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Khan: People Thought De La Hoya Would Destroy Pacquiao

Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs) is confident that he will get the last laugh when he faces WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (46-1-1, 32KOs) on May 7th from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Neva...Read More

McGuigan: Khan is Very Ballsy, Canelo Walks Around at 200

Former world champion Barry McGuigan, who now manages fighters like IBF world champion Carl Frampton, says Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs) is taking a very dangerous step by moving up in weight to challenge S...Read More

Cortez Feels Canelo-Golovkin is More Likely For 2017

Retired veteran referee and expert analyst Joe Cortez expects Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez vs. Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin to happen - but not in 2016. He feels the fight is more likely to take place next year. ...Read More

Amir Khan Admits Canelo's Size Initially Concerned Him

British star Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs) pulled a rabbit out of his hat after making his shocking announcement last week. Khan revealed that he was moving up in weight, by eight-pounds, to challenge W...Read More

Khan Says Shock Value Makes '50-50' Fight With Canelo Bigger

British star Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs) is very confident in his ability to upset the odds on May 7th, when he moves up by eight pounds to challenge WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez at a c...Read More

Sulaiman Warns Canelo That He Can't Make Mistakes With Khan

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman has warned WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez that he can't make mistakes against a fighter with the skill level of Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs...Read More

Golovkin's Coach Doubts Canelo Fight Will Happen in 2016

Abel Sanchez, head trainer for WBA/IBO/IBF middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (34-0, 31KOs), is not confident that a mandatory fight with happen with WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' ...Read More

Canelo's Manager Rejects Talk of Khan Being 'Easy Fight'

Eddy Reynoso, manager and co-trainer of WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, says their upcoming opponent, former junior welterweight champion Amir Khan, is far from an easy fight. ...Read More

Amir Khan: When I Beat Canelo, Everyone is Going To Say 'Wow!'

AMIR KHAN said he accepted the fight with Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez in a ‘heartbeat’ – and it could be the fight that makes him one of Britain’s best ever. The Bolton boxer certainly believes a shock w...Read More

Sanchez: Canelo Can Be 155, But Golovkin Will Weigh 160!

Experienced trainer Abel Sanchez is expecting some very big things this year for his star fighter, IBO/WBA/IBF middleweight world champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (34-0, 31KOs). ...Read More

Frank Warren Gives His Take on Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan

Presumably Amir Khan will be making enough from his out-of-the-blue fight with Canelo Alvarez to help towards buying Bolton Wanderers. One can only hope he fares better than his stricken home-town foo...Read More

Fury: If I Can Beat Klitschko, Khan Capable of Stunning Canelo

WBO/IBO/WBA heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is rallying behind his countryman Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs), who will move up by eight pounds to challenge Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (46-1-1, 32KOs) for the WBC m...Read More

Chavez Jr. Rips Canelo For Facing Khan: Embarrassment To 160

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has slammed his countryman, Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, for finalizing a May 7th title defense against Amir Khan. ...Read More

Canelo's Coach: Khan is an Attractive Fight, Dangerous Speed

Jose "Chepo" Reynoso, trainer for WBC middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (46-1-1, 32KOs), is not overlooking the challenge of Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs). Khan is moving up by eight pounds to...Read More

NSAC Approves Canelo-Khan For 5/7 At T-Mobile Arena

The Nevada State Athletic Commission ended weeks of speculation with a unanimous five-person vote for Golden Boy Promotions to host its May 7 HBO Pay-Per-View show at the newly constructed 20,000-seat...Read More

Marquez's Coach: Canelo Can Regain Credibility With Khan Win

Hall of Fame trainer Nacho Beristain, best known for training former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez, says Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez can restore his credibility by defeating Amir Khan on ...Read More

Justifying Amir Khan's 8-Pound, $8,000,000 Gamble

When news of Saul Alvarez (46-1-1, 32 stoppages) versus Amir Khan (31-3, 19 early) came through the first thing many will have thought was probably 'Wow, just wow - this must be how Doctor Manhattan f...Read More

Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan: When The Stars Don't Align

Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan: When The Stars Don't Align

By Cliff Rold - The announcement of a middleweight title fight this week between champion Saul Alvarez and former Jr. welterweight titlist Amir Khan couldn't have come at a better time for press and s...Read More

Hunter: Khan Bigger Than Mayweather, Enough Pop For Canelo

Virgil Hunter, head trainer for British superstar Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs) is very excited about the upcoming fight against Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, which is scheduled for May 7th at the T-Mobile Arena i...Read More

Froch: Khan Will Pull Off a Bigger Shock When He Beats Canelo

Retired former super middleweight champion Carl Froch was just as shocked as everyone else, when it was announced that Amir Khan would moved up by eight pounds to challenge WBC middleweight champion S...Read More