LAS VEGAS, Nevada - An explosive clash between former world champions will land at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 3, when British superstar Amir “King” Khan faces the pride and Brooklyn International Welterweight Champion AMB, Luis Collazo, a co-featured 12-round bout in the evening welterweight Floyd Mayweather vs Marcos Maidana.
“I’m happy to fight again in Las Vegas, and my intention is May 3 make it clear that I belong to this great stage,” Amir khan said. “Luis Collazo is preceded by a great victory, but I’m in amazing shape and ready for this challenge. A win on May 3 will serve to show that I really am one of the best welterweights in the rented boxing,” he said.
“Defeat Victor Ortiz in January was only the beginning,” said Luis Collazo. “Fight and beat Amir Khan in the boring’s biggest stage is an opportunity that comes only once in life and I will make the most, at the same time placed me in the best position to face the winner of the main event. Khan I hope because Brooklyn is ready to take him down, “he said.
“Both Amir Khan and Luis Collazo have made it known they want a shot at the winner of the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana, so what better way for them to prove that they are the next in line to fight in the function May 3 “TIME” said Richard Schaefer, CEO of Golden Boy Promotions. ” These are two exciting former world champions and this fight has the potential to steal the show, “he predicted.