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Khan vs. Peterson

Hatton shocked at Peterson failing drug test for Khan rematch

By Sean McDaniel: Former two division world champion Ricky Hatton was shocked at the news of IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Lamont Peterson failing the drug test for performance enhancing drugs for his May 19th rematch with Amir Khan.  → read full story

Khan needs the Mayweather fight to take place soon

By William Mackay: If Amir Khan is still set on wanting to get a big payday fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr.  → read full story

Peterson may have to beat Khan badly to ensure he gets the win

By William Mackay: With Floyd Mayweather Jr. looming as the target for Amir Khan in a potential mega fight in 2013, IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Lamont Peterson may have to really punish Khan in a one-sided fight in order to ensure he gets the win on May 19th at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino […]

Khan’s promoter still sees him getting Mayweather fight next year

By William Mackay: It doesn’t matter that Amir Khan fouled and ran all night long against Lamont Peterson in an off-putting performance in losing his IBF and WBA light welterweight titles last December, Khan’s promoter Richard Schaefer still sees Khan getting a mega payday fight against unbeaten WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr.  → read full […]

Roach wants Khan to fight flat-footed against Peterson

By William Mackay: Amir Khan’s trainer Freddie Roach gave away part of the plan for Khan in his rematch against IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Lamont Peterson next month in Las Vegas, Nevada.  → read full story

Roach: Peterson fought the fight of his life against Khan last time

By Scott Gilfoid: Amir Khan’s trainer Freddie Roach still isn’t giving Lamont Peterson much credit for having superior talent in his win over the foul-prone and constantly running Amir Khan last December where Peterson exposed Khan for having HUGE gaps in his boxing game in beating him by a 12 round decision.  → read full story

Roach wants Khan to use his right uppercut against Peterson in rematch and stay off the ropes

By William Mackay: Amir Khan’s trainer Freddie Roach wants him not to spend as much time on the ropes in his rematch against IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Lamont Peterson (30-1-1, 15 KO’s) and use the right uppercut more often than in the first fight last December.  → read full story

Khan’s conditioning will be key for Peterson rematch

By William Mackay: For Amir Khan (26-2, 18 KO’s) to have any chance of beating IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Lamont Peterson (30-1-1, 15 KO’s) next month on May 19th, Khan will have to be in tip top shape to go full 12 rounds of running.  → read full story

Khan confident he will stop Peterson this time

By John F. McKenna (McJack): Former WBA/IBF light welterweight champion Amir Khan (26-2, 18 KO’s) is confident that when he enters the ring on May 19 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas to fight new WBA/IBF light welterweight champion Lamont Peterson (30-1-1, 15 KO’s) he will stop Lamont.  → read full story

Khan inspired by Pacquiao

By John F. McKenna (McJack): Amir Khan (26-2, 18 KO’s) freely acknowledges that one of the reasons he enjoys training in the Philippines is because of the close friendship he has built up with World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO’s).  → read full story

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