Amir Khan v Manny Pacquiao Fight to Take place in Saudi Arabia
By Lamis Ismail
According to Arab News, the British Boxer Amir Khan announced that a fight against Manny Pacquiao will be held in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, on the 8th of November. The two boxers are known to be good friends as they spent years training with each other in the US.
Khan and Picquiao were about to fight each other in 2017 but plans fell through. So, this will be the first time the British and Fillipino boxer to square off in the ring.
Amir Khan is a British professional boxer. At the age of 17, he became Britain’s youngest boxing Olympic medalist and the youngest British professional world champion. He won the WBA title at the age of 22.