Looks like the camp of WBA super lightweight champion Amir Khan is reopening talks with handlers of Euro champ Paul McCloskey.
Although the clock is running on the free negotiation period for the WBC-mandated rematch between light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal and Bernard Hopkins, Pascal’s promoter Yvon Michel told the Montreal Gazette that he still believes Pascal’s next opponent will be Chad Dawson, provided that a network is willing to cough up a $2 million offer.
Former world title challenger and U.S. Olympian boxer Zahir Raheem will be on hand to meet and greet fans at the Scores Sports Bar and Restaurant Atlanta in the Kelly’s Alley of the Underground of Atlanta on January 28th from 6PM-8PM. There will be free admission.
English light heavyweight titleholder Danny McIntosh will be challenging French champion Thierry Karl for the vacant European belt on Saturday night at the Palais des sports Marcel Cerdan, Levallois-Perret, Hauts-de-Seine in France.