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Who could Amir Khan fight next?

Read Sport Logo By Charlie Smith of Read Sport | Slide 1 of 6: Amir Khan defeated Samuel Vargas in Birmingham on Saturday night, making it two wins from two since his return to the ring, however, the Brit didn’t have it all his own way.Khan, who had previously only spent 39 seconds inside the ring since his defeat to Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez back in May 2016, went the distance with Vargas, knocking down his opponent in the second and third rounds, before being awarded the victory on points.Despite being knocked down in the second himself, Khan put in a solid performance during the bout, racking up the rounds ahead of his next fight, which is thought to be before the end of the year.The win for Khan has now increased speculation over who the Brit will face next, with plenty of big name fights being thrown around over the past few months.The Olympic silver medalist has recently admitted he could continue his career inside the ring for a further five years, so here at Read Boxing, we’ve found five potential opponents that Khan could face next.

Who could Amir Khan fight next?

Amir Khan defeated Samuel Vargas in Birmingham on Saturday night, making it two wins from two since his return to the ring, however, the Brit didn’t have it all his own way.Khan, who had previously only spent 39 seconds inside the ring since his defeat to Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez back in May 2016, went the distance with Vargas, knocking down his opponent in the second and third rounds, before being awarded the victory on points.Despite being knocked down in the second himself, Khan put in a solid performance during the bout, racking up the rounds ahead of his next fight, which is thought to be before the end of the year.The win for Khan has now increased speculation over who the Brit will face next, with plenty of big name fights being thrown around over the past few months.The Olympic silver medalist has recently admitted he could continue his career inside the ring for a further five years, so here at Read Boxing, we’ve found five potential opponents that Khan could face next.
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