Shaw, Golden Boy Already Discussing Khan vs Bradley
By Lem Satterfield
Promoter Gary Shaw, who has one more fight remaining on his official contract with WBO/WBC champion Timothy Bradley, has already spoken with Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer, regarding a possible summer showdown with WBA king Amir Khan (24-1, 17 KOs) of England.
Last Saturday at the Pontiac Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan, Bradley (27-0, 11 KOs) dethroning WBC champion Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KOs) by way of a ten round technical decision.
"I'm working on a fight with Amir Khan and another fight, but, you know, Amir Khan is the only one that I want to go on record with," said Shaw. "I have spoken with Richard Schaefer about Amir Khan and about a fight sometime in the summer."
Lem Satterfield is the boxing editor at AOL FanHouse and the news editor at BoxingScene.com. To read more from Lem Satterfield, go to AOL FanHouse by Clicking Here.
[QUOTE=millcitymauler;10056153]Bradley didn't [B]draw[/B] 6k in Detroit...The pre-sale was less than 1000 a week out... The majority of the rest of the seats were discounts and comps. And anyways, they're talking about Bradley - Kahn in the UK, where Amir will…Comment by millcitymauler on 02-04-2011
[QUOTE=Sweet Jesus;10055126]Bradley drew 6K in Detroit for the Alexander fight. Khan drew 4K in Vegas for the Maidana fight. Advantage: Bradley[/QUOTE]Bradley didn't [B]draw[/B] 6k in Detroit...The pre-sale was less than 1000 a week out... The majority of the rest of…Comment by d0peyyy on 02-03-2011
Great fight for boxing. This one is a coin-flip. I have been a Timothy Bradley supporter but the smart money if any is on a draw.Comment by SkillspayBills on 02-03-2011
I love it. Make it happen folks, a fight everyone can get into.Comment by Check_hooks on 02-03-2011
Bradley has never sold a single PPV in his entire life. 50/50 is bullsh*t. But I dont care about that cuz this is the fight that should be made at this point in time. This will be a easier fight…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (31)