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McCloskey could still land Khan fight next year, says Shah

By William Mackay: Light welterweight Paul McCloskey (24-2, 12 KO’s) didn’t luck out in getting a rematch against Amir Khan in December like he was hoping to get, but he still has a chance of getting a fight with him in 2013, says Khan’s father Shah Khan.  → read full story

If Prescott destroys McCloskey will Khan fight him?

By William Mackay: Breidis Prescott (24-2, 19 KO’s), ranked No.2  → read full story

McCloskey’s promoter doesn’t see a Khan rematch happening

By Sean McDaniel: Eddie Hearn, the promoter for failed title challenger Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s), is upset with the decision that was made to have the Khan-McCloskey fight halted in the 6th round after the 31-year-old McCloskey suffered a minor cut over his left eye.  → read full story

Kell Brook: Khan’s performance was amateurish against McCloskey

By Sean McDaniel: Unbeaten welterweight contender Kell Brook (23-0, 16 KO’s) wasn’t impressed with the performance from WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (25-1, 17 KO’s) in his recent 6th round technical decision victory over Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) on April 16th.  → read full story

Khan says he’ll give McCloskey a rematch if he beats all the fighters on his resume

By Sean McDaniel: WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (25-1, 17 KO’s) used a different way of telling Ireland’s Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) that he wasn’t going to ever give him a rematch by saying in their post-fight press conference that if the 31-year-old McCloskey can beat all the guys that Khan has beaten […]

Khan beat McCloskey, its time people get over it

By Richard Doyle: Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) is a great fighter one in which I do admire with a fighting style much like that of the once great Prince Naseem and over the last few years I’ve been able to watch most of his big fights on sky sports and although I have much […]

McCloskey has a lot to be proud of

By Scott Gilfoid: Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 Ko’s) gave it his best shot in his fight with WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (25-1, 17 KO’s) last Saturday night, making Khan hit air for most of the fight and tiring him out by the 6th.  → read full story

De La Hoya says McCloskey deserves a rematch with Khan, but he’s not getting one

By Eric Thomas: Oscar De La Hoya of Golden Boy Promotions acknowledges that Ireland’s Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) deserves to get a rematch with WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (25-1, 17 KO’s) after their fight last weekend was stopped prematurely in the 6th round after McCloskey, 31, was cut from a head clash […]

Khan: Bradley and I are on the same level

By Eric Thomas: WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (25-1, 17 KO’s) is looking to take on WBC/WBO Timothy Bradley (27-0, 11 KO’s) next on July 23 after beating Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) by a 6th round technical decision last Saturday night at the M.E.N.  → read full story

Khan says that McCloskey told the doctor he didn’t want to continue fighting

By Sean McDaniel: Previously unbeaten Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) wasn’t happy with his 6th round technical decision loss to WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (25-1, 17 KO’s) on Saturday night saying that he felt that the referee and ringside doctor were too quick to stop the fight due to a small cut that […]

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