Advertisement
Advertisement

Mayweather: Khan Gets ‘Money’ Shot By Beating Broner

By Ryan Maquiñana

Floyd Mayweather took to social media Sunday night to respond to Amir Khan’s pleas to get the next shot at boxing’s pound-for-pound king.

“I don't have an easy fight on May 3, 2014, so I can't over look Marcos Maidana,” Mayweather said via his Facebook and Twitter accounts, “but Amir Khan if you and Adrien Broner end up fighting each other on my show and you win (which you won’t)... I'll fight you.”

Mayweather (45-0, 26 KOs) is slated to fight Marcos Maidana (35-3, 31 KOs) on May 3 at a location yet to be disclosed. Khan (28-3, 19 KOs) was the other finalist in the race to land the bout, but after failing to do so, the British star turned his attention to former titleholder Adrien Broner (27-1, 22 KOs) instead.

“Floyd Mayweather, tell Adrien Broner to fight me on your card and when I beat him, you fight me next,” Khan said on Saturday.

Perhaps Khan will get his wish in the fall if all goes according to plan.

Follow Ryan Maquinana on Twitter @RMaq28 or email him at [email protected] .

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by SeekDaGreat on 03-04-2014

[QUOTE=kadafi;14290960]Yeah. Khan's the best. Really TOUGH FIGHT for Floyd. Like Maidana. A DANGEROUS fight for Floyd. Best Pound for pound boxer of all time. Fighting only the BEST. The guy's the real deal. Doesnt cherry picks.[/QUOTE] Ahhh, I see.

Comment by kadafi on 03-04-2014

[QUOTE=SeekDaGreat;14290946]Fight of the century? Lmao.[/QUOTE] Yeah. Khan's the best. Really TOUGH FIGHT for Floyd. Like Maidana. A DANGEROUS fight for Floyd. Best Pound for pound boxer of all time. Fighting only the BEST. The guy's the real deal. Doesnt cherry…

Comment by SeekDaGreat on 03-03-2014

[QUOTE=kadafi;14290937]Floyd fighting the best. The world wants to see these fights for the pound for pound king. Best fighter in the world!! Cant wait. Fight of the century.[/QUOTE] Fight of the century? Lmao.

Comment by kadafi on 03-03-2014

Floyd fighting the best. The world wants to see these fights for the pound for pound king. Best fighter in the world!! Cant wait. Fight of the century.

Comment by MJ406 on 03-03-2014

[QUOTE=Bigg Rigg;14287956]Fight better happen on the card now that Floyd gassed everybody by saying it will be. I like the fight but would have rather seen [B]Broner vs Matthysse[/B] and Khan vs Porter or Thurman.[/QUOTE] bold: what are the odds…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (133)
Top Headlines Juanma Vows: I'll Go For The Kill, Won't Stop Until I KO Vazquez! Golovkin-Saunders: Warren Will Try To Make The Fight Happen Ward: What Will Kovalev Do When Being the Krusher Doesn’t Work? Hopkins: Canelo-Golovkin WILL Happen, This Ain't May-Pac! Crolla: I'll Be Back Better To Beat Jorge Linares in Rematch Marlon Tapales vs. Arthur Villanueva is No Problem, Says Salud Video: Eddie Hearn on Joshua vs. Klitschko, Fury, DeGale vs. Jack Luis Concepcion-Kal Yafai Eyed For November 26 In Manchester Hearn: My Gut Says Joshua-Parker Next, Klitschko Next Year Frankie Gavin Gives High Praise To Nathan McIntosh Gonzalez: Canelo is NOT The Best - Until He Beats Golovkin! Freddie Roach, Cooper on Trump-Clinton as Championship Fight "Fighting Words” - Dead October: Hell Hath No (Tyson) Fury Malignaggi Pleads: Golovkin-Jacobs Has To Be Made Right Now! Flash Elorde's Grandsons Pick Up Decision Wins in Manila 'Don King Way' Not Moving To Street Where He Killed a Man Michael Conlan Already Eyes Future Carl Frampton Clash Joseph Parker Learning From David Tua's Mistakes as Shot Nears Mike Tyson Says His Ring Career is Unknown To Today's Youth Andre Ward: I've Always Felt Like The Underdog Hearn: I Think Tyson Fury Will NEVER Fight Again, He'll Be Stripped Orlando Salido-Takashi Miura Getting Closer For December 17 Yuriorkis Gamboa Ready, Wants a Crack at Jose Pedraza Oleksandr Usyk To Make Return on Golovkin's Card, Dec. 10? Badou Jack vs. James DeGale Deal Reached, Late November Eyed Linares vs. Crolla Rematch Targeted For Dates in February, March Hearn: Joseph Parker Has The Balls To Fight Anthony Joshua! Photos: Jorge Linares Unseats Anthony Crolla - HUGE Gallery Trainer Explains 'Witch-Hunt' That Mentally Broke Tyson Fury Teddy Atlas Wonders if Brook Had Injury PRIOR To Golovkin Bout Hearn Contacts Klitschko's Manager To Discuss Fighting Joshua Jarrell Miller Feels David Haye is Running From Shannon Briggs Muhammad Ali Receives Jesse Owens Olympic Spirit Award Linares-Crolla Rematch Clause in Place, Hearn Expects Fight Miguel Cotto Return in 2017 is Best Option, Says Adviser Photos: Tyson Fury Ringside at Crolla-Linares, in Good Spirits Rico Ramos Blasts Out Prosper Ankrah in Three Rounds Jhonny Gonzalez With Vicious First Round KO of Yamamoto Fury Refused Testing, Told Inspectors To F*** Off, Claims Report Donnie Nietes Makes Flyweight Debut, Dominates Edgar Sosa
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement