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Tim Dahlberg: Floyd Mayweather's fight with Maidana might have been mistake

...May. I may not fight until September."Mayweather's most probable opponent for a fight in May would be Britain's Amir Khan, who took himself out of contention for Saturday's fight because he wouldn't be able to train properly while observing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-14/tim-dahlberg-floyd-m
South Africa bets big on Floyd Mayweather tour to boost boxing in nation

...five-division world champion hasn't announced an opponent for his next fight, expected to be in May, although Britain's Amir Khan has said he has signed an initial contract that may give him a shot at the undefeated American.Galane dismissed suggestions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-01-14/south-africa-bets-bi
Floyd Mayweather escapes surprising test from Marcos Maidana

...the Showtime network and is supposed to fight again in September. The one possible opponent other than Maidana would be Amir Khan of England, who looked good in his welterweight debut on the same card when he won a decision over Luis Collazo. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-04/floyd-mayweather-esc
Khan facing career-defining fight

Amir Khan has reached the precipice of serious boxing stardom. Although he just turned 24 on Wednesday, Khan realizes his next few fights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-12-10/khan-facing-career-d
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Khan, Judah meet in crossroads bout

LAS VEGAS --- Amir Khan often spars in camp with Manny Pacquiao, so he's used to tough fights...with McCloskey cut after the sixth round."There are those who say Amir Khan can't take a punch," said Khan. "That I'm a bit chinny...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-07-22/khan-judah-meet-cros
Overtime

...1 victory over Dottie Ardina at Olympia Fields Country Club.BoxingKhan knocks out Judah in fifth roundIn Las Vegas, Amir Khan won another 140-pound title Saturday night by stopping Zab Judah in the fifth round of their scheduled 12-round fight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-07-24/overtime
Promoter: Hatton isn't up to fighting champ Khan

MANCHESTER, England - With Amir Khan now a world champion, many English boxing fans will be hoping to see him in the ring with Ricky Hatton. Though the 22-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/20/oth_541453.shtml
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Islamic clerics ask Osama bin Laden to leave Afghanistan

...find an appropriate place to go. This is a big task, and it needs time. It must happen slowly," Education Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi said. "The United States must not set itself and the Afghans on fire." The Taliban, a devoutly Muslim religious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/20/nat_321440.shtml
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Khan proves his worth with gritty performance

LAS VEGAS --- Before Amir Khan left for his precautionary brain scan, he posed in the ring with...140-pound world champion," Schaefer said. "I think it will be Amir Khan, but Bradley or Alexander could easily take it for themselves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-12-12/khan-proves-his-wort
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Boxing more popular on-screen than off

...fight was witnessed by 5,502 fans at Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall. In Las Vegas, junior welterweight champion Amir Khan and Marcos Maidana drew 4,632 people."If we were doing one fight a month and all the promoters were combined into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-12-24/boxing-more-popular-
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