4th March 2012
|‘And the NEW’ WBA light-welterweight Champion Amir Khan|
Khan, 25, from Bolton, lost his WBA and IBF belts on a highly disputed split decision in Peterson’s hometown of Washington DC in December last year.
Britain’s former Olympic silver-medallist has been disputing the verdict ever since, after the controversial events surrounding the fight.
I’m delighted. This is great news and a real boost for me coming into the return.” – Amir Khan.