The fight between world champion by the world Boxing organization (WBO) Welterweight weight class Manny Pacquiao and Amir Khan from UK on 23 April. About this, Pacquiao said in his Twitter account.
Manny Pacquiao (@mannypacquiao)
February 26, 2017, 03:10
“The negotiations between the teams of Pacquiao and Khan ended with the agreement that the fight will take place on 23 April, and would like fans,” wrote the athlete.
On 13 February, the athlete created the survey, which invited the fans to choose his next opponent. Among the candidates, in addition to Khan turned out to be a Brit, Kell brook, Australian Jeff horn and American Terence Crawford.
38-year-old Pacquiao spent on a professional ring 67 fights, won 59 wins (38 by knockout), has suffered six defeats. Two more fights with his participation ended in a draw. Khan 31 times proved stronger than their opponents in 19 cases sending them to a knockout. In four battles the British lost.