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Khan Plans To Spend More Time With Hunter, Fix Mistakes

Amir Khan admits he will have to spend more time with his trainer Virgil Hunter in San Francisco after being floored on his way to a 12-round points win over Julio Diaz. The Briton quickly bounced up ...Read More

Julio Diaz: Amir Khan Was Making The Same Mistakes

Welterweight contender Julio Diaz says Amir Khan is still making the same mistakes that caused him to lose recent fights to Lamont Peterson and Danny Garcia. Khan admits that he will have to spend mor...Read More

CompuBox Stats: Amir Khan's Jab Was The Difference

Amir Khan controlled most of the fight with his jab (5 of 28 per round), but Julio Diaz made it real interesting down the stretch, outlanding Khan 48-23 in power shots over the last three rounds. Dia...Read More

Photo: Amir Khan and Julio Diaz Embrace Backstage

Former champion Amir Khan and Julio Diaz embraced backstage at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, England. They fought a twelve round war that saw Khan get knocked down and shaken up several times, bu...Read More

B-Scene Staff Predictions: Amir Khan v. Julio Diaz

By Jake Donovan - Former 140 lb titlist Amir Khan fights in the United Kingdom for the first time in two years as he faces Julio Diaz in a modified welterweight bout. The two clash at the Motorpoi...Read More

Disaster Averted As Amir Khan Edges Julio Diaz

By Jake Donovan Not even a new trainer can shake loose old habits for Amir Khan. Luckily for the supremely talented Brit, his skill set combined with fresh eyes and words in his corner was enough t...Read More

Amir Khan: One More Loss and I Can Forget Mayweather

AMIR KHAN is hoping to complete his return to the big-time by setting up a megabucks clash with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Khan tackles Julio Diaz at Sheffield's Motorpoint Arena tonight in the latest st...Read More

CompuBox Historical Review: Amir Khan-Julio Diaz

Former champion Amir Khan landed nearly double (10 per round) the weight class average for jabs. In his last 4 fights (vs. Carlos Molina, Lamont Peterson, Danny Garcia & Zab Judah), Khan also landed 4...Read More

Virgil Hunter: No Doubt Amir Khan Can Be Champion Again

Amir Khan's trainer Virgil Hunter believes his fighter is now back on the path to world title glory. Khan split from previous coach Freddie Roach and turned to Hunter last year after his career sta...Read More

Photos/Weights: Khan-Diaz, Wilder-Harrison in Top Form

Amir Khan and Julio Diaz both made weight for Saturday night's welterweight main event at Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, England. Both fighters weighed just over 142 lb. Khan tipped the scales at 1...Read More

Khan Defends Addition of Conte To His Training Team

Former two division world champion Amir Khan has defended his hire of controversial fitness coach Victor Conte. Conte was jailed in 2005 after pleading guilty to conspiracy to distribute banned steroi...Read More

Amir Khan To Diaz: I'm a New Man, You Will Be Shocked!

Amir Khan has told fans he is a new man and a different fighter ahead of his first bout in the UK for two years. Khan is bidding to re-establish himself after damaging back-to-back world title defe...Read More

Khan Praises Diaz For Showing "Bottle" in UK Clash

Amir Khan has thanked Julio Diaz for showing the "bottle" to fight him in the UK this weekend. The two former world champions will meet in a 143lbs 'catch-weight' bout - a mark set between super li...Read More

Amir Khan on Working With Conte, WBC Ranking, More

AMIR KHAN is working with supplement provider Victor Conte ahead of next Saturday’s clash with Juan Diaz in Sheffield. Conte, who pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute steroids in 2005, was at...Read More

Khan Says Diaz Bout Could Be One of Last in The UK

AMIR KHAN and boxing brother Harry have ­landed knockout blows on ­internet hate mobs. The Khans will be in action at Sheffield’s Motorpoint Arena on April 27, with Amir facing Julio Diaz in a 12-r...Read More

Amir Khan: If I Lose To Julio Diaz, I'd Be Destroyed!

In a recent interview with Daily Mail Online, former junior welterweight Amir Khan discussed his April 27th clash with Julio Diaz. The match takes place in Sheffield with a catch-weight of 143-pounds ...Read More

Julio Diaz: I'm Not Molina, Amir Khan Made a Big Mistake

Julio Diaz says he is coming to knock out Amir Khan when he takes on the Briton in Sheffield on April 27. The California-based Mexican is on an unbeaten run of three fights but it is seven years si...Read More

Kays Ready For Rashid, Eyes Sykes For Khan-Diaz Bill

Jon Kays isn’t fazed knowing his attributes will be assessed and his flaws focused on when he boxes Abdul Rashid at the Leeds Town Hall on March 22. Appearing on the undercard of Josh Warrington’s...Read More

Danny Garcia: Khan Beats Diaz, But It Won't Help Him

Danny Garcia insists Amir Khan must face one of the top light-welterweights if he wants to prove he has learned from defeat. Garcia's shock knockout win over Khan last summer prompted the Bolton ma...Read More

Amir Khan Talks Diaz, Showtime Deal, Jabs Kell Brook

Amir “King” Khan returns to a U.K. ring for the first time in two-years on April 27th when he takes on Mexico’s Julio “The Kidd” Diaz at Sheffield’s Motorpoint Arena. The fight takes place at a catch...Read More