and fought well. Overall it was a great performance by both fighters," Khan said.
Must have been an awful feeling for Khan being on set with the other sky commentators and hearing them praise Ward as a top P4P fighter, in the wake of his own defeat in which he looked amateurish. Maybe the…Comment by Hougigo on 12-20-2011
[QUOTE=ts33;11577081]hougigo is US navy. Amir is a successful Brit with pakistani heritage. Need i say anymore? :nana:[/QUOTE] Hey.... almost U.S Navy. And you can go ahead and use that as a reason for why I don't like him, whatever helps…Comment by ts33 on 12-18-2011
[QUOTE=wazaa.;11577066]Jeesh.... look at the haters hating for absolutely no reason.[/QUOTE] hougigo is US navy. Amir is a successful Brit with pakistani heritage. Need i say anymore? :nana:Comment by Vadrigar. on 12-18-2011
2 division champion? No.Comment by wazaa. on 12-18-2011
Jeesh.... look at the haters hating for absolutely no reason.Post a Comment - View More User Comments (14)