Amir Khan

Born: December 8, 1986 (age 29)

Height: 5'10" (178cm)

Hometown: Bolton, England
Nationality: England flag English

Amir Khan
Sports Mole has 431 articles about Amir Khan. Articles 1 to 40:
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Amir Khan: 'I will stand and fight Saul Alvarez'
Amir Khan suggests that he will not be fearful of going toe to toe with WBC middleweight champion Saul Alvarez despite the Mexican's size advantage.
Apr 14, 11:01
Kell Brook celebrates after beating Jo Jo Dan during their IBF World Welterweight Title Fight at the Motorpoint Arena on March 28, 2015
Kell Brook expects Amir Khan to lose to Saul Alvarez
Kell Brook predicts that rival Amir Khan will lose to Saul Alvarez when he steps up in weight to face the WBC middleweight champion.
Feb 3, 17:32
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Amir Khan: 'I will have to be smart against Saul Alvarez'
Amir Khan admits that he will have to execute a smart gameplan in order to nullify Saul Alvarez's size advantage when he faces the WBC middleweight champion in Las Vegas.
Feb 3, 17:16
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Amir Khan to fight Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez in Las Vegas on May 7
Amir Khan reveals that he will fight WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez in Las Vegas on May 7.
Feb 2, 17:13
Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates after defeating Marcos Maidana by majority decision in their WBC/WBA welterweight unification fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 3, 2014
Floyd Mayweather Jr: 'Amir Khan should fight Kell Brook'
Floyd Mayweather Jr says that an all-British welterweight showdown between Kell Brook and Amir Khan would be a "good fight" for fans in the United Kingdom.
Jan 30, 00:25
Danny Garcia from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, takes a right from Amir Khan, R,from Bolton, England on July 14, 2012
Mauricio Sulaiman: 'Danny Garcia must fight Amir Khan by June'
WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman says that welterweight champion Danny Garcia must face mandatory challenger Amir Khan no later than June.
Jan 27, 15:23
Promoter Eddie Hearn (l) and James DeGale (r) speak at a press conference to announce that Matchroom Boxing has signed James DeGale at Trinity House on April 10, 2014
Eddie Hearn reveals Amir Khan demands for Kell Brook fight
Promoter Eddie Hearn reveals that Amir Khan asked for a 80/20 split of the purse for a potential Wembley showdown with IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook.
Jan 22, 16:02
Kell Brook celebrates after beating Jo Jo Dan during their IBF World Welterweight Title Fight at the Motorpoint Arena on March 28, 2015
Kell Brook return confirmed for March
British welterweight Kell Brook will defend his IBF title against Kevin Bizier on March 26 in Sheffield.
Jan 20, 14:12
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Amir Khan named mandatory challenger for WBC welterweight title
British welterweight Amir Khan is named as the mandatory challenger for the WBC title, which will be contested by Danny Garcia and Robert Guerrero later this month.
Jan 13, 15:36
Kell Brook celebrates after beating Jo Jo Dan during their IBF World Welterweight Title Fight at the Motorpoint Arena on March 28, 2015
Kell Brook, Kevin Bizier clash to take place in England
British welterweight Kell Brook will defend his IBF welterweight title against Kevin Bizier in England after a deal was agreed between the two camps.
Jan 12, 10:14
Kell Brook celebrates after beating Jo Jo Dan during their IBF World Welterweight Title Fight at the Motorpoint Arena on March 28, 2015
Eddie Hearn expects Kell Brook, Amir Khan showdown in 2016
Promoter Eddie Hearn says that he expects a welterweight showdown between Kell Brook and Amir Khan to take place next summer.
Dec 5, 10:37
WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao smiles during a fan rally at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on April 28, 2015
Manny Pacquiao: 'Four possible opponents for last fight'
Eight-weight world champion Manny Pacquiao reveals that a shortlist of four possible opponents has been drawn up ahead of his final professional bout.
