Watch Amir Khan Vs Paulie Malignaggi:boxing

Amir Khan vs Paulie Malignaggi Fight Saturday night in New York

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British boxing sensation Amir Khan is going up against Italian-American boxer Paulie Malignaggi in a classic boxing match scheduled for Saturday night at The Theater, Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Amir Khan is the reigning WBA world light welterweight champion who won the belt at age 22, making him Britain’s third-youngest world champion after Naseem Hamed and Herbie Hide.
He also became the youngest British Olympic boxing medalist when he won silver at the 2004 Athens Olympics at the age of 17. He is commonly known by the nickname “King Khan”


Khan, who is being managed by Oscar de la Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions, became very popular when he fought the legendary Marco Antonio Barrera of Mexico last March 2009.
The fight was stopped towards the end of the fifth round due to Barrera suffering a severe cut in the first round. With Barrera deemed in no position to fight on by the ringside doctor after being allowed to continue for 4 rounds, the fight then went to the scorecards where Khan was ahead on all three (50–44, 50–45, 50–45).
The popular British boxer later moved to the light welterweight division and fought Andreas Kotelnik in July 2009 at the MEN Arena in Manchester, England. Khan won the fight via a unanimous decision.
On 5 December 2009, Khan defeated mandatory challenger Salita in 76 seconds, winning by technical knockout in the first round. Salita was knocked down three times, the first time after just 10 seconds into the fight. It was the first ever loss of Salita’s career.
Amir Khan is being trained by Wild Card Gym owner Freddie Roach who also trains Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao.
Paulie Malignaggi is a 29-year old Italian American boxer and a former IBF Junior welterweight champion. He is the current WBO NABO light welterweight champion.
Malignaggi is known for his quick reflexes and hand speed. He has fought 30 times professionally winning 27 and with three losses
In November 2008, Malignaggi had a chance to face popular British boxer Ricky Hatton but the Italian-American boxer lost by KO on the 11th round after being knocked down several times in the earlier rounds.
Malignaggi’s last fight was a rematch with Juan Diaz in Chicago which he won via a unanimous decision last December 12, 2009
Aside from boxing, Malignaggi is also in acting and commercial modeling.
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