Hearns and Roach elected to Hall of Fame

Middleweight great Thomas Hearns and legendary trainer Freddie Roach head the list of 13 people elected on Tuesday to the International Boxing Hall of Fame in the Class of 2012.

Hearns, who used the nickname ‘Hitman’, compiled a 155-8 amateur record and was 61-5-1 with 48 knockouts as a professional, collecting a total of five titles and becoming the first boxer to win titles in four different divisions.

Khan vs Peterson media workout pictures

Amir Khan and Lamont Peterson worked out in front of the media at the Kennedy Recreation Centre in Washington DC ahead of the WBA and IBF title fight in the US capital this weekend.

Khan, who celebrates his 25th birthday on Thursday, revealed that his dedication to the sport was so intense that he had not yet been able to give his fiancée Faryal Makhdoom the sparkling diamond ring he’d bought her.

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Khan arrives in Washington DC pictures

WBA and IBF light-welterweight champion Amir Khan took his road show to Washington DC yesterday as he arrived in the US capital for fight week commitments ahead of his title clash with Lamont Peterson this weekend.

10-Count Quiz: Martin Murray

There’s an old saying about opportunity that when it knocks a man still has to get up off his seat to open the door. When opportunity came knocking for British and Commonwealth middleweight champion Martin Murray, he was already waiting on the front porch.

The Lamont Peterson story

From living on the streets to fighting for two world titles in his hometown of Washington DC, Lamont Peterson has come full circle. The Ringside cameras went to his base in the District of Columbia to find out just how he did it ahead of his WBA and IBF title showdown with Amir Khan on December 10.

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Hatton: ‘Khan not Pacquiao has style to trouble Mayweather’

Light-welterweight legend Ricky Hatton believes that Amir Khan’s style would pose more of a threat to Floyd Mayweather than pound-for-pound king Manny Pacquiao.

Khan British Boxer of the Year

WBA and IBF light-welterweight champion Amir Khan scooped the 2011 British Boxer of the Year gong at the British Boxing Board of Control’s annual awards ceremony on Sunday.

Khan chilling with Tyson

When the Ringside cameras joined Amir Khan out in Los Angeles as he prepared for his upcoming title clash with Lamont Peterson and went ringside for the Pacquiao vs Marquez fight, they captured a moment the talented Brit shared with ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson. This is it…

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