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McCloskey Joins Witter, Believes Judah Can Beat Khan

Amir Khan's most recent opponent, Paul McCloskey, is giving veteran Zab Judah a good shot to upset the British star on July 23 in Las Vegas. Khan and Judah will put up their junior welterweight titles...Read More

Maidana, McCloskey Express Interest in Possible Fight

Amir Khan’s last two opponents have been in contact via Twitter and may be in the early stages of a deal to fight each other in the near future. Interim WBA light-welterweight champion Marcos Maidana,...Read More

Paul McCloskey Targets Judah, Alexander and Maidana

Irishman Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) is hoping to entice a top light-welterweight to Ireland this autumn(fall), as the Dungiven fighter looks to get back to winning ways following his controversial...Read More

Paul McCloskey is Eager, Hopes To Return in August

Former European light-welterweight champion Paul McCloskey is set to make his return some time in the autumn (fall) after his six-round stoppage defeat to WBA champion Amir Khan. The 31 year-old was h...Read More

Hearn Admits Khan vs McCloskey Rematch is Unlikely

Former European light-welterweight champion Paul “Dudey” McCloskey is destined for another world title shot in the future, but Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport admits it will not be against pre...Read More

Frank Warren on Khan-McCloskey, Hatton, Maynard, More

AMIR KHAN'S WBA title defense against Paul McCloskey ended in farce last weekend - inside the ring at least. ...Read More

McCloskey Will Have To Wait in Line To Regain EBU Belt

Paul McCloskey’s team may have to find another route back to contention for their man following his six round TD defeat to WBA light-welterweight title holder Amir Khan. McCloskey was pulled from the...Read More

Insiders Believe De La Hoya's Attack on Sky Hurt Khan

Oscar De La Hoya has burned Amir Khan's bridges with Sky by launching an ill-advised attack on Britain's leading boxing broadcaster. ...Read More

De La Hoya: McCloskey Deserves Rematch, But Not Now

Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya admitted that Paul McCloskey deserves another shot at WBA 140-pound champion Amir Khan. Last Saturday at the MEN Arena in Manchester, the fight was sto...Read More

Khan's McCloskey Win is Marred By Phoney Controversy

In boxing, sometimes you are adjudged to have lost even when you win, and Amir Khan (139lb) had one of those nights at the MEN Arena in Manchester on Saturday night when stopping Ireland's Paul McClos...Read More

David Haye Talks Boxing Upsets, Khan-McCloskey, More

Look out for the banana skin! It wasn't a good weekend for unbeaten records last weekend, as two future stars of the boxing world had zeros removed by unheralded opponents. ...Read More

Amir Khan: I'll Be Better, More Motivated For Tim Bradley

Amir Khan was keen to move on to bigger and better things after an unsavoury week ended with an unsatisfactory win over furious WBA light-welterweight title challenger Paul McCloskey. ...Read More

Alex Ariza Talks: Amir Khan Had a 'C' Class Performance

Saturday night's HBO televised sixth-round, technical unanimous decision defense by WBA junior welterweight king Amir Khan of England over his previously unbeaten, southpaw, Northern Ireland challenge...Read More

Paul McCloskey Knows It's Now or Never For His Career

World title challenger Paul McCloskey has vowed to keep his day job managing a local shop even if he dethrones superstar Amir Khan tonight. ...Read More

CompuBox Comparison: Amir Khan vs Paul McCloskey

CompuBox reviews the past fights of junior welterweights Amir Khan and Paul McCloskey and compares the numbers. They match the last four fights for Khan vs. the last four fights of McCloskey. They wor...Read More

Khan-McCloskey: Harsh Words Exchanged at Post Presser

Amir Khan rejected Barry Hearn's angry calls for a rematch against Paul McCloskey after the world title challenger complained bitterly about tonight's controversial cuts stoppage. ...Read More

Photos: Amir Khan Beats Paul McCloskey in Manchester

At the M.E.N. Arena in Manchester, England, WBA junior welterweight champion Amir Khan (25-1, 17KOs) won a six round technical decision over previously undefeated Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12KOs). The fig...Read More

Roach: Mayweather, Bradley, Berto-Ortiz Next For Khan

Trainer Freddie Roach is outlining some every big opponents for Amir Khan. He wants the British star to face a major opponent in the next couple of months. On Saturday night at the MEN Arena in Manche...Read More

Amir Khan: No Rematch, I Would Have Hurt Paul Bad!

WBA junior welterweight champion Amir Khan (25-1, 17KOs) sees no reason to grant Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12KOs) a rematch. Their bout at the MEN Arena in Manchester was stopped early in the sixth round ...Read More

Amir Khan Gets Technical Nod Over Paul McCloskey in Six

At M.E.N. Arena in Machester, England, welterweight Lee Purdy (15-2-1, 8 KOs) opened a PPV card with a chilling knockout of domestic champion Craig Watson (20-4, 8 KOs) in the fifth round with a power...Read More