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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.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Light_Speed on 12-20-2011

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.

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