Khan-Garcia, Mitchell-Banks Heads To The Mandalay Bay

By Osman Rodriguez

According to Amir "King" Khan (26-2), the Briton's upcoming HBO televised fight against WBC junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia (23-0) will take place at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The doubleheader is scheduled for July 14th. The fight was originally slated to take place at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California on July 7th - but when the pay-per-view involving Juan Manuel Marquez fell through for July 14th - Golden Boy took over the date.

Heavyweight prospect Seth Mitchell (25-0-1) will open up the HBO televised portion of the card against Jonathon Banks (28-1-1).

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by RIZO24 on 05-24-2012

Garcia will be outcalssed in this one.. Garcia is not too impressive, he barely beat a shot Erik Morales!!

Comment by Tobi.G on 05-24-2012

Im more interested in the Mitchell vs. Banks fight compared to the Khan fight. Go Mitchell!

Comment by Hougigo on 05-23-2012

[QUOTE=MASTER1454;12163460]Now why Garcia vacate? It's the IBF/WBA belts that Khan had, not the WBC......[/QUOTE] Because if Khan doesn't get his belts back, then it isn't a unification and that was the only thing bypassing Ajose's mandatory title shot. The WBC,…

Comment by DefThatGuy on 05-23-2012

I wish this was in LA but might make the flight from the bay area. Im still bitter that the Khan fight in Vegas last weekend got cancelled.

Comment by MASTER1454 on 05-23-2012

[QUOTE=hougigo;12163251]So what's the word on the fight. Is khan for sure getting his belts back, is Garcia vacating or is the wbc saying **** it. I know khan hasn't officially got his belts back yet.[/QUOTE] Now why Garcia vacate? It's…

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