Amir ‘king’ Khan , a British-Pakistani boxer will put his WBA World Super Championship and IBF World Championship belts on the line against Lamont ‘havoc’ Peterson on December , the 10th . This sensational 12-round match up is the main event that takes place in Lamont’s home town of Washington.
Amir Iqbal Khan (26-1, 18 KO's) hailing from Bolton , England has his family origins deep into Kahuta ,Rawalpindi . Khan has been in tremendous form this year with two clinical and satisfying triumphs against Paul McCloskey and Zab Judah. Khan who is rated as the best boxer in the light welter weight division has had an illustrious career since he became the youngest silver medallist in 2004 Olympics just aged 17 . And went on to become the youngest British world champions ever, winning the WBA world title, aged only 22 and defending the WBA title five times before unifying the division.
Lamont Peterson(29-1-1, 15 KO's) hailing from Washington has had a troubled past but a very outstanding career so far. Peterson goes on to say, ’It is for sure the biggest and (most) exciting fight of my career so far", later adding "on 10 December, I will make my dreams come true and ruin Amir's plans to reign over his division". Peterson currently has no belts to his name and hopes that could all change come 10th December.