17.12.07 Khan named mandatory for Thaxton
The British Boxing Board have named Amir Khan, undefeated in 15 fights, as the mandatory challenger to British lightweight champion Jon Thaxton. Purse bids for Thaxton-Khan have to be submitted by Jan 9, with the fight taking place no later than the end of April.
Also on the horizon is hot lightweight John Murray, whom recently flew out to Vegas win a bout at the MGM grand, the night before 'Undefeated' between Ricky Hatton & Floyd Mayweather.
Khan will return to the ring on Feb 2, with his opponent due to be announced today.
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