Nov 7, 14:30
WBA super lightweight champion Amir Khan of England celebrates after defeating his challenger Marcos Maidana of Argentina on December 11, 2010
Amir Khan showdown with Manny Pacquiao yet to be finalised
A representative for Amir Khan says that his proposed fight with Manny Pacquiao is yet to be finalised.
Nov 4, 00:33
WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao smiles during a fan rally at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on April 28, 2015
Manny Pacquiao promoter denies Amir Khan fight is confirmed?
Manny Pacquiao's promoter Bob Arum is quoted as saying that his client has not agreed to a fight with Amir Khan.
Nov 4, 00:18
WBA super lightweight champion Amir Khan of England celebrates after defeating his challenger Marcos Maidana of Argentina on December 11, 2010
Amir Khan 'books blockbuster showdown with Manny Pacquiao'
Amir Khan will allegedly face Manny Pacquiao in a lucrative fight next April.
Nov 3, 23:56
Amir Khan connects with a right at Luis Collazo during their welterweight bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 3, 2014
Amir Khan confident of meeting Manny Pacquiao
Amir Khan is confident that he is the "frontrunner" to take on Manny Pacquiao next year.
Oct 27, 18:40
WBA super lightweight champion Amir Khan of England celebrates after defeating his challenger Marcos Maidana of Argentina on December 11, 2010
Amir Khan names three potential Manny Pacquiao alternatives
British welterweight Amir Khan names Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson and Kell Brook as potential candidates for his next opponent.
Oct 14, 00:55
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Bob Arum: 'Amir Khan not frontrunner to face Manny Pacquiao'
Promoter Bob Arum indicates that Amir Khan is no longer favourite to secure a fight with Manny Pacquiao early in 2016.
Oct 2, 12:02
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Amir Khan aims to do full-time charity work when he retires from boxing
British boxer Amir Khan reveals that he intends to do full-time charity work when he retires from the sport.
Oct 2, 10:57
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United takes on Oscar Duarte of Club Brugge during the UEFA Champions League qualifying round play off 2nd leg match between Club Brugge and Manchester United held at Jan Breydel Stadium on August 26, 2015 in Brugge, Belgium.
Wayne Rooney visits Smith brothers in training at Amir Khan's gym
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney visits boxing brothers Stephen, Liam and Callum Smith at Amir Khan's gym in Bolton.
Sep 16, 12:48
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
British boxer Amir Khan 'planning second aid mission to help refugees'
British boxer Amir Khan is reportedly planning a second aid mission after leading a convoy of goods to refugees in Greece.
Sep 15, 11:36
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Amir Khan, Ruslan Provodnikov in talks over November fight
Ruslan Provodnikov says that a showdown with Amir Khan in November could be on the cards, with his team currently "taking care of the negotiations".
Sep 14, 18:52
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
British boxer Amir Khan to lead his own aid convoy to help refugees in Greece
British boxer Amir Khan aims to help the refugee crisis by leading his own aid convoy to Greece on Tuesday.
Sep 14, 16:44
Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates after defeating Marcos Maidana by majority decision in their WBC/WBA welterweight unification fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 3, 2014
Floyd Mayweather Jr defends decision to fight Andre Berto
Floyd Mayweather Jr defends the decision to take on Andre Berto in his final professional bout.
Sep 10, 04:19
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Amir Khan: 'Facing Manny Pacquiao would make sense'
British welterweight Amir Khan believes that a fight between himself and Manny Pacquiao would make sense for both fighters.
Aug 15, 15:28
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Bob Arum open to making Manny Pacquiao, Amir Khan fight
Top Rank chief Bob Arum insists that an encounter between Manny Pacquiao and Amir Khan will be easy to make, providing that Khan wants the fight.
Aug 11, 20:16
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Mauricio Sulaiman: 'Pacquiao, Khan winner could face Floyd Mayweather Jr'
Mauricio Sulaiman, the president of the WBC, hints that Floyd Mayweather Jr could be mandated to face the winner of a potential bout between Manny Pacquiao and Amir Khan.
