The Channel of Champions BoxNation will be getting behind the scenes with British boxing superstar Amir ‘King’ Khan as he prepares for his first fight in the U.K. in two years against former World Champion Julio ‘The Kidd’ Diaz in the ‘Return of the King’ three-part documentary series.
Part one of the documentary will be broadcast on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch. 546) on Wednesday April 17th at 7:00 p.m.
‘Amir Khan: Return of the King’ will feature exclusive footage of Khan’s preparation for his live fight debut on BoxNation on Saturday 27th April as he gets ready to take on former World Champion Julio ‘The Kidd’ Diaz at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield.
In part one, BoxNation chats with Khan about his career to date and looks over footage of his past fights, including those of his reign as Unified World Champion.
‘Return of the King’ episode two will be broadcast on Friday 19th April with the final episode airing on Wednesday 24th April, taking a look behind the scenes of Amir’s American training camp.
About “Return of the King”
“Return of the King: Khan vs. Diaz” is a 12 round 143 pound catch-weight bout presented by Golden Boy Promotions and Khan Promotions and sponsored by JD Sport, Maxi Muscle, Pasha and Hollywood Milkshakes.
Tickets, priced at £300, £200, £125, £75 and £50 plus applicable taxes and service charges are on sale now and may be purchased at the Motorpoint Arena box office, by calling (+44) 0114 256 5656, online at www.motorpointarenasheffield.co.uk or through Sports Corporation by calling 0845 163 0845 or at www.sportscorporation.com .