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Virgil Hunter wants Amir Khan to train in between camps

By Tim Royner: Trainer Virgil Hunter says he wants former light welterweight champion Amir Khan to train in between training camps so that he can work on his weaknesses to try and improve his game.  → read full story

Virgil Hunter reacts to Khan’s loss to Crawford

By Sean Jones: Amir Khan’s trainer Virgil Hunter says his decision to have his fight with WBO welterweight champion Terence Crawford (35-0, 26 KOs) stopped in the sixth round last Saturday night was a result of Amir having been “incapacitated” by a low blow from the Top Rank fighter.  → read full story

Vasquez reacts to Eubank Jr. training with Virgil Hunter

By Trevor McIntyre: Nate Vasquez, the recent trainer that worked Chris Eubank Jr’s corner for his victory over James DeGale last February, thinks it’s a bad idea for him to be switching trainers frequently, and he doesn’t know if it’s going to be a good fit for him to be training with Virgil Hunter in […]

Eubank Jr. to work with Virgil Hunter for 2 weeks on experimental basis

By Trevor McIntyre: Chris Eubank Jr. is in the United States working with trainer Virgil Hunter in the Bay Area in California for the next two weeks to see if he and the American trainer gel.  → read full story

Virgil Hunter: Errol Spence overpowers Manny Pacquiao

By Chris Williams: Trainer Virgil Hunter says he sees IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr.  → read full story

‘Spence will walk through Mikey Garcia’ says Lubin

By Jeff Aranow: Junior middleweight contender Erickson Lubin says that Errol Spence Jr.  → read full story

Hunter says Khan will need a lot of “luck” to beat Crawford

By Chris Williams: Amir Khan’s trainer Virgil Hunter fully understands what he’s up against in facing unbeaten #2 pound-for-pound fighter Terence Crawford (34-0, 25 KOs) for his WBO welterweight title on April 20 on ESPN PPV at Madison Square Garden in New York.  → read full story

Amir Khan now trained by Joe Goosen for Lo Greco fight

By Tim Royner: Amir Khan has a new trainer in Joe Goosen to help him prepare him for his April 21st comeback fight against journeyman Phil Lo Greco (28-3, 15 KOs) after the recent health problems of his trainer Virgil Hunter.  → read full story

Parker sparring Tony Yoka; Joshua using Marlo Moore

By Tim Royner: WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (24-0, 18 KOs) seems to have won the battle in getting the best sparring partner in 2016 super heavyweight Olympic gold medalist Tony Yoka, whereas Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) is using American Marlo Moore as his sparring partner.  → read full story

Hunter says Khan should make no weight concessions for Brook fight

By Tim Royner: Trainer Virgil Hunter thinks Amir Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) should not give Kell Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) any kind of weight concessions if the two of them face each other later this year in a Matchroom Sport promoted mega-fight in the UK.  → read full story


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