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Khan Hopes To Finalize Garcia Rematch For December

Earlier in the week, Amir Khan has brushed off suggestions he should retire and is instead focusing on a rematch with Danny Garcia.

Khan suffered an embarrassing fourth round stoppage in his fight with Garcia last weekend, having already hit the canvas three times.

However, while retirement is being punted as an option by some, Khan is determined to fight on but may do so without trainer Freddie Roach.

The Bolton man has already set his sights on a rematch with Garcia.

"I'm looking at fighting again in December and we're hoping it is against Danny Garcia," Khan told BBC North West.

Khan lost his WBA light-welterweight in the bout and missed out on adding the WBC title to his collection, a point he is determined to rectify.

"Hopefully in December we can get that rematch and I can bring the belts home to Britain," he said.

"I'm in my best days now. I've put that behind me. This will only drive me and motivate me to go forward.

"I've not had time to be upset. I was thinking on the plane on the way home it would have been great to win all those titles and bring them home. Everyone was rooting for me to do that, but it just wasn't my time."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by LAPete on 07-20-2012

As i predicted in another thread the Kahn whining machine is starting. This crybaby just wont let go and face the FACT that he not only lost to Garcia but he got KTFO! Freddy Roach should loose this B Grade…

Comment by Kagami Taiga on 07-20-2012

[QUOTE=kiaba360;12355817]If Khan wants to pretend like he hasn't been fazed by this loss, then he needs to continue fighting the best like he's been doing. Matthysse is right behind Garcia at the top. If Khan beats Matthysse, then he has…

Comment by kiaba360 on 07-20-2012

[QUOTE=Suavecito80;12355775]No way in hell they go near that animal, LOL!! He would get retired. :boxing:[/QUOTE] If Khan wants to pretend like he hasn't been fazed by this loss, then he needs to continue fighting the best like he's been doing.…

Comment by Mr. Philadel on 07-20-2012

[QUOTE=jtcs1981;12355625]Wait a minute. When Cotto was mentioned as Pac possible opponent people were saying that Pac KO him and that the fight didnt make sense, but financially was a good fight for both. Now we have the same retards saying…

Comment by Suavecito80 on 07-20-2012

[QUOTE=kiaba360;12355725]Garcia should be allowed to try and unify the belts, while Khan faces a couple contenders like Alvarado and [B]Matthysse[/B]. I wonder when's the next time we will see Khan in the ring with a pressure fighter/puncher.[/QUOTE] No way in…

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