Schaefer says Khan appeal set for Jan

Goldon Boy Promotions boss Richard Schaefer has revealed that the WBA and IBF will formally investigate Amir Khan’s December 10 title loss to Lamont Peterson in January.

Ortiz vs Berto II press conference pictures

Victor Ortiz and Andre Berto met in Los Angeles yesterday to announce their upcoming rematch on February 11 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and promised a war like their first fight.

In what was one of the fights of 2011, Ortiz and Berto duked it out in April for the WBC welterweight belt in a contest that saw both men hit the canvas twice before Ortiz rallied to a unanimous decision win.

Schaefer: ‘Mayweather vs Ortiz biggest PPV event this year’

Golden Boy Promotions chief executive Richard Schaefer has revealed that the upcoming WBC welterweight contest between Floyd Mayweather and champion Victor Ortiz will be the most ‘heavily promoted’ bout in the history of boxing.

Hatton offered Morales fight

Fan favourite Ricky Hatton has been offered a route back into the ring with a mega-fight against fellow ring veteran Erik Morales, according to Sunday rag News of the World.

The news comes just days after Hatton confirmed in an interview with the Mirror that his fighting days were over, stating, ‘It still breaks my heart to think I won't fight again, but at least I'm man enough to admit it now.’