Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Team Alexander: Khan, Want Your Ass Whooped or Not?

By Ryan Burton

"Hey Amir make up your mind. You either want this ass whooping or you don't!" a livid Kevin Cunningham told BoxingScene.com shortly after Amir Khan's team sent out a press release shooting down rumors that they plan on sitting out till next May to secure a lucrative showdown against Floyd Mayweather Jr.  

Talks between Khan and Alexander have been ongoing for months and Alexander's trainer and manager Kevin Cunningham wants Khan to make up his mind quickly so they can go in a different direction if needed.

The plan all along was for Khan to face Alexander on December 7th with the winner having a good chance of facing Mayweather on May 3rd. Recent rumors suggest that the risk may be too high for Team Khan and that they are exploring avenues where they can sit out till May and lock in a fight versus the pound for pound king.

"Team Khan is full of sh*t!  One minute Khan's calling Devon out, the next minute he's trying to get a Mayweather fight. Devon's career doesn't revolve around Khan, so if they want a shot at Devon's title they better get a deal done soon. We are almost 8 weeks out. They have been screwing around for five months," Cunningham told BoxingScene.com. 

Send questions or comments to [email protected] .  Follow Ryan on Twitter
@ringsidewriter

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Mr. Philadel on 10-04-2013

[QUOTE=micky1971;13807285]if i were devon alexander, i would not give this sphincter a crack at all. one, he dont deserve it....ya gotta earn it. two, the khunt still has unfinished business even with prescott and mcloskey. three, who would really want…

Comment by micky1971 on 10-04-2013

if i were devon alexander, i would not give this sphincter a crack at all. one, he dont deserve it....ya gotta earn it. two, the khunt still has unfinished business even with prescott and mcloskey. three, who would really want…

Comment by Bushbaby on 10-03-2013

[QUOTE=Black Barty;13805023]What makes you so sure? The only reason Devon has ANY chance is because Khan has a notoriously weak chin. Other than punch resistance, what does Devon have on Khan?[/QUOTE] Stamina, skill and just about everything else boxing related…

Comment by soul_survivor on 10-03-2013

Khan v Alexander is a must because we know Floyd isn't fighting Manny or Bradley any time soon. the only other legit welter out there, would be the winner of this fight. It needs to happen. I won't have a…

Comment by Shogun99 on 10-03-2013

Yeah I distinctly remember Khan being knocked down vs Molina, Peterson, Judah, McCloskey, Maidana, Paulie, Salita, Kotelnik, Barrerra, and all his previous fights #fact. Khan's defense is leaky as hell but if you don't have power your no threat to…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (50)
Top Headlines Video: Demetrius Andrade Erupts, Sounds Off on Charlo Brothers Klitschko on Joshua: I'll Be The Challenger, I'll Be Ready For This Chavez Jr. Says He's Back: Now I'm Ready For Golovkin and Canelo! Jermall Charlo: I'm The Best at 154 - None of Them Are on My Level! Mares: I Want Frampton, Santa Cruz - I'm Not Afraid of Anyone Lenny Zappavigna Mulls Possible Retirement After Knockout Loss Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. With Solid Decision Over Dominik Britsch Abner Mares Drops, Dominates Jesus Cuellar To Win WBA Belt Terence Crawford Dominates John Molina; Stops Him in 8th Round Jesus Cuellar vs. Abner Mares - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Jermall Charlo Drops Julian Williams Three Times For TKO Win Jermall Charlo vs. Julian Williams - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Jesus Cuellar vs. Abner Mares - CompuBox Historical Review Jermall Charlo vs. Julian Williams - CompuBox Historical Review Sergey Lipinets Stops Lenny Z in Grueling IBF Eliminator Mason Menard Expects Best Beltran, Ready For His Big Moment Photos: Anthony Joshua, Wladimir Klitschko - Go Face To Face! Anthony Joshua Demolishes Molina in Three, Klitschko Next Jesus Cuellar vs. Abner Mares - LIVE Results From LA Anthony Joshua vs. Eric Molina - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Dillian Whyte Gets Bruising Split Nod Over Dereck Chisora Ivan Baranchyk Will Look To Close Out The Year in Style Dereck Chisora vs. Dillian Whyte - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Katie Taylor Dominates Viviane Obenauf Over Six Rounds Scott Quigg Drills Jose Cayatano in Featherweight Debut Lipinets' Manager Moving Him Fast: "This is a Special Guy" Kal Yafai Drops, Dominates Luis Concepcion To Win WBA Title Jeff Horn's Coach Confident: We Can Beat Pacquiao, I Know How! Callum Smith With Brutal Knockout of Luke Blackledge Anthony Joshua vs. Eric Molina - CompuBox Historical Review Photo: Shannon Briggs, Tyson Fury - Face To Face in Manchester Joseph Parker Eyes Wilder, Joshua - Wants Unifications Luis Ortiz Stops David Allen: Benn, Morrison Win Jose Cayetano Plans To Target Quigg's Repaired Jaw For KO Win Charlo: I’m A Bigger, Better, Faster Fighter Than Julian Williams Tureano Johnson To Return on Vargas-Berchelt Card, Jan. 28 Williams Criticizes Charlo's Biggest Wins Versus Bundrage, Trout John Molina's Trainer Predicts 'A War' With Terence Crawford Jesus Cuellar vs. Abner Mares: Pre-Fight Report Card Artur Akavov May Move Down to 154 After Saunders Loss
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement