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Diaz: I'm a Heavy Hitter and Khan Can't Take a Punch

SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - After nearly two years fighting away from England, the "King" is back.  On Saturday, April 27 at Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, British superstar Amir "King" Khan (27-3, 19KOs) returns to England to face former World Champion Julio "The Kidd" Diaz (40-7-1, 29KOs).
 
"I'm not going to England for the fight to go to the scorecards.  I'm fighting for the knockout," said Diaz.  "I know the knockout is the only thing that will get me the win, so I'm training extra hard already in order to get a victory on Khan's home turf.  I'm a heavy hitter and he can't take a punch, so to me, that is the perfect combination."
 
"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 and Maxi Muscle.
 
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.ukor through Sports Corporation by calling 0845 163 0845 or at www.sportscorporation.com .
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by QQQQQQQ on 03-03-2013

khan should win every round and if he doesnt id consider it a bad performance. diaz is washed up

Comment by john lednnon on 03-03-2013

[QUOTE=mathed;13107237]This would be a good fight to put a few bucks down on Diaz to win by KO. [COLOR="Red"]It only takes one shot and Diaz will be able to find Khan during the fight. [/COLOR] The payout on that bet…

Comment by Biolink on 03-03-2013

Jesse Jackson "2+2 is fo' up with hope, down with dope, register to vote"

Comment by Alpha & Omega on 03-03-2013

Chin issues or not, Khan beats the hell out of Diaz. Either KO's him or beats him up for a UD.

Comment by mathed on 03-03-2013

This would be a good fight to put a few bucks down on Diaz to win by KO. It only takes one shot and Diaz will be able to find Khan during the fight. The payout on that bet would…

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