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Mayweather: Khan Don't Want Me, He's Ducking Vargas

By Edward Chaykovsky

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has questioned the actual fighting desire of Amir Khan, the WBA/IBF junior welterweight champion. And Mayweather questioned Khan's ability to sell tickets in the United States. During the last few weeks, Khan and Golden Boy Promotions have been talking up a 2012 mega-bout with Mayweather, who challenges Victor Ortiz for the WBC welterweight title on September 17 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. 

“[Khan] don’t really want that; not selling 2,500 tickets and having a bunch of giveaways. No, he don't want that," said Mayweather during an interview with Fighthype.com.

Mayweather went a bit further, and claimed Khan was ducking junior welterweight contender Jessie Vargas (16-0, 9KOs), who happens to be promoted under the Mayweather Promotions banner and fights on the Mayweather-Ortiz undercard against Josesito Lopez.

"Jessie Vargas wants to know why Amir Khan is ducking and dodging. He's asking for him. Everybody is ducking and dodging him. He's my fighter and he wants [Khan]," Mayweather said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BoZz on 08-10-2011

mmmmmm me congressman me no fight good fight mmmmmm aaaa me need leftover and I fight then me go talk show and sing song mmmmmmmm aaaaa arum make good plan aaammmmmm he teach me how to refuse test and file…

Comment by BoZz on 08-10-2011

[QUOTE=GRUSTLER;10969504]Floyd ducking Amir Khan? Didn't Khan say that he needed a couple of more fights before fighting Floyd because he wanted to be completely ready for the challenge? How can Floyd be ducking a guy (Khan) that is not ready…

Comment by GRUSTLER on 08-10-2011

[QUOTE=kfcfloydiots;10968523]Oh S#!T. Here we go again. Floyd is doing the chicken song and dance all over again to avoid Amir. When are you dumb ass Flomos gonna stop supporting this Coward?[/QUOTE] Floyd ducking Amir Khan? Didn't Khan say that he…

Comment by kfcfloydiots on 08-10-2011

Oh S#!T. Here we go again. Floyd is doing the chicken song and dance all over again to avoid Amir. When are you dumb ass Flomos gonna stop supporting this Coward?

Comment by GRUSTLER on 08-09-2011

[QUOTE=DominiBox;10963691]Gruss....plz.!! Do you really think Floyd will sacrifice millionssss and i say MILLIONS of dollars to hype Jesse's career? Ask yourself that question![/QUOTE] Risk? Just by mentioning Jesse Vargas name with his and Khan's just up'd his stock. what can't…

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