Aug 8, 16:29
Amir Khan hits Paul McCloskey during the WBA Light-Welterweight Championship fight between Amir Khan and Paul McCloskey at MEN Arena on April 16, 2011
Floyd Mayweather's 'farewell' fight with Andre Berto disappoints Amir Khan
Amir Khan voices his frustration at missing out on a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr after the unbeaten American chose to fight Andre Berto in what could be his final bout.
Aug 5, 18:54
US boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., celebrates after defeating Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines in their welterweight unification boxing bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 2, 2015
Floyd Mayweather Jr confirms fight against Andre Berto
Floyd Mayweather Jr confirms that he will fight Andre Berto in his 49th match in September.
Aug 4, 22:33
Kell Brook lands a punch on Shawn Porter in their IBF Welterweight World Championship fight at StubHub Center on August 16, 2014
Shawn Porter: 'Amir Khan would beat Kell Brook'
Shawn Porter believes that Amir Khan will come out on top if he meets IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook next year.
Aug 3, 17:07
Kell Brook celebrates after beating Jo Jo Dan during their IBF World Welterweight Title Fight at the Motorpoint Arena on March 28, 2015
Five potential opponents for Kell Brook
Sports Mole takes a look at five fighters who Kell Brook could potentially face when he defends his IBF welterweight title in Sheffield on October 24.
Jul 31, 11:37
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Amir Khan: 'I've held talks regarding Kell Brook fight'
British welterweight Amir Khan reveals that he has spoken to Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn about a potential clash with IBF champion Kell Brook.
Jul 28, 19:43
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
British boxer Amir Khan receives honorary degree from University of Bolton
British boxer Amir Khan receives an honorary degree from the University of Bolton for his contribution to sport and charity.
Jul 15, 15:47
Kell Brook celebrates after beating Jo Jo Dan during their IBF World Welterweight Title Fight at the Motorpoint Arena on March 28, 2015
Eddie Hearn: 'Kell Brook is eager to fight Keith Thurman'
IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook is keen to meet WBA titleholder Keith Thurman, according to promoter Eddie Hearn.
Jul 14, 22:29
James DeGale knocks down Andre Dirrell during their super middleweight fight at Agganis Arena at Boston University on May 23, 2015
James DeGale links up with Al Haymon
IBF super-middleweight champion James DeGale announces that he has linked up with American advisor Al Haymon.
Jul 11, 10:48
US boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., celebrates after defeating Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines in their welterweight unification boxing bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 2, 2015
Floyd Mayweather Jr confirms September return
Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr confirms that he will return to the ring in Las Vegas on September 12.
Jul 11, 09:35
WBA super lightweight champion Amir Khan of England celebrates after defeating his challenger Marcos Maidana of Argentina on December 11, 2010
Amir Khan 'open to Manny Pacquiao showdown'
Amir Khan refuses to rule out the possibility of facing Manny Pacquiao in the future.
Jun 24, 15:38
Amir Khan during a Press Conference at Mercure Sheffield St. Paul's Hotel & Spa on April 25, 2013
Amir Khan: 'Floyd Mayweather Jr is avoiding me'
British welterweight Amir Khan believes that pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr is avoiding a clash between the two later this year.
Jun 24, 12:59
Amir Khan connects with a right at Luis Collazo during their welterweight bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 3, 2014
Ricky Hatton would like to see Amir Khan face Floyd Mayweather Jr
Ricky Hatton believes that Kell Brook can wait as Amir Khan looks to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Jun 21, 10:42
US boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., celebrates after defeating Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines in their welterweight unification boxing bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 2, 2015
Floyd Mayweather Jr yet to decide on September opponent
Floyd Mayweather Jr reveals that no decision has been made regarding his opponent for his next outing in Las Vegas on September 12.
Jun 20, 11:56