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Photos: Khan, Alexander Massive Workout Gallery

LAS VEGAS – British superstar and former unified super lightweight world champion Amir “King” Khan and former two-division world champion Devon Alexander “The Great” made their ‘Grand Arrivals’ and performed a light workout on Wednesday at MGM Grand, just three days before their welterweight showdown this Saturday, Dec. 13, live on SHOWTIME. Photos by Tom Hogan/Hogan Photos and Esther Lin/SHOWTIME.

Khan (29-3, 19 KOs), of Bolton, England, and Alexander (26-2, 14 KOs), of St. Louis, will square off in the 12-round main event of a SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® quadrupleheader from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

In the co-feature, power-punching interim WBA Welterweight World Champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (23-0, 21 KOs), of Clearwater, Fla., will defend against consensus top-five ranked contender and fellow unbeaten Leonard Bundu (31-0-2, 11 KOs), of Lazio, Italy, in a 12-round bout.

Former three-division world champion Abner Mares (27-1-1, 14 KOs), of Downey, Calif., will return to the ring against Mexico’s Jose Ramirez (25-4, 15 KOs) in a 10-round featherweight battle and Jermall Charlo (19-0, 15 KOs), of Houston, will take on Lenny Bottai (22-2, 9 KOs), of Livorno, Italy, in a 12-round IBF junior middleweight title eliminator fight.

In matchups on SHOWTIME EXTREME (7 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast), undefeated up-and-coming Jermell Charlo (24-0, 11 KOs), of Houston, will meet Mario Lozano (27-5, 20 KOs), of Chihuahua, Mexico in a 10-round junior middleweight scrap and unbeaten welterweight Errol Spence Jr. (14-0, 11 KOs), of Desoto, Texas, will take on Javier Castro (27-7, 22 KOs), of Chihuahua, Mexico, in an 8-round fight.  Also, former world champion “Vicious” Victor Ortiz (29-5, 22 KOs), of Ventura, Calif. will battle Denver’s Manuel Perez (21-10-1, 4 KOs) in a scheduled 8-round match that will be featured on the SHOWTIME BOXING on SHO EXTREME telecast.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Uklad on 12-11-2014

[QUOTE=Dean_Razorback;15178082][IMG]http://www.boxingscene.com/uploads/85167/008_Abner_Mares%20(720x480).jpg[/IMG] am i the only one who thinks abner's logo looks like 2 women shoe? [IMG]http://images.clipartlogo.com/files/ss/original/684/68474938/woman-s-shoe-vector-sketch.jpg[/IMG][/QUOTE] :lol1::lol1: yep.

Comment by Dean_Razorback on 12-11-2014

[IMG]http://www.boxingscene.com/uploads/85167/008_Abner_Mares%20(720x480).jpg[/IMG] am i the only one who thinks abner's logo looks like 2 women shoe? [IMG]http://images.clipartlogo.com/files/ss/original/684/68474938/woman-s-shoe-vector-sketch.jpg[/IMG]

Comment by VatoMulatto on 12-11-2014

[QUOTE=B0XEO;15177708]He looks ripped in those photos. Hopefully he takes Thurman into the later rounds. Just found out he's 40 years old doe :sad:[/QUOTE] He's 40 but doesn't look old in the ring. I'm sure he'll take Thurman into the later…

Comment by BOXEO _ on 12-11-2014

[QUOTE=VatoMulatto;15176848]Bundu is very awkward so don't sleep on him. Thurman could struggle because of Bundu's style. I think it's going to be an ugly fight where Thurman wins but won't look good.[/QUOTE] He looks ripped in those photos. Hopefully he…

Comment by BOXEO _ on 12-11-2014

[QUOTE=Scipio2009;15176904]Khan-Alexander and Thurman-Bundu are good fights ([B][SIZE="3"]Bundu is a top-15 welterweight, regardless of what you think[/SIZE][/B]). The third fight on the bill was supposed to be Andrade-Charlo, which would've been another good fight; when that fell through, Charlo was moved…

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