Boxers Pacquiao and Khan agree on new ‘supergevecht’
The Filipijn Manny Pacquiao and britain’s Amir Khan to agree on a fight. Both topboksers meet on april 23.
Both boxers made Sunday notification of the impending ‘supergevecht’. It is not yet known where that is held.
Pacquiao won world titles in six weight classes. The 38-year-old Filipijn won in november last year the WBO world title in the welterweight by Jessie Vargas to beat.
Earlier that year, he was stopped in favour of his political career. In may 2015 lost Pacquiao of the American Floyd Mayweather in the ‘most expensive’ boksgevecht ever.
Negotiations between team Pacquiao and team Khan have come to terms for the April 23 bout as this is what the fans wanted. #PacquiaoKhan
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03:10 – February 26, 2017
“This is what the fans want”, tweeted Pacquiao, who was responding to the outcome of a survey on Twitter.
The 30-year-old Khan came away as the most popular next opponent of Pacquiao to the front. The final battle of the Brit was in may 2016, when the Mexican Canelo Alvarez him knocked out.