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Khan vs. McCloskey in Talks For December Rematch?

According to BBC Sport, Paul McCloskey is being linked with a possible rematch with Amir Khan following contacts between the respective fighters' managements. McCloskey's manager Francie McNicholl sta...Read More

Hearn: Next Time McCloskey Destroys "Fraud" Khan

Promoter Barry Hearn is still bitter with Paul McCloskey's technical decision loss to WBA/IBF junior welterweight champion Amir Khan. Khan won a six round decision over McCloskey in April. The fight w...Read More

Amir Khan Praises McCloskey: A Rematch Will Be Huge

WBA/IBF junior welterweight champion Amir Khan has praised Saturday's performance by Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12KOs). The Irish boxer won a very close twelve round decision over Breidis Prescott (24-3, 1...Read More

Paul McCloskey: I Made Amir Khan Look Ordinary

PAUL McCLOSKEY makes his return tonight with his confidence boosted by making Amir Khan look “ordinary”. ...Read More

Prescott: McCloskey's Brutal KO Will Make Khan Faint

Colombian junior welterweight Breidis Prescott (24-2, 19KOs) wants to make a statement on Saturday night at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast. He faces Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12KOs) in a WBA eliminator. The...Read More

McCloskey: Prescott Fight More Dangerous Than Khan

Paul McCloskey is confident he will beat Amir Khan's conqueror Breidis Prescott in Saturday's WBA light-welterweight title eliminator but agrees that it is a "dangerous fight". ...Read More

McCloskey: I'll Beat The Boy Who Knocked Khan Out

PAUL McCLOSKEY insists Amir Khan will have no choice but to give him a rematch if he beats his nemesis Breidis Prescott. ...Read More

Khan, McCloskey To Benefit From Controversial Meeting

Amir Khan’s April 16th sixth-round technical decision win over Ireland’s Paul McCloskey seemed a complete disaster at the time. The contest was dull, the ending deemed unsatisfactory, we were treated...Read More

Hearn Admits Khan vs McCloskey Rematch is Unlikely

Former European light-welterweight champion Paul “Dudey” McCloskey is destined for another world title shot in the future, but Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport admits it will not be against pre...Read More

Frank Warren on Khan-McCloskey, Hatton, Maynard, More

AMIR KHAN'S WBA title defense against Paul McCloskey ended in farce last weekend - inside the ring at least. ...Read More

Insiders Believe De La Hoya's Attack on Sky Hurt Khan

Oscar De La Hoya has burned Amir Khan's bridges with Sky by launching an ill-advised attack on Britain's leading boxing broadcaster. ...Read More

Khan's McCloskey Win is Marred By Phoney Controversy

In boxing, sometimes you are adjudged to have lost even when you win, and Amir Khan (139lb) had one of those nights at the MEN Arena in Manchester on Saturday night when stopping Ireland's Paul McClos...Read More

David Haye Talks Boxing Upsets, Khan-McCloskey, More

Look out for the banana skin! It wasn't a good weekend for unbeaten records last weekend, as two future stars of the boxing world had zeros removed by unheralded opponents. ...Read More

Amir Khan: I'll Be Better, More Motivated For Tim Bradley

Amir Khan was keen to move on to bigger and better things after an unsavoury week ended with an unsatisfactory win over furious WBA light-welterweight title challenger Paul McCloskey. ...Read More

Alex Ariza Talks: Amir Khan Had a 'C' Class Performance

Saturday night's HBO televised sixth-round, technical unanimous decision defense by WBA junior welterweight king Amir Khan of England over his previously unbeaten, southpaw, Northern Ireland challenge...Read More

Paul McCloskey Knows It's Now or Never For His Career

World title challenger Paul McCloskey has vowed to keep his day job managing a local shop even if he dethrones superstar Amir Khan tonight. ...Read More

CompuBox Comparison: Amir Khan vs Paul McCloskey

CompuBox reviews the past fights of junior welterweights Amir Khan and Paul McCloskey and compares the numbers. They match the last four fights for Khan vs. the last four fights of McCloskey. They wor...Read More

Khan-McCloskey: Harsh Words Exchanged at Post Presser

Amir Khan rejected Barry Hearn's angry calls for a rematch against Paul McCloskey after the world title challenger complained bitterly about tonight's controversial cuts stoppage. ...Read More

Photos: Amir Khan Beats Paul McCloskey in Manchester

At the M.E.N. Arena in Manchester, England, WBA junior welterweight champion Amir Khan (25-1, 17KOs) won a six round technical decision over previously undefeated Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12KOs). The fig...Read More

Roach: Mayweather, Bradley, Berto-Ortiz Next For Khan

Trainer Freddie Roach is outlining some every big opponents for Amir Khan. He wants the British star to face a major opponent in the next couple of months. On Saturday night at the MEN Arena in Manche...Read More